Worst-Case Scenario


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Worst-Case Scenario

On an ARM, the assumption that the interest rate rises to the maximum extent permitted by the loan contract.

See Adjustable Rate Mortgage/Scenarios.

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ISTANBUL: Tensions with Russia could cost Turkey's economy $9 billion in the worst-case scenario of "zero relations," the Turkish deputy prime minister said Monday.
In a worst-case scenario, he said, there will be the lack of coal, "We have lost 65% of our mines, moreover, mines that produce coal of A and T marks are in the uncontrolled areas.
For the time being, our embassy officials are waiting and they are preparing for the worst-case scenario if the situation does not improve, deputy presidential spokesperson Abigail Valte said over government Radyo ng Bayan.
The Complete Worst-Case Scenario Survival Handbook: Dating & Sex provides a comprehensive handbook for fielding the slings and arrows of romance, and packs in hundreds of scenarios from across the series plus dozens of new entries on romantic trysts gone bad.
This book not only provides step-by-step quick reference solutions, it also has 'basic training'--a no-nonsense lesson on what to do to avoid worst-case scenarios in the future.
While it is no fun planning for a doom-and-gloom future, it becomes imperative to do so before the worst-case scenario comes about.
Being a mother is a lovely state, however, it does occasionally lead to worst-case scenario nightmares.
Not only is the worst-case scenario far from a sure thing in the event of an American withdrawal, but there is also a best-case scenario.
To prepare for the worst-case scenario as well as address the ongoing structural budget deficit, the mayor said departments need to take the first step to reduce spending.
In his recent installation HOLE, 2005, he confronts us once more with a meticulously staged worst-case scenario.
Failures range from the worst-case scenario of projects that are not completed, to projects that are over budget or that fall short of expected goals and objectives.
Stephen Pope, professor of theology at Boston College told the New York Times, "In many ways he was a worst-case scenario because he was a serial sexual predator whose behavior was facilitated by the hierarchy of the Archdiocese of Boston, and the worst judgments were made in his case.