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Key Person Insurance

DefinitionKey person insurance, also commonly called keyman insurance and key man insurance or 'key employee insurance', is an important form of business insurance. There...

Health Savings Account (HSA)

Health Savings Account (HSA) What is a 'Health Savings Account - HSA' A Health Savings Account (HSA) is an account created for...

Kanban

DefinitionKanban is a scheduling system for lean manufacturing and just-in-time manufacturing. Taiichi Ohno, an industrial engineer at Toyota, developed kanban to improve manufacturing efficiency....

Hyperinflation

DefinitionIn economics, hyperinflation is very high and typically accelerating inflation. It quickly erodes the real value of the currency, as the prices of most...

Yield Curve Risk

Yield Curve Risk What is the 'Yield Curve Risk' The yield curve risk is the risk of experiencing an adverse shift in...

Yield Curve

Yield Curve A yield curve depicts interest rates of bonds having different maturities, but same credit quality, at a specific point in time. The...

Icahn Lift

Icahn Lift What is 'Icahn Lift' The name given to the rise in stock price that occurs when Carl Icahn begins to...

Oligopoly

DefinitionAn oligopoly is a market form wherein a market or industry is dominated by a small number of large sellers. Oligopolies can result from...

Oligopsony

DefinitionAn oligopsony is a market form in which the number of buyers is small while the number of sellers in theory could be large....

One-Child Policy

DefinitionThe one-child policy, a part of the family planning policy, was a population planning policy of China. It was introduced in 1979 and began...

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