A country's economic health is most oftentimes decided by their labor productivity. It's is a per-hour measurement of output that is generated on a per-employee basis. In plain terms, it is how much work an employee finishes within an average hour.
Many Americans are familiar with the federal alternative minimum tax (AMT) as a calculation that they have to do at the end of their individual tax form if they take “too many” deductions. Not everyone is aware that the federal government also subjects corporate entities to the AMT, and a few handfuls of states do too. Show More Summary
There are two key differences between the way the Fed seeks to impose capital surcharges on these banks compared to the FSB: firstly, the Fed also factors in the proportion of short-term wholesale lending used by a bank while calculating the surcharge. Show More Summary
Caracas, Venezuela once again topped a list of the most expensive cities for expats. The ranking, released by global consulting firm ECA International, is intended to help companies calculate living expenses for employees who are sent to work abroad. Show More Summary
Gyllenhaal is a perfect sociopath. His calm and calculated demeanor is accentuated by the hollow look in his eyes. He delights in the demise of his peers. He has no remorse. Sounds like the kids I went to college with.
By John Reitmeyer and Melissa Hayes, northjersey.com New calculations show that the pension fund covering retirement benefits for most of New Jersey’s public employees is projected to go broke in a decade, not the 30 years officials had estimated just months ago.
Do the returns of iPath S&P 500 VIX Short-term Futures ETN (VXX) and VelocityShares Daily Inverse VIX Short-term ETN (XIV) vary systematically across days of the week? To investigate we calculate returns by day of the week for: VXX over its available sample period. VXX over its available sample period excluding the day before More
Your company's value is calculated by applying a multiple to your profit but what that multiple is depends on how fast you can scale your business.
Alright, folks, I’ve got a Victoria’s Secret Fashion Show to manhandle by myself tonight – Wow, that came out wrong. But accurate. – so here are the Abigail Ratchford posing topless for Kandy pics making the rounds while I calculate how much alcohol I need to survive the night. jots down equations Is Batman-face forty Read More...
Many of the complex computer models which are used to predict climate change could be missing an important ozone 'feedback' factor in their calculations of future global warming, according to new research led by the University of Cambridge...Show More Summary
Mark Fischetti, Scientific American: United Nations leaders have worried for decades about the pace of population growth. A few years ago leading calculations had global population peaking at nine billion by 2070 and then easing to 8.4 billion by 2100. Show More Summary
This is a guest contribution from Tom Fanelli. For most businesses, blogs are marketing tools. And while most take the time to measure their ROI from other marketing avenues, I’m surprised by how many don’t truly understand how their blog is (or is not) benefiting their bottom line. Understanding your blog’s value can help you [...]Show More Summary
Note: Most arrest-related deaths by homicide are by law enforcement, not private citizens. Rate calculated by dividing deaths by the average census population for each race in 2003-09. "Other" includes American Indians, Alaska Natives, Asians, Native Hawaiians, other Pacific Islander, and persons of two or more races. The chart above isn't new. Show More Summary
Rosie O'Donnell accused officials of timing the grand jury announcement in Ferguson, MO to incite riots on Tuesday's broadcast of ABC's "The View." O'Donnell started the discussion by describing the grand jury's decision "horrifying"...Show More Summary
The beginning of a NYT article by Adam Liptak titled "In Same-Sex Marriage Calculation, Justices May See Golden Ratio."From the Wikipedia article "Golden ratio":In mathematics, two quantities are in the golden ratio if their ratio is the same as the ratio of their sum to the larger of the two quantities. Do the math!
Seven of the eight serial rebels whose constituency demographics roughly replicate those in Rochester and Strood would win their seats back if they defected to the UK Independence Party (Ukip), according to calculations by Ukip expert Rob Ford. Show More Summary
The Bureau of Labor Statistics has changed the way it calculates job openings in the legal profession and claims we'll have more jobs than law grads by 2016.
by Andrew Sacher Bay Area band Calculator signed to Count Your Lucky Stars last year and then reissued their Jack Shirley-produced debut on the label. Now they're ready to put out their first new release for the label, a new...
College Abacus aggregates cost calculations from up to three colleges at a time on its own website, but is blocked by some institutions.
LONDON (Reuters) - Royal Bank of Scotland said on Friday that it wrongly calculated its core capital for a test of its financial health by European regulators and only marginally passed a test it initially appeared to have passed comfortably. Show More Summary