• Five nutritional surveys, three being representative of the nation, were assessed using several anthropometric indicators, with reference to the WHO 2006 growth standard. (scielosp.org)
  • As a female begins to produce large quantities of estrogen at the end of puberty, growth plates begin to close, meaning she has reached her adult height, MSNBC.com explains. (hellomotherhood.com)
  • At two years of age, the prevalences of stunted growth, wasting and being overweight ranged from 25.6 to 16.1%, 4.5 to 1.9% and 6.3 to 10.8%, respectively, between 1988 and 2006. (scielosp.org)
  • Understanding the role of these nutritional indicators from birth until two years of age is crucial, as this is when cerebral growth is completed, concluding the first major stage of a child's growth and development. (scielosp.org)
  • As females reach the teenage years, their growth often slows, while young males continue to experience growth spurts long after females have reached peak height. (hellomotherhood.com)
  • Figures presented in non-national surveys compared with national surveys demonstrate a lower incidence of low birth weight, similar levels of stunted growth, being overweight and obesity, and a little higher for wasting. (scielosp.org)
  • 1,2 In this context, birth weight is indicative of the quality of healthcare that the newborn received in utero and in turn, it is the first indicator for evaluating their subsequent growth. (scielosp.org)
  • In situations of undernourishment or an increased requirement for energy to fight infection, the body develops adaptive mechanisms to survive including the delay of weight gain and growth. (scielosp.org)
  • Organ on Chip Market - Growth, Future Prospects and Competitive Analysis, 2018-2026, the global organ on chip market is expected to witness significant growth. (researchandmarkets.com)
  • CRN's 2018 Fast Growth 150 ranks solution providers with gross annual sales of at least $1 million by their two-year growth rate. (crn.com)
  • We found that some cases of CLL show exponential growth, in which it expands without any apparent limit, while other cases show 'logistic' growth, in which it plateaus at a fairly consistent level," said Ivana Bozic, PhD, of the University in Washington, co-lead author of the study. (dana-farber.org)
  • However, if the number surviving exceeds unity on average, the bacterial population undergoes exponential growth . (princeton.edu)
  • In autecological studies, bacterial growth in batch culture can be modeled with four different phases: lag phase (A), exponential or log phase (B), stationary phase (C), and death phase (D). (princeton.edu)
  • The cells do not reproduce in synchrony without explicit and continual prompting (as in experiments with stalked bacteria [ 5 ] ) and their exponential phase growth is often not ever a constant rate, but instead a slowly decaying rate, a constant stochastic response to pressures both to reproduce and to go dormant in the face of declining nutrient concentrations and increasing waste concentrations. (princeton.edu)
  • In comparison to batch culture, bacteria are maintained in exponential growth phase, and the growth rate of the bacteria is known. (princeton.edu)
  • Growth, whether biological, social or economic, may be normal, [Smil] says, but the exponential growth in economies and lifestyles we have seen in recent decades isn't, and can't continue without disastrous consequences. (mit.edu)
  • Keeping up with exponential data growth is possible. (quest.com)
  • Note that Malthus referred to linear growth as arithmetic growth, and to exponential growth as geometric growth. (optusnet.com.au)
  • As this is the exponentialist web site, I felt it to be worthwhile comparing exponential growth (and Couttsian Growth) against linear growth, compound and logistic growth (see links to these articles - above left). (optusnet.com.au)
  • As you will see, it is argued that Couttsian Growth represents a universal law of population growth and is exponential in nature. (optusnet.com.au)
  • Feel free to use the same rate more than once, but never twice in a row (not that it actually matters, but I wouldn't want to confuse people with moments of apparent constant rate exponential growth in this example). (optusnet.com.au)
  • Positive economic growth means an increase in money supply, economic output and productivity. (investopedia.com)
  • The Recession of 2008, or the Great Recession , is an example of a period of economic growth measured as more than two months of negative growth. (investopedia.com)
  • Negative growth rates and economic contraction are also marked by a decrease in real income, higher unemployment, lower levels of industrial production and a decline in wholesale or retail sales. (investopedia.com)
  • The real economic growth rate is measure of economic growth expressed as a percentage and adjusted for inflation. (investopedia.com)
