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Stabilization

The action undertakes a country when it buys and sells its own currency to protect its exchange value.
Actions registered competitive traders undertake by on the NYSE to meet the exchange requirement that 75% of their traded be stabilizing, meaning that sell orders follow a plus tick and buy orders a tick.
Actions a managing underwriter undertake so that the market price does not fall below the public offering price during the offering period

Price Stabilization

The ultimate goal of the steps a central bank takes to reduce inflation. That is, when prices are rising rapidly, the central bank may reduce the amount of money in circulation and/or raise interest rates to bring down the rate at which prices are rising. Price stabilization does not bring prices down to their former levels, but it does reduce the rate at which they rise to a more sustainable level. While this is popular in theory, it is important to note that Federal Reserve chairman Paul Volcker caused a recession in the early 1980s when he raised interest rates to 18% to achieve price stabilization.
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Chapter 1 provides a presentation and analysis of the global market for stabilizers - including forecasts up to 2021: Demand for and revenues generated with stabilizers are provided for the world and each region.
Thermolite 831 and 813 octyltins are major stabilizers for use in food-grade bottle and sheet applications.
The Slider is a dual-chambered stabilizer that uses a different powder fill in each of the chambers to dampen vibration and eliminate noise and hand shock.
According to Leven, there are at present six or seven companies that manufacture archery stabilizers using rubber.
HT]) can be improved significantly and economically through the use of organophosphate-based bleach stabilizers.
This article examines five alloying elements as possible pearlite stabilizers to promote improved properties in gray cast iron production.
Supply, delivery & installation of 20 KVA Voltage Stabilizer of P/H no-II under Zafarpur W/S Scheme under EMD, PHE Dte.
Doverphos liquid and solid organophosphites used as heat stabilizers for PVC, ABS, and polyolefins.
The right stabilizer also can, as the name suggests, stabilize your bow as you aim.
Therefore, heat stabilizers are mainly needed for construction materials made of PVC: More than 85% of all stabilizers sold during 2010 were used in profiles, pipes, and cable jackets.
Mark 9302 is a non-phenol Ba/Zn stabilizer for general-purpose filled compounds;