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downturn

a drop or reduction in the success of a business or economy
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The results indicate that rural coal families may do better than others in dealing with the stress of an economic downturn. "Coal families in rural areas have significant experience with the boom-bust cycle," says lead author Michael Betz.
The company showed financial services buyouts had strong returns in 2009 and 2012 following economic downturns when for the same years' comparative stock markets were weak
The findings show the "heightened importance" of drinking as a risk factor for suicide among men during economic downturns, according to the researchers.
The bulk cargo ship operator says the economic downturn had a major effect on business and the market was one of the worst experienced for many years.
A unique contribution of this paper is its examination of job-finding and job-loss rates over six identified economic downturns for Australia.
During economic downturns, states can experience difficulties financing programs such as Medicaid.
An example, in dealing with the threat of roadway accidents to its vehicles a nonprofit with just a few vehicles, little or no accumulated financial surplus, and members of senior management whose previous organizations have experienced severe automobile accidents, is much more likely to purchase automobile insurance beyond what is legally required, even when budgets are tight during economic downturns, than is a nonprofit with many vehicles, ample surplus, and no terrible memories of highway accidents.
Even during the recent economic downturn, it has maintained low, single-digit growth, according to Giving USA, the annual study of U.S.
Those who do have family savings have seen the value of those accounts decrease during the current economic downturn. At the same time, with a 12 percent tuition increase, state funding down 18 percent over the last two years, and the economy the way it is, we are receiving more financial aid applications and requests for special financial aid consideration.
It exacts a heavy toll in terms of tax administration and is pro-cyclical, constituting an unnecessary drag on capital investment during economic downturns. Moreover, since accumulated AMT credits represent a prepayment of tax, TEI supports making those credits refundable, either immediately or over time.
"With economic indicators actually stronger than they've been in a year or so, we're likely to have a fairly robust market through this winter," predicted Halstead, "unforeseen economic downturns notwithstanding."

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