Target Zone


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Target Zone

Under a managed float, the ideal range of exchange rates of a currency that a government seeks to maintain. The target zone may encourage a weak currency regime in order to encourage exports or a strong currency to reduce inflationary pressures. The central bank or other relevant body intervenes in the forex market with some frequency in order to keep the exchange rate within the target zone.
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The census-tract target zone (Figure 4A) includes 94% (491 of 524) of these case children, whereas the zip-code target zone (Figure 4B) includes 97% (509 of 524).
For others who have trouble incorporating rest and recovery into their training, they can help them turn down the intensity, using lower target zones for recovery days.
Keeping your pulse rate in the target zone for 15 to 20 minutes will give you the best cardio and conditioning results.
Therefore, OPEC's policy of defending the limits of a target zone for a given target price may be imperfectly credible.
Even though the target zone is known to extend beyond the previous production area, there is no assurance that current production will match the former production average of 12 ounces per ton.
Further drilling is in progress to discover extensions to the lower breccia high-grade zone of mineralization and additional mineralization within the North Bullion target zone.
In considering the Shale and Basin Centred gas program moving forward, Beach believes that the well bore design can be such that a vertical production well could produce gas from the whole of the Permian target zone.
Target zone advocates will claim that there is a loss from not having explicit boundaries, since the boundaries themselves, if credible, would limit exchange rate movements.
A diaper comprising a urine target zone and a BM containment system has been patented.
The scope and rifle are targeted and zeroed for 100 yards and housed in a Target Zone aluminum case.
Drilling in mid 2010 of a second prospective parallel zone (termed Marriotts) to the south of Jubuk did not intersect significant grades however it is anticipated that the gravity data will allow more effective positioning of drill holes to test this large target zone.
Major shipping companies announced Thursday that they would continue to use the port at Kaohsiung, but said they would have to skirt the target zone, adding time and cost to cargo shipments.

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