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Gordon's formula

[′gȯrd·ənz ‚fȯr·myə·lə]
(civil engineering)
An empirical formula which gives the collapsing load of a column in terms of its cross-sectional area, length, and least diameter.
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Using first the simple Gordon formula, and then Campbell and Shiller's log-linearized dynamic Gordon model, we derive quantitative implications for the effects of innovations in the short-term rate on an asset that could be thought of as land or the stock of an unlevered firm.
34] in a study entitled "The combination of multi-criteria decision making techniques (MCDM ) To select stocks based on the Gordon model perspective "effective measures identified in the share price.
We employ an extension of the Gordon Model (1962) developed by Donaldson and Kamstra (1996).
Valuation techniques employed include the capital asset pricing model, the two-stage dividend-discount model, the P/E valuation approach, and the Gordon model.
John Campbell and I proposed a dynamic Gordon model, based on a log-linearization of the present value relation.
The models that have been proposed vary from the simplest Gordon model with constant dividend growth rates and constant discount rates to multistage models with the growth rates varying in a step-wise manner--constant for a period of time (a step) and then shifting to a new level for a period of time (see, for instance, Brooks and Helms 1990, Barsky and DeLong 1993).
NUMBER ONE: Craig Gordon models Under Armour's keeper's kit; ADMIRER: Arsenal's Arsene Wenger; FLASH GORDON: In action for Scotland
They come together again, first by coincidence, then by fiat of a reality television producer in Los Angeles who just happens to live in a house commissioned from Packer Gordon, collect Packer Gordon models and drawings, and bear a grudge: Gordon broke up his marriage.
KIT MEN: Craig Gordon models Scotland's new kit with Kris Boyd, left, and Gary Caldwell' PICTURE:ROBCASEY
KIT MEN: Craig Gordon models Scotland's new kit with Kris Boyd, left, and Gary Caldwell along with Suzanne Grant and Stacey Cook from the women's squad' PICTURE:ROBCASEY
20) In this sense, the Barro- Gordon models seems at least qualitatively consistent with the basic facts about what happened to the inflation-unemployment relationship between the first and second parts of the past century.
Gordon models himself on the footballer as he watches Scotland v Holland in the World Cup in Argentina in 1978.