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accumulation

the taking of a first and an advanced university degree simultaneously

accumulation

[ə·kyü·myə′lā·shən]
(hydrology)
The quantity of snow or other solid form of water added to a glacier or snowfield by alimentation.
(mining engineering)
In coal mining, firedamp that collects in higher parts of mine workings and at the edge of wastes.
Oil or gas in some form of trap.
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Compared with the more traditional determinants of economic growth--such as physical and human capital accumulation and the growth rate of the working-age population--the impact of property rights is quite remarkable.
Regardless of the optimal level of saving, the level of capital accumulation accomplished by Social Security reform reflects the true prefunding of future consumption, and it is nearly a sufficient statistic for what current generations are doing for future generations.
Women have played a crucial role in the process of capital accumulation in Asian countries.
A sustained high rate of growth exceeding 7 per cent per annum through high level of capital accumulation and saving is crucial to attaining the Asian "tigers" status.
TISA counts nonmarket, as well as market, product in all sectors, and this product includes intangible, as well as tangible, capital accumulation.
Central elements of capitalism include capital accumulation, competitive markets and wage labor.
Deputy Premier and Minister of State for Cabinet Affairs Ahmad Al-Mahmoud, addressing the opening session of the Global Investment Form held on sidelines of UNCTAD XIII Conference, said role played by global investment funds in capital accumulation, job creation and technology transfer was very crucial.
According to the report, Asian countries would face six key drivers of transformation: technical progress, capital accumulation, demographics and the labor force, the emerging middle class, climate change mitigation, the competition for resources, and the communications revolution, Xinhua reports.
Belize is seeking US$15 million from the World Bank for a Social Policy Support Program (BL-L1003), to support the National Poverty Elimination Strategy (2007-2011) by focusing on : (a) improving efficiency, effectiveness and equity of social expenditure allocation for poverty reduction; (b) creation of a social protection network to enhance human capital accumulation and reduce vulnerability among the poorest; (c) increasing the quality and access to health care, early childhood development, and secondary education by the lower income quintiles.
Stockholders also approved an amendment to Avatar's Amended and Restated 1997 Incentive and Capital Accumulation Plan (2005 Restatement).
We model biological invasions as an unintended by-product of capital accumulation.
A policy environment that encourages saving and capital accumulation may be Canada's best hope for escaping the limits on wellbeing that demographic change will otherwise impose," Guillemette says.

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