• 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)
  • 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)
  • 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)
  • taxation
  • Taxation and risk taking are examined in a general equilibrium model that incorporates uncertain government revenue in a nonrestrictive manner and allows the government to influence its revenue through portfolio investments as well as through tax policy. (repec.org)
  • «Neutral» Profit Taxation, Risk Taking and Optimal Profit Taxation ," Discussion Papers (REL - Recherches Economiques de Louvain) 1982021, Université catholique de Louvain, Institut de Recherches Economiques et Sociales (IRES). (repec.org)
  • Mr Kaldor on Taxation and Risk Bearing ," Review of Economic Studies , Oxford University Press, vol. 25(1), pages 49-52. (repec.org)
  • Some Additional Results on Investment, Risk Taking, and Full Loss Offset Corporate Taxation with Interest Deductibility ," The Quarterly Journal of Economics , Oxford University Press, vol. 96(4), pages 631-642. (repec.org)
  • Capital
  • 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)
  • Bank risk taking and liquidity creation following regulatory interventions and capital support ," Discussion Paper 2011-088, Tilburg University, Center for Economic Research. (repec.org)
  • Hence, as compared to common equity, the cost of capital and, consequently, the cost of maintaining a risk absorbing facility are lower. (wikipedia.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)
  • 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)
  • 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)
  • find
  • The accord created a new political reality and those of us who want to support this invigorated peace process find ourselves in uncharted waters: learning a new language, taking on new priorities, and discovering a new center in the Middle East policy debate. (csmonitor.com)
  • financial
  • Better risk taking will ulti-mately differentiate financial institutions from competitors, ensure survival and fuel growth in today's global economy. (sas.com)
  • World-renowned financial pioneer Aswath Damodaran-one of BusinessWeek's top 12 business school professors-is singularly well positioned to take this strategic view. (informit.com)
  • He introduces powerful financial tools for evaluating risk, and demonstrates how to draw on other disciplines to make these tools even more effective. (informit.com)
  • 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)
  • 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)
  • 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)
  • 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)
  • value
  • Tables are presented that aid in using the exponential utility function, including finding the value of the risk tolerance. (asu.edu)
  • strategy
  • Individuals using this strategy would not actively use deception like individuals using the fabrication strategy would, but they would still take an active role in carefully protecting themselves from revealing too much personal information. (wikipedia.org)
  • variety
  • Fleming is a smart tourist of song, a sensible risk-taker of the "I'll try anything once" variety, but someone who always finds her way home. (washingtonpost.com)
  • Contingent convertible bonds can take a variety of different forms such as a standby loan, a catastrophe bond, a surplus note, or a call option enhanced reverse convertible. (wikipedia.org)
  • 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)
  • make
  • However, recipients of TARP funds were then encouraged to make additional loans despite increased borrower risk. (repec.org)
  • companies
  • Great companies become great because they seek out and exploit intelligent risks, not because they avoid all risk. (informit.com)
  • 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)
  • 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)