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Non-Positive

Describing any number or measure less than or equal to zero. For example, if one business loses $1 million in a year and a second one breaks even, both are said to have non-positive gains.
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B/M Dummy is equal to one if B/M is nonpositive, and zero otherwise.
For example, one might hypothesize that an independent background risk with a nonpositive mean will lead to less risk taking with respect to the primary risk.
Case (2): [W.sub.tt*] < 0 (taxes are strategic substitutes) and [W*.sub.t*x] [less than or equal to] 0 (public infrastructure generates a nonpositive cross-border externality).
Finally, when [[rho].sub.c] is nonpositive, we can not have any bounce solution.
There does not exist nonpositive concave subsolution of the Blasius equation on the interval [[t.sub.0].
Sometimes, however, a small number of subjects in general populations exhibit a nonpositive insulinogenic index due to either a decrement in insulin or in glucose value 30 min after glucose ingestion from fasted states [13].
and [[gamma].sub.1n] = 0 under condition (d1) since the second right-hand-side term of (73) is nonpositive and can be omitted in the analysis and
(9) In the paper titled "Oscillation Criteria for Nonlinear Third-Order Neutral Dynamic Equations with Damping on Time Scales," the authors established several oscillation criteria for a class of third-order nonlinear dynamic equations with a damping term and a nonpositive neutral coefficient by using the Riccati transformation.
(15) The Code is itself composed of both positive law titles and nonpositive law titles, and the role of the OLRC differs with respect to each type of title, as is elaborated in this Comment.
If the result of this summation is a net positive adjustment, the resulting amount is the imputed underpayment, and, if it is a net nonpositive amount, there is no imputed underpayment.
It is well known that any complete, simply connected Riemannian manifold having nonpositive sectional curvature is a CAT(0) space.