  • Smart growth strategies help communities grow in ways that expand economic opportunity while protecting human health and the environment. (epa.gov)
  • Newsweek crowed last week that China, alone among large economies, will see high growth this year because it 'routinely breaks every rule in the economic textbook' -- implying the mainland can buoy the rapidly slowing global economy. (wsj.com)
  • For the next seven weeks, the American people will be deluged with competing claims, by which the higher growth promised by Bob Dole will be set against the strong economic record of Bill Clinton and the excellent present state of our economy. (wsj.com)
  • He examines the growth of energy conversions and man-made objects that enable economic activities-developments that have been essential to civilization. (mit.edu)
  • During this holiday season, the Pope Center is publishing a short series of articles that question the politically popular assumption that any spending on universities leads to economic growth. (nationalreview.com)
  • Limits to Growth , a study of the patterns and dynamics of human presence on earth, pointed toward environmental and economic collapse within a century if "business as usual" continued. (dartmouth.edu)
  • This enlightening and significant volume focuses on the nature, causes and features of economic growth across a wide range of countries and regions. (repec.org)
  • Covering a variety of growth related topics - from theoretical analyses of economic growth in general to empirical analyses of growth in the OECD, transition economies and developing economies - the distinguished cast of contributors addresses some of the most important contemporary issues and developments in the field. (repec.org)
  • The Representative Firm and Increasing Returns: Then and Now ," Chapters ,in: Economic Growth, chapter 5 Edward Elgar Publishing. (repec.org)
  • A Dynamic Framework for Keynesian Theories of the Business Cycle and Growth ," Chapters ,in: Economic Growth, chapter 6 Edward Elgar Publishing. (repec.org)
  • A Keynesian Model of Unemployment and Growth: Theory ," Chapters ,in: Economic Growth, chapter 7 Edward Elgar Publishing. (repec.org)
  • The Relevance of the Cambridge-Cambridge Controversies in Capital Theory for Econometric Practice ," Chapters ,in: Economic Growth, chapter 9 Edward Elgar Publishing. (repec.org)
  • Foreign Direct Investment and Productivity Spillovers: A Sceptical Analysis of Some OECD Economies ," Chapters ,in: Economic Growth, chapter 10 Edward Elgar Publishing. (repec.org)
  • Increasing Returns and the Distribution of Manufacturing Productivity in the EU Regions ," Chapters ,in: Economic Growth, chapter 11 Edward Elgar Publishing. (repec.org)
  • The Role of Wage-Setting in a Growth Strategy for Europe ," Chapters ,in: Economic Growth, chapter 12 Edward Elgar Publishing. (repec.org)
  • Economic Growth and Beta-Convergence in the East European Transition Economies ," Chapters ,in: Economic Growth, chapter 13 Edward Elgar Publishing. (repec.org)
  • Knowledge Externalities and Growth in Peripheral Regions ," Chapters ,in: Economic Growth, chapter 14 Edward Elgar Publishing. (repec.org)
  • Knowledge, Human Capital and Foreign Direct Investment in Developing Countries: Recent Trends from an Endogenous Growth Theory Perspective ," Chapters ,in: Economic Growth, chapter 15 Edward Elgar Publishing. (repec.org)
  • Strategy for Economic Growth in Brazil: A Post Keynesian Approach ," Chapters ,in: Economic Growth, chapter 17 Edward Elgar Publishing. (repec.org)
  • We look for instances of rapid acceleration in economic growth that are sustained for at least eight years and identify more than 80 such episodes since the 1950s. (repec.org)
  • External shocks tend to produce growth accelerations that eventually fizzle out, while economic reform is a statistically significant predictor of growth accelerations that are sustained. (repec.org)
  • However, growth accelerations tend to be highly upredictable: the vast majority of growth accelerations are unrelated to standard determinants and most instances of economic reform do not produce growth accelerations. (repec.org)
  • Growth Accelerations ," NBER Working Papers 10566, National Bureau of Economic Research, Inc. (repec.org)
  • Slowdowns and Meltdowns: Postwar Growth Evidence from 74 Countries ," NBER Working Papers 6266, National Bureau of Economic Research, Inc. (repec.org)
  • Trade Liberalization and Growth: New Evidence ," World Bank Economic Review , World Bank Group, vol. 22(2), pages 187-231, June. (repec.org)
  • Trade Liberalization and Growth: New Evidence ," NBER Working Papers 10152, National Bureau of Economic Research, Inc. (repec.org)
  • National Policies and Economic Growth: A Reappraisal ," Handbook of Economic Growth ,in: Philippe Aghion & Steven Durlauf (ed. (repec.org)
  • National Policies and Economic Growth: A Reappraisal ," Working Papers 27, Center for Global Development. (repec.org)
