FOA

(redirected from Final Offer Arbitration)
AcronymDefinition
FOAFunding Opportunity Announcement (NIH)
FOAFaculty of Actuaries (various locations)
FOAFundamentals of Advertising (course)
FOAForeign Office Architects (UK)
FOAFreedom of Association
FOAFag Og Arbejde (Danish: Trade and Labour)
FOAField of Activity (various organizations)
FOAFinal Offer Arbitration (aka pendulum arbitration)
FOAFiefdom of Angels (Kevin Max novel)
FOAFurther Oral Activity (education)
FOAFriends of Animals
FOAFuzzy Optimization Algorithm
FOAFirst of All
FOAFiber Optic Association
FOAFollowers of Asura (Age of Conan: Hyborian Adventures; gaming)
FOAFormula One Association
FOAFramework of Agreement (various locations)
FOAForm of Authorization
FOAFate of Atlantis (Indiana Jones computer game)
FOAFax of Acceptance (contracts)
FOAField Operating Agency
FOAFutures and Options Association
FOAFörsvarets Forskningsanstalt (Swedish Defence Research Establishment)
FOAFriends of Archaeology (various locations)
FOAForward Operational Assessment (US Army)
FOAFocus of Attention
FOAFestival of Arts
FOAFoyers Occupationnels d'Accueil (French: Occupational Health Homes)
FOAFirst Office Application
FOAFlèche d'Or Anderlecht (Belgian archery club)
FOAFurther Oral Assessment (education)
FOAFashion Outlets of America Inc. (Lyndhurst, NJ)
FOAFriends of Angelo (loan program)
FOAFoot Orthotic Appliance
FOAFormula One Administration Ltd.
FOAFiber Optic Adapter
FOAFull on Assault
FOAFarmers of America
FOAField Operating Activity
FOAFormatting Objects Authoring (Java application)
FOAFear of Abandonment (psychology)
FOAFiber Optic Amplifier
FOAFlorida Orchestra Association
FOAForm of Address
FOAFriends of Al-Aqsa
FOAFirst Office Acceptance (wireless communications)
FOAForward Operating Agency
FOAFriend of Another (anonymous author)
FOAFriends of Afghanistan
FOAFiber-Optic Attenuator
FOAFront Office Assistant (job title)
FOAFront Office Appearance
FOAForm of Acceptance
FOAField Operations Assistant
FOAFree On Air
FOAForced Oil and Air (cooling power transformer)
FOAFailed on Arrival (product defectiveness)
FOAFederal Odometer Act
FOAFoundation of Annihilation (Counter-Strike gaming clan)
FOAFixed-Object-Attachment (highway safety engineering)
FOAFriends of Amtrak
FOAForamen Ovale Apertum
FOAFoundation for Outdoor Adventure (Britain)
FOAFailure to Obtain Action
FOAFirst Over All
FOAFile Originator's Address
FOAForests Owners' Association (RSA)
FOAFederal Order Administrator (GSA)
FOAFull Operational Assessment
FOAFriends of the Argonauts (Canada)
FOAFitting-Out Activity/Ability/Availability
FOAFriends of Amy Grant
FOAFriends of Abe
FOAForward Operating/Operations Area
FOAFranchise Operating Agreement
FOAFriends of Allonby Canoe Club Liverpool (Liverpool, UK)
FOAForce of Alliance (Wolrd of Warcraft guild)
FOAFunctioning Outer Aspect (Dental)
FOAFuzzy Origination Approach
FOAFunctional Operational Area
FOAFraternity of Assassins Gaming (gaming guild)
FOAFill on Arrival (prescription fulfillment)
FOAFollow-On Acquisition
FOAFreaks of America
FOAFlight Operations and Analysis
FOAFreemans of America (gaming clan)
FOAFresh off the Airplane (Internet slang)
References in periodicals archive ?
Final offer arbitration, sometimes referred to as "last, best offer" or "baseball arbitration," is commonly used to resolve disputes in both the sports industry and in public sector collective bargaining activities (Tulis, 2010; Carrell & Bales, 2012).
Considering final offer arbitration to resolve public sector impasses in times of concession bargaining.
Risk and Final Offer Arbitration Usage Rates: Evidence from Major League Baseball.
This paper helps to fill this void through laboratory experiments in which subjects in the United States and Japan interact in real-time final offer arbitration negotiations, not only within their own groups but also across groups.
For an analysis of final offer arbitration, see Farber (1980).
Using data from Wisconsin teacher negotiations from 1977 to 1986, we compare wage outcomes from the final offer arbitration process with the structure of negotiated wage settlements agreed to under the threat of final offer arbitration for those bargaining pairs that receive an award.
Final offer arbitration was suggested by Stevens (1966) to remedy the chilling effect of conventional arbitration.
Since 1974, major league baseball has utilized final offer arbitration to determine the salaries of some players.
Although the use of field data to study decision-making under final offer arbitration does not suffer from these problems, the empirical results have sometimes been difficult to interpret.
The present literature in Game Theory on Third Party Dispute Resolution is replete with Final Offer Arbitrations (FOA) as well as Tri-period and other forms of arbitration.