• behaviors
  • They result from such risk-taking behaviors as fighting, substance abuse, suicide, and sexual activity rather than from illnesses. (hhs.gov)
  • Changes in teen participation in specific risk behaviors have been well documented. (hhs.gov)
  • This booklet provides a statistical portrait of teen participation in 10 of the most prevalent risk behaviors. (hhs.gov)
  • Three recent surveys measure relevant health risk behaviors in teens. (hhs.gov)
  • It was designed primarily to examine behavorial aspects of young men's sexual and reproductive behaviors and includes extensive measures of nonsexual risk-taking. (hhs.gov)
  • Prior studies of health risk behaviors among adolescents have been hampered by concerns about the honesty of self-reports for behaviors that are highly sensitive and potentially illegal. (hhs.gov)
  • Researchers using NSAM found that teen males were significantly more likely to report participation in many health risk behaviors using the computer rather than the paper self-administered questionnaires. (hhs.gov)
  • Quality communication such as helping behaviors and information-sharing causes groups to be superior to the average individual in terms of the quality of decisions and effectiveness of decisions made or actions taken. (wikipedia.org)
  • Abstract
  • The Prince is sometimes claimed to be one of the first works of modern philosophy, especially modern political philosophy, in which the effective truth is taken to be more important than any abstract ideal. (wikipedia.org)
  • risky
  • A labor income tax may actually raise demand for the risky capital asset if human capital risk and physical capital risk are positively correlated. (imf.org)
  • For example, a tax on investment returns (from risky and riskless assets) is equivalent, with an adjustment in the government's portfolio, to a tax on the riskless component of investment returns or to an ex ante wealth tax -- both of which absorb no private risk and yield certain revenue. (repec.org)
  • Citation
  • citation needed] A Cornell study from 2006 determined that teens are more likely to consider risk while making a decision, and for a longer period of time, than adults. (wikipedia.org)
  • depends
  • We also find that institutional investors' risk taking is determined by their risk bearing capacity, where this risk bearing capacity depends on capital, size, reinsurance, underwriting risk and human and financial wealth per pension plan participant. (repec.org)
  • However, if there are random fluctuations in labor income, then the effect depends on the nature of interaction between wage risk and investment income risk. (imf.org)
  • paper
  • This paper studies alternative methods of privatizing a formerly communist firm in the presence of imperfect risk markets. (nber.org)
  • This paper is the first that formally compares investment risk taking by pension funds and insurance firms. (repec.org)
  • Bank risk taking and liquidity creation following regulatory interventions and capital support ," Discussion Paper 2011-088, Tilburg University, Center for Economic Research. (repec.org)
  • assets
  • He had just announced a plan for the bank to boost trading risk by holding more assets on its books, both to help customers and to bet on markets. (ibtimes.com)
  • Governance
  • The greater market discipline and more stringent corporate governance are exercised as a result of shareholders' direct risk of stock dilution in case conversion was triggered. (wikipedia.org)
  • Capital
  • Hence, as compared to common equity, the cost of capital and, consequently, the cost of maintaining a risk absorbing facility are lower. (wikipedia.org)
  • management
  • In trying to become what some dubbed a mini-Goldman, Corzine's MF Global may have leveraged its bets too much and may not have paid enough attention to risk management. (ibtimes.com)
  • Risk management, based on reliable and timely enterprise data, is rapidly evolving to become an integral part of the financial services business - enabling faster decisions, addressing regulatory compliance, improving profitability and reducing costs. (sas.com)
  • result
  • This result is robust across a number of different specifications that account, inter alia, for the potential endogeneity of interest rates and/or the dynamics of bank risk. (repec.org)
  • individual
  • Group members come to the table with an individual preference for a choice under risk, based on privately received information, and can share this information with fellow group members. (repec.org)
  • They then make a decision under risk on behalf of the group using a random dictatorship mechanism, as well as an individual decision. (repec.org)
  • not only to the health of the individual, but those around them as sleep deprivation increases the risk of human-error related accidents, especially with vigilance-based tasks involving technology. (wikipedia.org)
  • Considered a form of attribution, the individual assumes that others either are responsible for taking action or have already done so. (wikipedia.org)
  • Thus, the individual does not perceive it as his or her responsibility to take action. (wikipedia.org)
  • less
  • Diffusion of responsibility is a sociopsychological phenomenon whereby a person is less likely to take responsibility for action or inaction when others are present. (wikipedia.org)
  • financial
  • His strategic shift did not sit well with some employees, and came at a time when credit ratings agencies and financial markets are very unforgiving of high-risk strategies. (ibtimes.com)
  • Better risk taking will ulti-mately differentiate financial institutions from competitors, ensure survival and fuel growth in today's global economy. (sas.com)
  • however
  • However, recipients of TARP funds were then encouraged to make additional loans despite increased borrower risk. (repec.org)
  • But the idea of suing for multimillions of dollars for damages is not going to be something you can do outside the U.S." However, Americans and Europeans going overseas as medical tourists may not be able to take effective legal action if they are dissatisfied with their experience. (wikipedia.org)
  • effects
  • When the insurance and disincentive effects are jointly taken into account, a Pareto efficient tax structure implies a strictly positive tax rate. (imf.org)
  • quality
  • For these reasons, potential clients may face unknowns and risks related to quality, safety and ethics. (wikipedia.org)
  • Groups
  • We report an experiment examining risk taking and information aggregation in groups. (repec.org)
  • Additional developments have taken place within group communication theory as researchers move away from conducting research on zero-history groups, and toward a "bona fide" groups perspective. (wikipedia.org)
  • place
  • Dr. Stephen Covert took Largo's place as Pine View principal on July 1, 2013. (wikipedia.org)
  • Vossajazz or Vossa Jazz (established 19 December 1973) is an international jazz festival in Voss, Norway, which takes place annually during the week before Easter, and which also includes concerts throughout the year. (wikipedia.org)
  • Since 1986 the festival has always taken place during the palm weekend. (wikipedia.org)
  • action
  • Dulski joined Change.org after taking action on a petition started by Travyon Martin's parents, and was later recruited to join the team as its new COO and president. (wikipedia.org)
  • young
  • Just over one in 10 young drivers (12.35%) suggested it is not even dangerous to use a phone while behind the wheel, with one in three (33.66%) saying that changing the tracks on an MP3 player does not pose a risk. (rac.co.uk)
  • The North West region is home to the highest proportion of young risk-takers on the roads, the survey found, with almost one in five (17.82%) stating the belief that it is not dangerous to use a mobile phone while driving. (rac.co.uk)
  • Creation
  • Accordingly, this feature ensures a preventive effect on endogenous risk creation, unlike any other form of bank debt. (wikipedia.org)
  • rather
  • Right-click on the link to risk.pdf to download it rather than display it in your web browser. (asu.edu)
  • firm
  • In interviews with more than a dozen former employees and competitors, a portrait emerges of Corzine struggling to transform the firm by ramping up risk. (ibtimes.com)