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special interest

A UK term for a focused interest and expertise in a medically qualified doctor in addition to his or her specialty, as would be an anaesthetist with a special interest in pulmonary hypertension. Special interests may be developed by the doctor even in absence of a recognised sub-specialty.
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In the case of the settlement authority, for example, the Department of Justice could offer the violator a choice: pay the settlement directly to the Treasury, in which case the firm is liable for the full amount of the settlement, which is the threatened action, or pay a fraction of the settlement directly to a specific interest group or groups, which is the politician's demand.
The interest group causes government framework may best be thought of within a production function framework.
In this paper, we explore an alternative source of the policy stability observed in democracies: special interest groups. As noted by Freedom House, a cornerstone of democracy is the granting of both political rights and civil liberties.
Regarding contacts of delegates with either domestic, foreign, or global organizations, there was not much of a difference with the perspective from interest group representatives.
whether it stays in the physical range of the interest group. In this situation, the user should send keep-alive message to the CCC to keep its status periodically.
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These demands call into question the very role that governments, as well as other engagement partners, play in engagement processes and open the door for an increased role for other engagement partners (e.g., interest groups).
A seminar, marking the addition of another interest group under the QGBC umbrella, was held under the theme 'Natural Systems' at the InterContinental Hotel in Doha recently.
Lang said: "What I'd like to see happen is the special interest group will allow a greater understanding of what SMEs have to offer.
Interest Group initiative at RECon 2010 as part of an overall ICSC effort to customize its educational offerings.
Gordon Tullock and later analysts in the Virginia School proposed that interest group efforts wasted resources by creating monopolies sanctioned by the state.
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