advantage factor

advantage factor

[əd′van·tij ‚fak·tər]
(nucleonics)
The ratio of the radiation dose received in a specified time interval at a position in a nuclear reactor where some enhanced effect is produced, to the radiation dose in the same time interval at a reference position in the reactor.
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No, if the Welsh advantage factor is allowing the game to be played in the dry, with dry spectators in a great respectful atmosphere then so be it, grow up Schmidt deal with it.
These findings clearly pointed out that competence was not emerging completely out of the advantage factor. Other factors, some of which could be assumed as factors of invulnerability, were there to enhance the competence.
Technological advantage factor means firm's ability to develop technology pushed products instead of just incremental versions of the current products (Samli & Weber, 2000).
Quite a few drug makers, including members from Big Pharma, are offshoring drug safety data to these Indian firms, making use of the cost advantage factor. India's genetically diverse population base could also be an enabler to facilitate faster assessment of drugs' adverse impacts.
When we travel over there, it's tough on v them." The home advantage factor is also one of the major reasons beh i nd BetVictor 's decision to be best about Europe.
Instead of being a home advantage factor, it could be a home disadvantage."
'Instead of being a home advantage factor it could be a home disadvantage and that is what we want to create.'
Topics include labor productivity and trade as factors of comparative advantage; comparative advantage factor endowments; trade, distribution, and welfare; empirical evidence and new trade theories beyond comparative advantage; tariffs; nontariff barriers; arguments for restricting trade; the political economy of trade policy and borders; growth, immigration, multinational; and development, transition, and trade.
The school-level factor scores for economic advantage and school size significantly predicted a school's average discrepancy score (or level-one intercept), and the economic advantage factor also predicted a schools slope for gender.
In the manufacturing industry, performance would appear to be positively related to a competitor advantage factor (relating to pricing products lower than competitors and acquiring knowledge of competitors' activities); and negatively related to financial leverage; yet positively associated with reliance on professional financial advice.
The home advantage factor should not be underestimated and is one reason why England are so desperate to win the bidding war for 2018.