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Kyoto Protocol

DefinitionThe Kyoto Protocol is an international treaty which extends the 1992 United Nations Framework Convention on Climate Change that commits state parties to reduce greenhouse gas emiss

Hardening

Hardening What is 'Hardening' 1. A term used to describe a price of commodity or futures contracts that is gradually stabilizing. 2. A futures market that is slowly advancing in prices.

Happiness Economics

DefinitionThe economics of happiness or happiness economics is the quantitative and theoretical study of happiness, positive and negative affect, well-being, quality of life, life satisfacti

Hands-Off Investor

Hands-Off Investor What is 'Hands-Off Investor' An investor who prefers to set an investment portfolio and make only minor changes for a long period of time. Many hands-off investors use i

Hard Sell

DefinitionIn advertising, a hard sell is an advertisement or campaign that uses a more direct, forceful, and overt sales message. This approach is the diametric counterpart of a soft sell. H

Yellow Sheets

Yellow Sheets What is 'Yellow Sheets' A United States bulletin that provides updated bid and ask prices as well as other information on over-the-counter (OTC) corporate bonds (also called

Impact Fee

DefinitionAn impact fee is a fee that is imposed by a local government within the United States on a new or proposed development project to pay for all or a portion of the costs of providing

Impact Day

Impact Day What is 'Impact Day' The date on which a corporation makes a secondary offering of its shares available for sale to the public. Such a secondary offering increases the total num

National Fund For Hydrocarbon Reserves (Mauritania)

National Fund For Hydrocarbon Reserves (Mauritania) What is 'National Fund For Hydrocarbon Reserves (Mauritania)' A sovereign wealth fund administered by the Banque Centrale de Mauritanie,

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 various forms of collusion which reduce comp
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