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Structure

The description of how a project financing is drawdown, repaid, and collateralized secured.

Structure

1. See: Capital structure.

2. A building or other improvement to real estate.

structure

the pattern of roles and relationships in a GROUP or ORGANIZATION. See also BUREAUCRACY and ORGANIZATION CHART.

structure

Any constructed improvement to a site.

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When child's race, age, health status, and maternal employment were added into stratified models, the relationship between family structure and all three measures of health care access and utilization continued to differ significantly by maternal education (Table 3, model B).
19) In summary, then, in this specification of the model, there are nontrivial endowment effects, particularly related to family structure, but these effects are overshadowed by gender discrimination effects.
Since 2000, there have been substantial changes in achievement gaps by family structure in many countries, with the gap widening in some countries and narrowing in others.
Black family structure in colonial and antebellum Virginia: Amending the revisionist perspective.
Unfortunately, family structure in Quebec presently offers a contrast not only to its pre-1960s status but also to the situation in the rest of Canada.
Naomi Rose advocates for the gradual phasing out of exhibits and shows featuring orcas, highlighting the species' complex family structure in nature as a primary reason why orcas cannot thrive in captivity.
If the single-parent family structure adversely affects children's educational outcomes, then the difference in trends across income groups could possibly account for more of the growing gap in educational attainment between rich and poor children than income inequality itself.
Scholars, fearful of being accused of racism, mostly avoided studying family structure and poverty.
WITH THE PROLIFERATION of different family forms in many western countries over the last few decades, research investigating the influence of family structure on children's socioeconomic attainment has expanded dramatically, particularly in the United States.
The fifth Millennium Cohort Study (MCS), published by the Institute of Education today, also found that four times as many children experienced a crucial change in their family structure by the age of 11 than 45 years ago.
ySTANBUL (CyHAN)- Nikah al-mut'ah, which is a banned practice in Islam, was dealt with in an international symposium held by Yeni E[pounds sterling]mit Magazine and Islam professors repeated their views that mut'ah destroys family structure and is haram in yslam.
It simply strains the imagination to think that same sex couples will be able to achieve what no other alternative family structure has achieved.

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