In , Volume 33, the researchers use asset pricing to value implicit fiscal debts and account for risk properties; study the effects of the Tax Cuts and Jobs Act on the behavior of corporations; investigate whether pre-announced consumption tax changes affect the timing of durable goods purchases; and examine "tax equivalences" and return-free tax filing.
For every dollar of increased stock market wealth, consumers increase spending 2.8 cents per year, according to a study featured in the current edition of the free, monthly NBER Digest.
Employee referral programs are highly profitable, partly because new workers contracted through existing employees stay longer than non-referrals, but mainly because non-referrals stay longer in stores that have referral programs, Guido Friebel, Matthias Heinz, Mitchell Hoffman, and Nick Zubanov find. Studies find mixed results on whether picking stocks with better environmental, social, and good-governance criteria have higher, comparable, or lower returns than asset allocations which ignore these considerations.
He was mortally wounded by a shell on 29 September during the Battle of St Quentin Canal, never having been aware that he was to receive the Victoria Cross.
Essential as they are, traditional computers — the laptops and desktops most of us use — rely on a language that doesn’t always translate to the real-world problems they help us solve.
Weathers took part in the Battle of Messines in June 1917, and was wounded.
Rejoining his unit in December, Weathers fought during the German Spring Offensive, but was gassed in May and did not return to his unit until the following month.
Modern computers (and their predecessors dating to the 1940s) speak that common language.