  • Reopening the Convergence Debate: A New Look at Cross-Country Growth Empirics ," Journal of Economic Growth , Springer, vol. 1(3), pages 363-389, September. (repec.org)
  • China's economic growth suffered an unexpected slowdown in the first three months of the year, declining to7.7 percent from the previous quarter's 7.9 percent. (yahoo.com)
  • At the ruling Communist Party's annual congress, outgoing Premier Wen Jiabao said the government would spend what it needs to meet the economic growth target of 7.5 percent enshrined in the latest five-year development plan. (yahoo.com)
  • Asian stocks are very much on the front foot, buoyed by expectations of continuing (easy central bank monetary policies) around the globe and China maintaining its economic growth target for the year," said analysts from Charles Stanley in a note on markets. (yahoo.com)
  • So that means boosting the money supply to support economic growth," said Francis Lun, managing director of Lyncean Holdings in Hong Kong. (yahoo.com)
  • We face big challenges to help the world's poorest people and ensure that everyone sees benefits from economic growth. (worldbank.org)
  • Over at TPMCafe's BookClub this week, Gene Sperling is discussing his new book, The Pro-Growth Progressive , which apparently tries to reconcile liberal and policies to promote economic growth. (motherjones.com)
  • Yes, yes, as a country we should certainly be investing in universal health care, strengthening public education, and providing other support services for working families and individuals-though not because these policies will definitely boost economic growth, but because they're the bare minimum requirements of a decent society. (motherjones.com)
  • Would better education be good for economic growth, and help people get the jobs they need, as Alan Greenspan would argue? (motherjones.com)
  • Meanwhile, a single-payer health care system will, of course, relieve businesses of the burden of dealing with health insurance, and that will give GM, Ford, and the rest a tidy boost in profits-and might even make them competitive, as Tom Friedman loves to say-but so long as globalization continues to further inequality, and workers see little of the benefits of economic growth, there's not much reason to care. (motherjones.com)
  • Economic growth and improvement of quality of life have been fastest in those areas where women have higher status, and slowest where they face the greatest disadvantages,'' states the draft ``Programme of Action'' now being debated in New York. (csmonitor.com)
  • The strength of internal demand-that is, the home markets for goods and services-is a central source of economic growth, and has been at least since the Middle Ages. (thenation.com)
  • Social programs-from the minimum wage to earned-income tax credits to the public investment that supports transportation infrastructure, educational equality and high-quality childcare-can be central to economic growth as well as to social justice. (thenation.com)
  • Read on to learn what you can do to support more inclusive growth, restore trust in business, measure your organization's impact in a new way and ultimately improve economic security for a broader population. (ey.com)
  • Achieving the goal of truly inclusive growth requires policies that allow everyone to reap the benefits of economic growth and prosperity. (planning.org)
  • According to the first, preliminary estimate conducted by Statistics Netherlands, the economic growth in the second quarter of 2012 was 0.2 percent relative to the first quarter, but economic growth was 0.5 percent down compared to the second quarter of 2011. (cbs.nl)
  • We cannot expect to improve economic growth with an old education system as the increasing disparities would further delay development. (com.pk)
  • Much has been said and written about the systemic issues in our education sector, with experts viewing it as a hurdle to sustainable economic growth. (com.pk)
  • If we don't develop our educational system, we may fail to become the leading economic power, with a promised GDP growth rate of around seven percent. (com.pk)
  • Development decisions affect many of the things that touch people's everyday lives - their homes, their health, the schools their children attend, the taxes they pay, their daily commute, the natural environment around them, economic growth in their community, and opportunities to achieve their dreams and goals. (epa.gov)
  • Diane Elson is a thought leader on gender-responsive economic development and her contribution to the gender analysis of growth and employment is invaluable to practitioners and academics alike. (ustream.tv)
  • Indonesia is poised to become a world leader in geothermal energy, addressing long-standing supply issues, fostering sustainable economic growth, and driving progress toward its target under the Paris Agreement: the Nationally Determined Contribution (NDC) to establish 23 percent renewable energy by 2025 and reduce carbon emissions by 29 percent by 2030. (worldbank.org)
