The rates are alike, whether a city has one or two systems.
But it did not fulfil its promises of cheap rates, better service, and high dividends; it did little or nothing to improve telephonic apparatus, producing nothing new except the automatic switchboard--a brilliant invention, which is now in its experimental period.
Destroy, as you have threatened, you United States, the ten million coolies we have forced upon your shores--why, the amount scarcely equals half of our excess birth rate for a year.
It is true, three Chinese were killed by the tubes dropping on their heads from so enormous a height; but what were three Chinese against an excess birth rate of twenty millions?
Still more striking is the evidence from our domestic animals of many kinds which have run wild in several parts of the world: if the statements of the rate
of increase of slow-breeding cattle and horses in South America, and latterly in Australia, had not been well authenticated, they would have been quite incredible.
The news is better for those who opted for a traditional 30-year fixed rate
loan, especially if they took the plunge this spring.
mortgage generally has a fixed-interest rate
for a set number of years at the beginning, then the rate
While still at historically low levels, the Fed Fund rate
increase marks a new cycle of rising borrowing costs across both consumer and commercial sectors.
In economic terms, a soft landing occurs when growth slows--just as the economy reaches full employment--so that the unemployment rate
The effects of the government's proposal to roll back the corporate income tax rate
reductions will be immediate and detrimental to Ontario's business climate:
The modern rating engine has the added advantage of dramatically simplifying ongoing rate
The Federal Reserve recognizes that its contribution to promoting the optimal performance of the economy involves containing the rate
of inflation and, over time, moving toward price stability.
If you price in deutsche marks, you will, of course, have an exchange rate
loss when the deutsche mark weakens against the dollar and an exchange rate
gain when the deutsche mark strengthens.
To better understand the nonguaranteed portion of an illustration, CPAs can review results under a variety of interest rate
assumptions; for example, at both current rates
and at rates
1% or 2% lower.
A TDS plan has a definite net economic advantage (greater fund accumulation after tax) over ACI when the investor's marginal tax rate
after retirement is lower than that before retirement, and the rate
of return under TDS is greater than that under ACI.