autonomous investment

Autonomous Investment

All investment in a country or region independent of GDP growth. Examples include government investment, inventory replacements, and other investments that must be made for the economy to continue to function, even in times of reduced or negative growth. Autonomous investment contrasts with induced investment, which is discretionary.

autonomous investment

that part of real INVESTMENT that is independent of the level of, and changes in, NATIONAL INCOME. Autonomous investment is mainly dependent on competitive factors such as plant modernization by businesses in order to cut costs or to take advantages of a new invention. See INDUCED INVESTMENT, INVESTMENT SCHEDULE.
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WFAM has 29 autonomous investment teams with specialised expertise and proven processes; more than 500 investment professionals; and a global reach with offices and clients around the world.
The company provides investment management products and services through its affiliated managers and select subadvisers, each with a distinct investment style, autonomous investment process, and individual brand.
Victory Capital is comprised of 11 autonomous investment franchises, each with an independent culture and investment approach.
Groupon is up strongly in early trading after confirming a $250M endowment from Atairos, an autonomous investment fund operated by previous Comcast CFO Michael Angelakis.
In terms of the IS-LM model, Keynes's main concern is autonomous investment (c).
When we refer to technological advances resulting in a furthering of excessive productive capacity of plant, labour, autonomous investment (investment in response to inventions) becomes relevant.
Starting from the position of a budget balance, this assumption would yield the above multiplier for decreases in autonomous investment but would yield the standard multiplier for increases in autonomous investment.
With more than $450 billion in assets under management as of September 30, 2012, Wells Fargo Asset Management (WFAM) has over 35 autonomous investment teams with specialized expertise and proven processes; 1,700 dedicated team members, including more than 500 investment professionals; and a global reach with offices and clients around the world.
A division of Wells Fargo Wealth and Investment Management, Wells Fargo Asset Management has more than USD504bn in assets under management and has 29 autonomous investment teams with specialised expertise; more than 500 investment professionals; and a global reach with offices and clients around the world.
Virtus Investment Partners (NASDAQ: VRTS) operates a multi-manager asset management business that offers access to a variety of investment styles across multiple disciplines to meet a wide array of investor needs, and provides products and services through affiliated managers and select subadvisers, each with a distinct investment style, autonomous investment process and individual brand.
Our goal through iterative releases and updates is to create a piece of software that is capable of making autonomous investment decisions.
Artisan Partners has five autonomous investment teams that oversee twelve distinct U.

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