  • Over-reliance on fossil fuels undermines sustainable development and economic growth. (worldbank.org)
  • Biologists have traditionally focused on biochemistry and genetics as the main drivers of bone growth, but some researchers have felt that the mechanical stresses produced by the growing brain are equally important. (aps.org)
  • The simulations allowed the researchers to study the deformities that result when the soft tissue between two plates hardens too early, halting growth from the suture. (aps.org)
  • To see if there were different patterns of CLL growth among patients, researchers drew on data from 107 patients diagnosed with the disease. (dana-farber.org)
  • The serial testing allowed researchers to calculate growth rates over time for CLL in each patient. (dana-farber.org)
  • To explore whether genetic differences were at the root of these divergent growth patterns, the researchers performed whole-exome sequencing on several CLL samples collected from each patient prior to receiving therapy. (dana-farber.org)
  • Researchers are building a case that long before the nervous system works, the brain sends crucial bioelectric signals to guide the growth of embryonic tissues. (wired.com)
  • Researchers extracted samples of knee joint and quadriceps muscle attachments before and after the course of growth hormone. (amazonaws.com)
  • The main hormones that regulate growth are, perhaps not surprisingly, growth hormone and insulin-like growth factor. (scienceblogs.com)
  • In the last decade, I would venture to say, growth in Asian arrogance has outstripped the growth in Asian economies. (forbes.com)
  • He considers the challenges of tracing the growth of empires and civilizations, explaining that we can chart the growth of organisms across individual and evolutionary time, but that the progress of societies and economies, not so linear, encompasses both decline and renewal. (mit.edu)
  • AMSTERDAM (AP) - World stock markets rose Tuesday as investors applauded China's pledge to stick to growth targets for its economy, the world's second largest. (yahoo.com)
  • Lun also said he believes China's leaders are aiming for something higher than the 7.5 percent growth target announced at the congress. (yahoo.com)
  • The model of growth adopted, which has placed the emphasis on China's coastal regions, has also created a serious income gap between urban and rural areas, with a majority of the rural population falling far behind in living standards as compared to city dwellers. (chinadaily.com.cn)
  • Zheng Xinli, deputy director of the Central Policy Research Office, attributed China's growth to the huge investment and excessive consumption of natural resources. (chinadaily.com.cn)
  • The difference between growth media used for cell culture and those used for microbiological culture is that cells derived from whole organisms and grown in culture often cannot grow without the addition of, for instance, hormones or growth factors which usually occur in vivo . (wikipedia.org)
  • When the pituitary gland doesn't make enough growth hormone - and sometimes other pituitary hormones as well - the condition is called hypopituitarism (say: hy-po-pih-TOO-eh-ter-iz-em). (kidshealth.org)
  • Another gland that produces hormones important for growth is your thyroid (say: THY-royd). (kidshealth.org)
  • At University of Copenhagen in the Journal of Physiology, a human study was published by Sport Scientists that gives us the probable answer: Growth Hormones. (amazonaws.com)
  • But those two parameters remain nearly the same over time, while the bone growth rate decreases with age. (aps.org)
  • So the team suggests that it may be a third option-the width of the stretched suture relative to its equilibrium width (the suture strain), which decreases at the same rate as bone growth. (aps.org)
  • In patients with chronic lymphocytic leukemia (CLL), the rate of disease growth is apt to follow one of three trajectories: relentlessly upward, steadily level, or something in between, scientists at Dana-Farber Cancer Institute, the Broad Institute of MIT and Harvard, Massachusetts General Hospital, and the University of Washington report in a new study. (dana-farber.org)
  • In finance, a growth stock is a stock of a company that generates substantial and sustainable positive cash flow and whose revenues and earnings are expected to increase at a faster rate than the average company within the same industry. (wikipedia.org)
  • Negative growth is typically expressed as a negative percentage rate. (investopedia.com)
  • For example, if you own a company with sales that fall from $1 million to $500,000 in one year, you can calculate the growth rate by plugging the number into the formula. (investopedia.com)
