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Knowledge Economy

DefinitionThe knowledge economy is the use of knowledge to generate tangible and intangible values. Technology, and in particular, knowledge technology, helps to incorporate part...

Kakaku Yusen

Kakaku Yusen What is 'Kakaku Yusen' The system of pricing that is used by the Tokyo Stock Exchange. Under the Kakaku Yusen...

Hedge Clause

Hedge Clause What is 'Hedge Clause' A provision included in published financial reports that indemnifies the author, or authors, against any responsibility...

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....

Headline Risk

Headline Risk What is 'Headline Risk' The possibility that a news story will adversely affect a stock's price. Headline risk can also...

Heads Of Agreement

Heads Of Agreement What is 'Heads Of Agreement' A non-binding document outlining the main issues relevant to a tentative partnership agreement. Heads...

Headline Earnings

Headline Earnings What are 'Headline Earnings' Headline earnings is a basis for measuring earnings per share implemented by the Institute of Investment...

Hammering

DefinitionA hammer is a tool or device that delivers a blow to an object. Most hammers are hand tools used to drive nails, fit...

Yupcap

Yupcap What is 'Yupcap' A slang term for a young urban professional who cannot afford property. Yupcaps are people in their late twenties or early thirties...

Icarus Factor

Definition"The Icarus Factor" is the 14th episode of the second season of the American science fiction television series Star Trek: The Next Generation, the...

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