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Indexation

The practice of connecting a return on an investment to some index. For example, if the return on a pension is linked to the consumer price index, it is said to be indexed to inflation.

indexation

the automatic adjustment of an INCOME payment (e.g. wages) or a value (for example, household contents’ insurance value) in proportion to changes in a general PRICE INDEX. Indexation is commonly used as a means of countering the effects of persistent price increases (INFLATION). See BASE YEAR, INDEX-LINKED, INDEX NUMBER.
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The optimal level of symmetric wage indexation is given by the following formula:
We then study the indexation behavior of the private sector and we demonstrate that the optimal degree of indexation is decreasing with the degree of central bank independence.
In the case of still wines and carbonated wines, the proposal was to levy P42 per liter for those with 14-percent alcohol or less, and P84 for those with more than 14-percent alcohol content, after which a similar 10-percent yearly indexation will be implemented beginning 2021.
As a consequence, 2015 power policy was brought in that kept intact all other incentives, guarantees and both dollar and rupee indexation with increase in IRR to 17pc and yet investment did not flow in until the China-Pakistan Economic Committee projects were secured with almost 10,500MW capacity.
As of January, her family allowance is euro72 less than before as the result of the indexation. She turned to the Austrian court with the argument that Austria does not observe the EU free movement rules.
We reaffirm our commitment to the improvement, maintenance of the quality of the journal and the search for indexation in other databases, in addition to keeping it in open access, allowing a greater diffusion of the knowledge produced by teaching and research institutions.
Current annualized lease income, before indexation, is RUR 231.2m (USD 3.4m) rising to RUR 271.7m (USD 4m) when fully let.
No rating impact will result from the updates to the house price indexation assumptions in the other listed countries.
Indexation of basic and insurance parts of pensions will lead to increase of average pension to 5,682 soms, which is 5% higher than the average pension at the beginning of the year.
Julie Welsh, director of Scotland Excel, added that the indexation tool track each of our contracts against market-cost drivers.
He said that in accordance with the Azerbaijani legislation, the increments to labor pensions are not subject to indexation.
"Pending review of the current MUP pension system by the legislative and executive branches of government, which is aimed toward ensuring a sustainable and equitable pension system, the indexation of the pension of retired MUP with base pay of those in the active service shall be suspended with respect to the base-pay increase authorised in the joint resolution," the resolution said.