  • Most kids whose heights are between the 3rd percentile and the 97th percentile and who are growing at a steady rate are considered to have normal growth. (kidshealth.org)
  • One of the body changes that happens during puberty is a big increase in your rate of growth - a growth spurt. (kidshealth.org)
  • 4. How does glucose concentraon affect the rate of growth of Saccharomyces cerevisiae? (slideshare.net)
  • How does glucose concentraon affect the rate of growth of 0gl--‐1 Water. (slideshare.net)
  • In recent years, as India has outstripped that sluggish 'Hindu rate of growth' experienced from the 1950s to the 1980s, Indian CEOs and executives have become increasingly overbearing. (forbes.com)
  • The worldwide cloud computing market will grow at a 36% compound annual growth rate (CAGR) through 2016, reaching a market size of $19.5B by 2016. (forbes.com)
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  • It is important to note that for each group, the growth rate increases as the temperature increases only up to an optimum, afterwhich it rapidly declines. (uoguelph.ca)
  • Is the Natural Rate of Growth Exogenous? (repec.org)
  • Growth accelerations tend to be correlated with increases in investment and trade, and with real exchange rate depreciations. (repec.org)
  • CEA estimates that business' costs on compliances officers' salaries have increased 171 percent since 2000 accounting for inflation - an annual growth of 6.9 percent each year on average - or more than twice the rate of growth of the economy. (whitehouse.gov)
  • After reform and opening up in 1978, China started to catch-up with the western world with an average of 10 per cent annual growth rate over the past three decades. (chinadaily.com.cn)
  • Fig. 1 A shows the growth rate of climate forcing due to gases covered by the Montreal Protocol. (pnas.org)
  • Additionally, the Logistic Growth model features an inherent limit to growth, which acts as a feedback mechanism to cause the growth rate to decline as the population increases. (optusnet.com.au)
  • In the complex world of population dynamics, factors which can influence the population growth rate are said to be endogenous (affecting the population density and dependant on it) or exogenous (affecting the population density, but independent of it), resulting in population dynamics models typically described as stochastic , deterministic or a combination of both (Turchin, 2003). (optusnet.com.au)
  • In principle, endogenous and exogenous factors can result in fixed rate or variable rate growth (or shrinkage). (optusnet.com.au)
  • However, it is much more likely in practice for the combined effect of all factors to result in variable rates of growth (rather than a fixed rate of growth) or variable rates of shrinkage (rather than a fixed rate of shrinkage). (optusnet.com.au)
  • Now for Population C plot points for a third line, but this time vary the growth rate for each year between 1% and 2% inclusive for as long as it takes you to double your original figure. (optusnet.com.au)
  • A growth medium or culture medium is a solid, liquid or semi-solid designed to support the growth of microorganisms or cells , or small plants like the moss Physcomitrella patens . (wikipedia.org)
  • The two major types of growth media are those used for cell culture , which use specific cell types derived from plants or animals, and microbiological culture , which are used for growing microorganisms, such as bacteria or fungi . (wikipedia.org)
  • The most common growth media for microorganisms are nutrient broths (liquid nutrient medium) or LB medium ( lysogeny broth ). (wikipedia.org)
  • Minimal media are those that contain the minimum nutrients possible for colony growth, generally without the presence of amino acids, and are often used by microbiologists and geneticists to grow "wild-type" microorganisms. (wikipedia.org)
  • There are a number of factors that affect the survival and growth of microorganisms in food. (uoguelph.ca)
  • Milk and dairy products are generally very rich in nutrients which provides an ideal growth environment for many microorganisms. (uoguelph.ca)
  • All microorganisms require water but the amount necessary for growth varies between species. (uoguelph.ca)
  • As a group, microorganisms are capable of growth over an extremely wide temperature range. (uoguelph.ca)
  • An economy with negative growth rates has declining wage growth and an overall contraction of the money supply . (investopedia.com)
  • Latest Jobs Report Is a 'Dream' for Wall Street Strong employment growth and low wage growth is just what the doctor ordered for stocks. (nymag.com)
  • The Working Poor Got Richer in 2016 Low unemployment and minimum-wage increases sparked strong wage growth at the bottom of America's income ladder in Obama's final year. (nymag.com)
