Book Rate

Book Rate

The amount one pays to mail books, films, sound recordings and some other publications. The book rate varies by weight.
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We''re tradesmen and want the blue book rate on a shutdown, same as what the other trades on Teesside get
As the proposal stands, the audio/CD book rate cut will be allowed from January 2011.
The Canadian Library Book Rate is a subsidy that is also used for mailing books but cannot currently be used for "nonbook" formats (CLA & ASTED, 2004).
They present the exercise in 12 chapters covering cash flow analysis; book rate of return and payback period; basics of discounting; evaluating projects and comparing alternatives; marginal cost, equivalent cost, and replacement analysis; after-tax analysis ; calculations in nominal and real terms--effects of inflation on profitability; impact of technological progress upon equivalent cost and replacement analysis; discount rate, cost of capital, and capital rationing; alternative methods and special cases in financing mix and project evaluation; interdependent projects and the use of optimization methods; and decision theory and real option analysis in the context of investment under uncertainty.
While 14 of the 17 areas of manufacturing enjoyed "above normal" order book rates, export orders eased back slightly from the 20-year highs seen in the three months to November.
5 (17/2) - the record book rates the snore-draw a 6/1 poke.
This book rates the effectiveness of each program, and even features some failures, discussing the factors that led to the abandonment of each program.
On my scale of 1 to 10, this book rates a solid 10.
OJ's book rates high on a scale of stupidity and insanity, but nevertheless, the title will sadly ensure that sales rocket and that a high proportion of Americans, at least, tune into the interview on Fox.
Obviously written by a couch potato, the book rates jobs according to ``environment, income, outlook, physical demands, security and stress.