• 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)
  • 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)
  • 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)
  • Search
  • In August the same year, Smith chartered another jumbo, this time to take paying passengers on a 10-hour, 5,000 km flight over the Red Centre of the Outback in search of Lasseter's fabled but lost reef of gold. (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)
  • 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)
  • 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)
  • bank risk
  • 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)
  • 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)
  • legal action
  • In 2003 Arnott's took legal action against Dick Smith Foods, resulting in an out-of-court settlement that required the "p" in the Temptin' logo to be increased in size. (wikipedia.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)
  • however
  • However, recipients of TARP funds were then encouraged to make additional loans despite increased borrower risk. (repec.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)
  • 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)
  • 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)
  • Brands
  • Dick Smith Foods' products are often named to parody the items they compete with - for example, in competition with Redheads matches, Smith sells near-identically packaged matches called "Dickheads" with the text on the rear stating "We would have to be complete dickheads to let most of our famous Australian brands be taken over by foreign companies. (wikipedia.org)
  • business
  • Smith took the business into Asia in 1978, opening a store in Ashley Road, Tsim Sha Tsui, Hong Kong's tourist shopping hub, and publishing an international catalogue edition until the store closed in 1980. (wikipedia.org)
  • found
  • 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)
  • Another
  • Another former employee recalled how risk averse MF Global had been in the past: 'If a client wanted to sell in a panic situation, I couldn't buy it at 20 and sell it three days later at 30. (ibtimes.com)
  • large
  • Short clip: Creating a culture of risk-taking In an interview with ZDNet Editor in Chief Dan Farber, Steve Cooper explains how large organizations, such as the American Red Cross, can overcome bureaucracy and promote innovation. (zdnet.com)
  • change
  • 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)
  • 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)
  • rules
  • Not all teenage rebellion takes the form of violation of rules (i.e. illegal activity such as drug and alcohol abuse, vandalism, theft and other delinquency). (wikipedia.org)