But even when decisionmakers are only somewhat more risk averse
, a process of retrenchment can occur.
You suggest this high failure rate could make companies risk averse
In the same way, market makers on the floor of the New York Stock Exchange are more averse
to risk on overcast days--at least that is the finding of Ning Zhu, an assistant professor of finance at the University of California, Davis, and William Goetzmann, professor of finance and management studies at Yale University's School of Management, New Haven, Conn.
After the Great Depression, the last and possibly the greatest balance sheet recession in history, American households and companies became so averse
to borrowing that it took three full decades for U.
McGovern also said that they were not averse
to importing and drinking the southern beverage of preference, grape wine, though sometimes mixed with local ingredients.
A new Barclays Corporate survey of 300 business leaders nationwide found 43% of respondents said they had shelved plans to invest recently due to current market turmoil, while 66% of corporates expect to see more business failures in their sector and 54% view the private sector as too risk averse
WITH the winter months fast approaching and many outpatients and visitors to Ysbyty Gwynedd dreading the long walk from the present bus shelter to the main building, especially in inclement weather, I have to ask once again as to why is the hospital management committee so averse
, stubbornly averse
in my opinion and that of many of my colleagues to moving the bus shelter to a point outside the hospital main building, where there is plenty of space?
Second, if workers are identical and either inequality averse
or behindness averse
, the firm's profit-maximizing piece rate is lower than it would be if workers were purely self-interested.
MumSharon Osbourne is surprisingly risk averse
, managing to quickly go upside down in one vehicle.
The LAUSD has long been averse
to change and genuine self-improvement.
If you're risk averse
," Boehm says, "avoid going to the beach during spring tides, and particularly during spring ebb tides.
Exploratory tests suggest that Indonesian households are indeed quite risk averse
because of subsistence constraints.