private costs

private costs

the costs (EXPLICIT COSTS and IMPLICIT COSTS) incurred by firms for the use of FACTOR INPUTS in producing their OUTPUTS. Compare SOCIAL COSTS.
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Life-cycle private costs of hybrid electric vehicles in the current Chinese market.
The adult smoker's health and productivity belong to him, so his decision to smoke involves only private costs, which (in his evaluation) are lower than the subjective benefits he obtains from smoking.
In order to find that out, we have to add, to the private costs and benefits of mining (those borne by or accrue to the mining companies), its social costs and benefits (those not borne by or accrue to the mining companies).
It first briefly describes the different kinds of information flows that can result in losses of privacy and the private costs and benefits to the participants in these information flows.
Admati suggests that the widely held view that 'holding equity is costly' results from a focus on the private costs to bankers and their shareholders of not being able to pass on risk to creditors and taxpayers in this way.
On the other hand, i-LiveRest will reduce public and private costs related to PU treatment (20 B /year); injuries of professionals due to manual repositioning (2,000 M /year); and will increase labour force of SCI and their relatives.
His comments follow those of Labour's South Shields MP Emma Lewell-Buck, who said in Parliament in December that mourners wishing to avoid what some see as the stigma and shame of a "pauper's funeral", face average private costs of PS3,551, which rises to as much as PS7,000 in some areas.
birth rate is nearly ideal for overall standard of living, but that birth rates in parts of Asia and Europe are so low that they reduce living standards when public and private costs are included.
Mourners wishing to avoid what some see as the stigma and shame of a "pauper's funerals", face average private costs of PS3,551, which rises to as much as PS7,000 in some areas.
31) Indeed, the screening model shows that the precise relationship between the level of compensation and the private costs that whistle-blowing imposes is more important than previously recognized.
The main indicators or criteria for energy technologies assessment will be private costs of energy generation and life cycle GHG emissions.