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Decentralization of Managerial Authority

Decentralization of Managerial Authority

Date: 1958
Creator: Kirkpatrick, Thomas O.
Description: This study of decentralization of managerial authority looks at the nature of authority and its relationship to organizations; factors which indicate a basis for greater decentralization of managerial authority; case studies of corporations that decentralized managerial authority; and the human relations aspects of decentralization of authority.
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Growth Based on Physical Units of Production for Selected Periods, 1925-1954

Growth Based on Physical Units of Production for Selected Periods, 1925-1954

Date: 1958
Creator: Bishop, James A.
Description: It is the purpose of this study to provide growth rates based on units of physical production or output.
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Accounting for Self-Insurance--Theory and Practice

Accounting for Self-Insurance--Theory and Practice

Date: August 1957
Creator: Saleh, John Thomas
Description: This study is an investigation of the theoretical accounting viewpoints and the accounting procedures used in business practice for the origination and administration of a self-insurance program. The purpose of this study is to compare the correct theoretical accounting procedures for self-insurance planning with those used in practice today.
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A Comparison of Insurace Curricula of Accredited Colleges and Universities in Texas with the Curricula Recommended by 100 Selected Insurance Companies Operating in the State of Texas

A Comparison of Insurace Curricula of Accredited Colleges and Universities in Texas with the Curricula Recommended by 100 Selected Insurance Companies Operating in the State of Texas

Date: 1957
Creator: Lyles, Henry Francis
Description: This study was undertaken to determine whether the curricula of the colleges and universities are meeting the needs of the growing insurance industry. This study will determine, first, whether the insurance curricula of the accredited four-year colleges and universities in the state of Texas fulfill the needs of the insurance industry as reported by 100 selected insurance companies operating in the state of Texas. Second, this study will compare the insurance program at North Texas State College with the programs of other accredited colleges and universities in Texas. Third, from the foregoing analysis this study will attempt to determine whether the insurance program at North Texas State College could be improved. As a final consideration, this study will determine whether the insurance companies desire colleges and universities to offer special short courses for their insurance personnel.
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Guides to Executive Job Evaluation

Guides to Executive Job Evaluation

Date: 1957
Creator: Donelson, John F.
Description: This study will endeavor to point out, discuss, and objectify the more fundamental considerations basic to any investigation of the subject. In conjunction with the above aims, this study will include a description of the problems found in evaluating managerial positions and some of the ways these problems have been met.
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Religion in Industry

Religion in Industry

Date: 1957
Creator: Hess, Edward W.
Description: The purpose of this study is to outline to interested employers and employees the developments that have taken place in the establishment of religious programs within industry. This study should stimulate thinking as to whether or not such a program will develop better inter-personal relationships in working situations.
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Situation-Type Problems for Use in Elementary Accounting

Situation-Type Problems for Use in Elementary Accounting

Date: 1957
Creator: Henderson, Porter Wyatt
Description: The problem of this study is to develop a series of "situation-type" problems to be used in the teaching of the first course in elementary accounting at North Texas State College. The solutions for the problems were prepared contemporaneously with the problems to save the instructor's time when the problems are used. These problems are to include the phases of accounting of theory and principles in addition to the recording and classifying.
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Union Attitudes Toward Job Evaluation

Union Attitudes Toward Job Evaluation

Date: August 1956
Creator: Noe, Robert M.
Description: Because union attitude toward formal systems of job evaluation can make or break proposed or existing installations, the ferreting out of these attitudes is of utmost importance in achieving mutual understanding which is necessary for a successful program. The purpose of this study was to determine the consensus of unions toward job evaluation and to obtain some indication of just how wide the variation in attitude actually is.
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An Analysis of the Progress of Unions in Organizing Professional Engineers

