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    • A Comparison of the Financial Reporting Standards of the United States and Germany 

      Glymph, Sarah (Northern Illinois University, 2002)
      German companies are having difficulties translating financial statements from German accounting standards to United States Generally Accepted Accounting Standards in order to trade stock on United States stock exchanges. ...
    • Compassion fatigue 

      Jackson, Amanda (Student of family, consumer, and nutrition sciences) (Northern Illinois University, 2005)
      This paper addresses the issue of compassion fatigue as a symptom of the stress and strain induced upon individuals working with the field of social services. The purpose of this paper is to make individuals aware of the ...
    • The Compensation of Resident Assistants and its Results on RA Retention 

      Muszynski, Beth (Northern Illinois University, 1999)
      This study examines the role of compensation in relation to the resident assistant position. The purpose of the research is to evaluate if the compensation packages currently offered affect RA retention. This is the first ...
    • Competition and activity levels in Nasonia vitripennis 

      Christiansen, Shannon (Northern Illinois University, 1998)
      Nasonia vitripennis is a parasitoid wasp. It is a haplodiploid, which means that virgin females can lay only sons but mated females can lay sons or daughters. First, I tested females to see if contact would increase their ...
    • The Components and Techniques of Working Capital Management in Corporate Finance 

      Clemente, Constance (Northern Illinois University, 1988)
      Working Capital management is an important aspect of financial management in most firms. Working Capital is the sum of current assets in a firm which provide profitability and liquidity to a firm. Profitability ensures ...
    • A computer feasibility study covering the automation of Thermal Security Products 

      Dishop, Carol (Northern Illinois University, 1985)
      Description of TSP: Thermal Security Products is a manufacturing firm which produces steel replacement doors, thermal windows, and rolling shutters. The doors are purchased as blanks and then modified to order. This includes ...
    • Computer programming in the junoir high 

      Hartsock, Stacey L. (Northern Illinois University, 1990)
      Computers. They used to be mystical and magical in appearance. We were all amazed at their capabilities. [While] that was at the infancy of the computer [then], the students in the schools today are growing up in a ...
    • Computer-aided diagnosis of voice disorders 

      Brancewicz, Therese (Northern Illinois University, 1986)
      The field of communicative disorders is still a relatively young one. Speech and language are extremely complex processes, which are not yet fully understood. But, as the rest of science and technology is advancing by leaps ...
    • Computerized capacity planning 

      Stemke, John C. (Northern Illinois University, 1990)
      The purpose of this project is to apply the concepts and techniques of capacity planning. The specific technique used is known as Capacity Requirements Planning. To avoid complication, this program is designed to be only ...
    • Computing Lattice Point Solutions to Certain Diophantine Equations 

      Hill, Alexandra J., 1999-- (Northern Illinois University, 2019-05-05)
      This project focuses on studying solutions to certain equations. The solutions sought are whole numbers. The equations considered in the project are certain Diophantine equations. The equations are created with two variables ...
    • Conceptualization of post-traumatic stress disorder : differences by trauma type and gender 

      Muklewicz, Tracy (Northern Illinois University, 2000)
      Posttraumatic Stress Disorder has carried various implications for clinicians, particularly in the areas of gender and trauma type. Extensive literature review provides indication that individual research is fairly restricted ...
    • Conflict of Interest Problems Arising in Personal Financial Planning 

      Bubbers, Jeffery A. (Northern Illinois University, 1993)
      The recent addition of Personal Financial Planning as an area in the accounting profession has significantly increased the opportunities available to CPA's. Along with this growth, has come many questions dealing with how ...
    • Conflicts of Interest Concerning Brokerage Remuneration and the Current Lack of Proper Disclosure to Investors 

      Ricci, Matthew (Northern Illinois University, 2005)
      Within the brokerage industry, hidden potential conflicts of interest between brokerage firms and investors exist concerning brokerage remuneration. Usually unknown to the investor, the brokerage agent has incentives, other ...
    • Congressional Funding for the Department of Veterans Affairs: Effects of Partisanship and Veteran Status 

      Mead, Shadrick M. (Northern Illinois University, 2017-05-04)
      This paper analyzes the reoccurring rhetoric of the Republican Party of minimal government spending and its relation to budget allocations, as a percent of the total US budget, for the Department of Veterans Affairs (VA). ...
    • Connecting Mothers and Infants in the NICU 

      Lloyd, O.N., 1995- (Northern Illinois University, 2016-12-01)
      When one thinks of the neonatal intensive care unit (NICU), technical skills and electronic monitoring are often considered the most important. While this may be appropriate when considering the maternal-infant experience ...
    • A Connection Between Hearing & Cognition: A Case Study 

      Brink, Danielle (Northern Illinois University, 2012)
      This paper is a single case study following an individual diagnosed with CADAS IL (cerebral autosomal dominant arteriopathy with subcortical infartes and leukoencoephalopathy) who also has a bilateral sensorineural hearing ...
    • The consequences of cranial-facial anomalies 

      Andalina, Elissa Marie (Northern Illinois University, 2002)
      Everyday communication is essential. Not being able to communicate efficiently can pose many threats to a person with a communicative disorder. Throughout the process of my literature review, I have come to realize that ...
    • Constituency Size and the Percentage of Women in State Legistlature 

      Sienko, Jennifer S., 1995-- (Northern Illinois University, 2017-05-05)
      Women are constantly being underrepresented in the American political system. The purpose of this paper is to emphasize the importance of women in state legislature and why constituency size might matter in order for them ...
    • Construing Clinton and Trump: The Effects of Psychological Distance and Voter Preference 

      Hinshaw, Clarissa R., 1995-- (Northern Illinois University, 2017-05-05)
      People live in the here and now, although they can think about distal events, places and times. Thinking about distal time, places and people are referred to as psychological distance. Psychological distance is correlated ...
    • Contemporary inventory management systems : are they capitalizing on current research and methods? 

      Soliman, Hadam (Northern Illinois University, 2003)
      The purpose of this research is to examine current companies and the inventory systems they are using. Furthermore, factors that companies have considered when implementing their inventory systems will be also be considered. ...