Equilibrium

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Equilibrium

The stable state of the system. See: Attractor.

Equilibrium

A state of stable prices brought about by the rough equality of supply and demand. This applies for consumer goods, securities, and most other goods and services.

equilibrium

a state of balance with no tendency to change. See EQUILIBRIUM MARKET PRICE, EQUILIBRIUM LEVEL OF NATIONAL INCOME, DISEQUILIBRIUM.
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This cost creates an advantage for a market equilibrium characterized by long-term relationships between primary insurers and reinsurers, a reinsurance premium structure that adjusts with the arrival of new information on disaster risk, enforceable compensation schemes to correct for ex ante mispricing, and the sanctioning of primary insurance companies who drop reinsurance coverage in the aftermath of a disaster.
This section describes how these issues are addressed through a private market equilibrium utilizing both spot and implicit long-term reinsurance contracts.
Similarly, applying the balance of trade equilibrium Equation (8), Equation (7) that expresses the market equilibrium of Northern goods could then be rewritten as
P], Equation (6) that expresses the market equilibrium of Southern goods could be rewritten as