An Analysis of the Progress of Unions in Organizing Professional Engineers

Date: 1956
Creator: Montgomery, Austin H.
Description: The problems of this research report were threefold: 1. To trace the history of the unionization of engineers from its inception to the present time. 2. To present the arguments of those individuals and groups who practice and favor engineering unionization, and to set fort the counter-arguments of those individuals and groups who reject unionization for engineers. 3. To summarize the facts and opinions discovered and, in view of these findings, to draw conclusions on the merits and the trend of engineering unionization.
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A Comparison of Selected Factors in Undergraduate Programs in Business Teacher Education in Texas with Criteria Recommended for Business Teacher Education, 1956

A Comparison of Selected Factors in Undergraduate Programs in Business Teacher Education in Texas with Criteria Recommended for Business Teacher Education, 1956

Date: 1956
Creator: Otey, Evelyn I.
Description: The purpose of this study was to compare selected factors in undergraduate programs in business teacher education in Texas with criteria recommended for business teacher education. The factors selected were: (1) the business teacher education curriculum, (2) professional laboratory experiences of prospective business teachers, and (3) educational preparation, experience, and professional activities of the business education college faculty.
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Growth Based on Corporate Profits for Selected Periods, 1925-1954

Growth Based on Corporate Profits for Selected Periods, 1925-1954

Date: 1956
Creator: Eldridge, Thomas Edwin
Description: This study is one of five such studies dealing with the general subject of growth which have been undertaken recently in the School of Business of North Texas State College. This study is the third in the series and is concerned, as were the previous studies, with the general subject of growth. However, this third study is concerned with the compound annual rates of growth, during definite economic epochs, of net profit after taxes for more than 150 prominent corporations. The problem involved in this study is threefold: (1) to determine what constitutes growth, (2) to determine which corporations are growing, and (3) to determine as nearly as possible the growth characteristics of the corporations employed.
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Personnel Management Curricular Requirements of Member Schools of the American Association of Collegiate Schools of Business

Personnel Management Curricular Requirements of Member Schools of the American Association of Collegiate Schools of Business

Date: 1956
Creator: Lann, Arlene Wills
Description: The general purpose of this study is to determine the principal curricular requirements in the field of personnel management which now are prescribed by member institutions in the American Association of Collegiate Schools of Business.
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Executive Compensation Practices of Twenty-Five Texas Companies

Executive Compensation Practices of Twenty-Five Texas Companies

Date: August 1955
Creator: Demetruk, Jack Fredric
Description: The specific purpose of this study will be: (1) to find what factors determine the amount of pay that executives in twenty-five Texas companies receive, and how personal factors are ranked in setting their salaries; (2) to determine present and proposed utilization of formal job evaluation methods among the twenty-five Texas companies in setting executive salaries; (3) to find which methods of remuneration are used for executives of different levels in the twenty-five Texas companies; (4) to determine who has the final responsibility for the administration of executive salaries in the twenty-five Texas companies; and (5) to determine the means used in appraising executive merit or worth in determining salary adjustments while an individual remains in the same position.
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Organization of the Controller's Division, Dallas Assembly Plant of the Ford Motor Company

Organization of the Controller's Division, Dallas Assembly Plant of the Ford Motor Company

Date: August 1955
Creator: McCullough, H. E., Jr.
Description: The purpose of this study was to conduct a case study of the controller function of one of the assembly plants, which is typical in organization and functions of all the assembly plants within the Ford Division. The Controllership of the Dallas Assembly Plant of the Ford Motor Company was studied, and its functions and relationship to management were shown.
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A Survey of Programs for Developing Store Managers for Retail Shoe Chain Organizations

A Survey of Programs for Developing Store Managers for Retail Shoe Chain Organizations

Date: August 1955
Creator: Slater, W. B., Jr.
Description: The purpose of the study was to determine the practices of a selected number of chain shoe store organizations in training management personnel for their retail shoe outlets. The data secured from these sources will also be compared with the opinions of several authorities in the field of management to determine the extent to which the practices in actual use agree with those recommended.
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Advantages of Marginal Costing as Compared to the Hour Rate or Normal Costing Now Used as the Basis of Price Determination in the Forms Division