  • Growth charts consist of a series of percentile curves that illustrate the distribution of selected body measurements in children. (cdc.gov)
  • If you are in the 50th percentile on the growth chart, it means half of the kids your age are taller than you are and half are shorter. (kidshealth.org)
  • But some children who are under the 3rd percentile or over the 97th percentile, or who are growing a lot slower or faster than most other kids, may have a growth problem. (kidshealth.org)
  • What is a Student Growth Percentile? (michigan.gov)
  • A series of hemacytometer slides to allow students to practice counting populations and plotting their growth. (slideshare.net)
  • Finally, he looks at growth in complex systems, beginning with the growth of human populations and proceeding to the growth of cities. (mit.edu)
  • But the first thing is find a single population growth model which applies to all populations of all species for all time. (optusnet.com.au)
  • Similarly, when an economy experiences both positive GDP growth and high rates of inflation , people may feel that the economy is on a decline. (investopedia.com)
  • While these arguments will continue with greater intensity between now and Election Day, they have drawn attention away from an obvious reality, namely that our economy is clearly able to deliver higher growth without inflation. (wsj.com)
  • Two, beginning with the Vietnam War, and then the oil shock of the 1970s, increasing demand fueled inflation more than it did real growth. (thenation.com)
  • One of the chemical messengers the pituitary gland sends out to your body is called growth hormone, which (no surprise) is essential for growth. (kidshealth.org)
  • Bacterial growth is the division of one bacterium into two daughter cells in a process called binary fission . (princeton.edu)
  • This basic batch culture growth model draws out and emphasizes aspects of bacterial growth which may differ from the growth of macrofauna. (princeton.edu)
  • Batch culture is the most common laboratory growth method in which bacterial growth is studied, but it is only one of many. (princeton.edu)
  • It is ideally spatially unstructured and temporally unstructured, in a steady state defined by the rates of nutrient supply and bacterial growth. (princeton.edu)
  • Bacterial growth can be suppressed with bacteriostats , without necessarily killing the bacteria. (princeton.edu)
  • Liquid is not the only laboratory environment for bacterial growth. (princeton.edu)
  • Science aid: Bacterial Growth High school (GCSE, Alevel) resource. (princeton.edu)
  • The document Water and Innovation for Green Growth - Policy Perspectives , summarises the main messages that derive from OECD work and international good practice on these and related issues. (oecd.org)
  • It provides an updated and balanced overview of the current state of knowledge and future research perspectives regarding how pollen tubes' growth is driven and regulated by molecular interactions underlying the cellular processes. (springer.com)
  • To celebrate the book's 40th anniversary, the Club of Rome and the Smithsonian Institute hosted a symposium, Perspectives on Limits to Growth: Challenges to Building a Sustainable Planet , in Washington, D.C. in 2012. (dartmouth.edu)
  • The Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC), National Center for Health Statistics (NCHS) sponsored a series of workshops to obtain expert input for revising the NCHS growth charts. (cdc.gov)
  • For me, the most important thing that these highly touted areas have in common is not their universities - although those play a role - but the length of time it took for them to emerge as growth centers. (nationalreview.com)
  • A model predicts skull growth patterns based on mechanical effects, rather than biology, and could help surgeons treating patients with head growth problems. (aps.org)
  • Our findings provide a framework not only for understanding the differing patterns of CLL growth in patients but also for exploring the basic biological mechanisms that underlie these differences," said Catherine J. Wu, MD , of Dana-Farber, the Broad Institute, and Brigham and Women's Hospital, the co-senior author of the study with Gad Getz, PhD , of the Broad Institute and Massachusetts General Hospital. (dana-farber.org)
  • They used a statistical model to determine if the rates were consistent with various patterns of cancer growth. (dana-farber.org)
  • Vellus and terminal hairs follow identical growth patterns. (medicalnewstoday.com)
  • The growth that they've shown over the past few quarters is outstanding," Stefanski said. (cnbc.com)
  • The technical definition of a recession is based on monthly data on jobs, income and manufacturing output, not on the looser definition of two quarters of negative growth. (marketwatch.com)
  • The end of the inventory clearance could be a strong boost to growth in the first and second quarters. (marketwatch.com)
