The current findings suggest that addressing the factors that contribute to low return rates
, including lack of information about the importance of returning, forgetting to return, and difficulties getting to the clinic, can lead to significant improvement in return rates
Species/Parameter 2002 2003 2004 Baltimore Oriole Newly arrived 14 9 8 Returned NA 6 5 Did not return NA 8 10 Total present 14 15 13 Return rate
, % NA 43 (6/14) 33 (5/15) Orchard Oriole Newly arrived 16 27 15 Returned NA 4 9n Did not return NA 12 23h Total present 16 31 24 Return rate
, % NA 25 (4/16) 29 (9/31) Species/Parameter 2005 Average Baltimore Oriole Newly arrived 22 Returned 5 Did not return 8 Total present 27 (a) Return rate
, % 38 (5/13) 38 (16/42) Orchard Oriole Newly arrived 20 Returned 12 (b) Did not return 15 (b) Total present 32 (a) Return rate
, % 50(12/24) 35 (25/71) (a) Increased sample size due to intensive work at the Monocacy field site.
Twenty-one NLC direct member cities in Ohio topped a return rate
of 70 percent, led by Highland Heights at 78 percent and Brook Park at 77 percent.
Marginal inconvenience cost curves are critical in determining the optimal return value for achieving a given return rate
It was recognized from the outset that this strategy would significantly affect return rates
from the readership of these newsletters, yet project budgetary constraints prohibited the use of return envelopes with such a volume of mailouts.
For a lender currently seeing a 15% NSF return rate
in their ACH debit transactions, the return rate
could fall to 7-8%.
Relatively few studies have focused on nest-site fidelity in grassland birds, and even fewer have examined return rates
(marked individuals returning to previous nest sites) of grassland birds on reclaimed surface mines.
Simply using a mean-variance optimization model to design the asset mix and applying it consistently to all the portfolio components precludes the investor from maximizing the return rate
on a risk-adjusted basis.
Cordless phones' high return rate
is partly the result of unrealistic consumer expectations, according to several industry executives.
At a time when many small businesses are struggling, the privately-held ExpressWay shows a near 80 percent customer return rate
and consistent growth.
After using a variety of questionnaires, we find our highest return rate
comes when questions are limited to a single page.
Coupons yield less than a one percent return rate
and other marketing tactics provide similar results.