Advantages of Marginal Costing as Compared to the Hour Rate or Normal Costing Now Used as the Basis of Price Determination in the Forms Division

Date: May 1955
Creator: Evans, Wayne W.
Description: This thesis is designed to emphasize and illustrate that marginal costing is a tool of management that can make clear the how, when, why, and wherefor of the price determining affect and its results.
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A Study of the Minimum Salary Commission of the North Texas Conference of the Methodist Church

A Study of the Minimum Salary Commission of the North Texas Conference of the Methodist Church

Date: January 1955
Creator: Traster, Elden Douglas
Description: "This paper is limited to a study of a sample of churches receiving support from the Commission on Minimum Salary of the North Texas Conference of the Methodist Church. It is further limited to the phases of membership, budgets, World Service, and minimum salary. The period to be covered is the four years from June, 1949, to June, 1953, during which time the Commission operated under the same principles and officers."-- leaf 1.
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A Study of the Sales Growth for 100 Large Corporations

A Study of the Sales Growth for 100 Large Corporations

Date: January 1955
Creator: Vaughn, Donald Earl
Description: The purposes of this study are (1) an attempt to set up a standard of measurement whereby an investor can evaluate favorable or unfavorable sales growth of a particular company over a period of years, and (2) to provide a list of companies which have shown unusual ability to grow.
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A Study of Uniform Certified Public Accountant Examinations, 1943-1954

A Study of Uniform Certified Public Accountant Examinations, 1943-1954

Date: 1955
Creator: Pickrell, Thomas R.
Description: The purpose of this study is to reveal the current thinking in accounting as indicated by the questioning of candidates for the CPA examinations and to prepare a topical arrangement of the questions that have appeared on the uniform CPA examinations for the last twelve years.
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An Analysis of Personnel Programs Currently in Use in Selected Texas Banks

An Analysis of Personnel Programs Currently in Use in Selected Texas Banks

Date: August 1954
Creator: Honea, Arthur A.
Description: It is the purpose of this study to survey and appraise the personnel programs currently in use in selected Texas banks.
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A Comparison of the Qualifications of Junior College Business Education Teachers in Texas with the Qualifications Desired by Junior College Presidents

A Comparison of the Qualifications of Junior College Business Education Teachers in Texas with the Qualifications Desired by Junior College Presidents

Date: August 1954
Creator: Vail, Harold W.
Description: The purpose of this investigation was twofold, namely: 1. To determine the personal characteristics and qualifications of the junior college business teachers in Texas; 2. To determine how well these characteristics match the desired qualifications given by college hiring personnel--presidents.
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Production Control Systems of Nine Texas Shoe Manufacturers

Production Control Systems of Nine Texas Shoe Manufacturers

Date: August 1954
Creator: Worley, George Dow
Description: The general production control practices of the shoe industry are basically similar to the production planning of other small businesses in the consumer field. This study will reduce to concrete form the types of production control used by the shoe industry of Texas.
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An Analysis of the Correspondence-improvement Program at Great American Reserve Insurance Company Dallas, Texas

An Analysis of the Correspondence-improvement Program at Great American Reserve Insurance Company Dallas, Texas

Date: June 1954
Creator: Brock, Luther A.
Description: A preliminary purpose of this study in the area of business communications was that of determining the status of correspondence improvement in stock life insurance companies in Dallas. However, the major purpose, which stemmed from the preliminary one, was to study intensively the approach used in Great American.
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Private Beliefs of America's Financial Analysts--1953

Private Beliefs of America's Financial Analysts--1953

Date: March 1954
Creator: Hansel, John
Description: This study will furnish the reader with general and specific investment advice as taken from questionnaires sent to a group of men who specialize in giving investment and financial advice -- financial analysts.
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