  • The opposite of positive growth is negative growth, and this describes the performance of a company experiencing a decline in sales and earnings. (investopedia.com)
  • The positive but still weak growth for the quarter surprised Wall Street economists, who were looking for a drop of 1.1 percent after a 1.3 percent decline in the third quarter. (marketwatch.com)
  • The economy grew 1.1 percent in 2001, the weakest growth since a 0.5 percent decline in 1991. (marketwatch.com)
  • Image of gilthead sea bream By Roberto Pillon - http://www.fishbase.us/photos/UploadedBy.php?autoctr=13070&win=uploaded, CC BY 3.0, https://commons.wikimedia.org/w/index.php?curid=20825139 A new study published in the American Journal of Physiology - Regulatory, Integrative and Comparative Physiology explored the effects of exercise on growth and hormone regulation in gilthead sea bream (Sparus aurata). (scienceblogs.com)
  • Excessive regulation is a tax on the economy, costing the U.S. an average of 0.8 percent of GDP growth per year since 1980. (whitehouse.gov)
  • Students who believe their intelligence is not "fixed" and can be improved are said to have a "growth mindset. (edweek.org)
  • Based on exclusive results from an original national survey, this Education Week Research Center report examines the concept of growth mindset as well as key misconceptions that could undermine its effectiveness. (edweek.org)
  • Video: What Is a Growth Mindset? (edweek.org)
  • This Growth & Goals Module helps learners take greater control of their learning by helping students develop proficiency in goal-setting, metacognition, self-regulated learning, and growth mindset. (merlot.org)
  • A protein called nerve-growth factor is important for the growth of some parts of the mammalian nervous system. (britannica.com)
  • If too much of the nerve-growth factor is present, growth of sympathetic nerve fibres is extensive and aberrant. (britannica.com)
  • nerve growth factor) that is essential for the survival of the neuron synapsing with it. (britannica.com)
  • the tumour that they named nerve-growth factor (NGF). (britannica.com)
  • To be classified as a growth stock, analysts generally expect companies to achieve a 15 percent or higher return on equity. (wikipedia.org)
  • Analysts use growth rates as a measure of performance. (investopedia.com)
  • A scientist, author, teacher, and farmer committed to helping society create a sustainable path, she was one of the world's foremost systems analysts and lead author of Limits to Growth and its 20- and 30-year updates . (dartmouth.edu)
  • The World Bank and private sector analysts have trimmed their forecasts for full-year growth, though to still robust levels of about 8 percent. (yahoo.com)
  • He begins with organisms whose mature sizes range from microscopic to enormous, looking at disease-causing microbes, the cultivation of staple crops, and human growth from infancy to adulthood. (mit.edu)
  • Growth stocks usually pay smaller dividends, as the company typically reinvests retained earnings in capital projects. (wikipedia.org)
  • CAN SLIM is a method which identifies growth stocks and was created by William O'Neil a stock broker and publisher of Investors Business Daily. (wikipedia.org)
  • Since 1982, the growth stocks have beaten value stocks during: 1982 1985 1987 1989-91 1995-99 2007 2010 During the rest of the years, the value stocks have done better. (wikipedia.org)
  • Note that the 5 years preceding the dot-com bubble burst, growth stocks did better than value, since then value stocks have generally done better. (wikipedia.org)
  • A year ago we thought large-company growth stocks were poised to make their long-awaited comeback ( Stocks for the Times , March 2006). (kiplinger.com)
  • Culture media contain all the elements that most bacteria need for growth and are not selective, so they are used for the general cultivation and maintenance of bacteria kept in laboratory culture collections. (wikipedia.org)
  • Through smart growth approaches that enhance neighborhoods and involve residents in development decisions, these communities are creating vibrant places to live, work, and play. (epa.gov)
  • The predictions succeed an expected revenue growth for 1998 of 21.3% over 1997, a slightly lower result than the executives had expected earlier this year. (informationweek.com)
  • Growth Beach's sports activity economy is found around four clean stock markets - Platinum, Hardwood, Rock and roll, and Flat iron - or even a position valuable, Crystal. (storify.com)
  • Norkem, which is based in Knutsford, Cheshire, enjoyed bumper revenue growth in the UK and overseas during a record year, which included the opening of an office in Australia, entry into new markets in Brazil, Turkey, Malaysia and the Baltic states, and the launch of new several products. (prweb.com)
