42 Results for Tag: output

Keynesian Economics

DefinitionKeynesian economics are the various macroeconomic theories about how in the short run – and especially during recessions – economic output is strongly influenced by aggregate d

Yield Variance

Yield Variance What is 'Yield Variance' Yield variance is the difference between actual output and standard output of a production or manufacturing process, based on standard inputs of mat

Implementation Lag

Implementation Lag What is 'Implementation Lag' The time lag between when a macroeconomic shock or other adverse condition is recognized by central banks and the government, and when a cor

In The Tank

In The Tank What is 'In The Tank' A slang term referring to very poor performance, as in that of a security, sector or market. A security, sector or market can be considered "in the tank"

Natural Monopoly

DefinitionA natural monopoly is a monopoly in an industry in which high infrastructural costs and other barriers to entry relative to the size of the market give the largest supplier in an i


DefinitionAn oligopoly is a market form wherein a market or industry is dominated by a small number of large sellers. Oligopolies can result from various forms of collusion which reduce comp

Oil Sands

DefinitionOil sands, also known as tar sands or crude bitumen, or more technically bituminous sands, are a type of unconventional petroleum deposit. Oil sands are either loose sands or parti

October Effect

October Effect What is 'October Effect' The theory that stocks tend to decline during the month of October. The October effect is considered mainly to be a psychological expectation rather

Manufacturing Production

Manufacturing Production What is 'Manufacturing Production' Manufacturing production is the creation and assembly of components and finished products for sale. Three common types of manufa


Man-Year What is 'Man-Year' A method of describing the amount of work done by an individual throughout the entire year. The man-year takes the amount of hours worked by an individual durin
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