  • To the contrary, many now agree that social programs are invariably a cost to the economy because they reduce growth by sucking funds from private capital markets. (thenation.com)
  • Twenty-five years ago, some, like Nicholas Kaldor of Cambridge University, argued that large markets were a key to growth. (thenation.com)
  • As Hayley Platt reports a drive to seek new markets outside Europe could further boost UK growth. (reuters.com)
  • The marginal growth in the first half of this year was preceded by contraction in the latter half of 2011. (cbs.nl)
  • Despite this marginal growth, the Netherlands is still going through a period of recession. (cbs.nl)
  • Dr. Donella Meadows, the lead author of Limits to Growth and its updates, was a professor of Environmental Studies at Dartmouth College until her death in 2001. (dartmouth.edu)
  • As you will see, this approach fundamentally challenges the usual assumptions built into population growth models around limits to growth and population density feedback mechanisms. (optusnet.com.au)
  • This is not to say that limits to growth and population density are not important - they are important. (optusnet.com.au)
  • The growth factor was first discovered by Rita Levi-Montalcini , which won her a Nobel Prize in Physiology or Medicine . (wikipedia.org)
  • But there is a way for government and business to create strategies, programs and policies that will drive growth for everyone. (ey.com)
  • Learn more about what smart growth strategies look like on the ground in cities, suburbs, small towns, and rural areas in This Is Smart Growth . (epa.gov)
  • Smart growth" covers a range of development and conservation strategies that help protect our health and natural environment and make our communities more attractive, economically stronger, and more socially diverse. (epa.gov)
  • Image of C. elegans from http://www.easternct.edu/~adams/C.eleganslanding.html New research published in PLOS Genetics shows that starving C. elegans (Caenorhabditis elegans) during the late larval stage of development when the worms are undergoing tissue growth and formation halts cellular activity at previously unknown checkpoints in their development. (scienceblogs.com)
  • Recurring periods of negative growth are one of the most commonly used measures to determine whether an economy is experiencing a recession or depression. (investopedia.com)
  • In situations where negative growth occurs, the real value of wages is increasing, and consumers may consider the economy to be stable or improving. (investopedia.com)
  • The slower growth of manufacturing activities in April confirmed a fragile growth recovery of the Chinese economy as external demand deteriorated," said HSBC economist Hongbin Qu in a statement. (yahoo.com)
  • The uncertain economy is not holding back executives at technology companies from predicting growth in 1999, according to a report released yesterday by PricewaterhouseCoopers. (informationweek.com)
  • According to the company's quarterly "Technology Barometer" survey of 376 executives at fast-growing technology product and service companies, business leaders are predicting overall economy growth of only 2.7% for 1999, and only 52% of the respondents said they are optimistic about the economy. (informationweek.com)
  • Growth hormone had no effect on the protein fibres responsible for muscle contraction [myofibrillar protein]. (amazonaws.com)
  • This time series of images shows the growth of the city between 1976, when the population was 6 million, and 1989, when the population was 9 million, and 2004, when the population was 13 million. (nasa.gov)
  • States can support and enable these and other tools to foster inclusive growth and expanded housing opportunity across all communities. (planning.org)
  • Smil, whose research spans energy, population and environmental change, drives home the cost of growth on a finite planet. (mit.edu)
  • A MAJOR United Nations meeting in New York this week is setting the scene for how the world handles population growth into the 21st century. (csmonitor.com)
  • Nafis Sadik, executive director of the UN Population Fund and secretary-general of the 170-nation Cairo conference, points out the importance of reducing growth rates that result in an additional 90 million people each year. (csmonitor.com)
  • Overall, there is a much broader understanding of how everything connects,'' says Susan Weber, executive director of the research and advocacy group Zero Population Growth. (csmonitor.com)
  • A very early but hopelessly naive attempt at a population growth model is the Fibonnaci numbers . (optusnet.com.au)
  • Population growth and politics. (bmj.com)
  • Potts M . Population growth and politics. (bmj.com)
  • This document provides step-by-step instructions on how to access and calculate a mean SGP to determine an educator evaluation student growth rating for state assessment data using a Microsoft Excel tool developed by the MDE. (michigan.gov)