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inverse relationship

the relationship between two variables where an increase in one variable, such as PRICE, is associated with a decrease in another variable, such as QUANTITY DEMANDED. Compare POSITIVE RELATIONSHIP.
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For example, activation resulting from increased positive feedback could make a person's assumption seem truer than it really is, meanwhile activation from decreased negative feedback could make someone less likely to discard negative ideas.
It says, "Yes, everything is okay." On the other hand, negative feedback conveys a lot more information.
Also the correlations item-total range between 0.34 and 0.67 for praise, 0.49 and 0.63 for general negative feedback, 0.37 and 0.67 for effort-ability feedback in reading, 0.35 and 0.64 for negative feedback in reading, 0.59 and 0.72 for effortability feedback in mathematics, and 0.48 and 0.63 for negative feedback in mathematics.
In Section 3.1, we discuss local stability of the solution and Hopf bifurcation of the network with respect to negative feedback strength [[GAMMA].sub.2].
Although employees need to be informed of shortcomings in their performance, negative feedback is less acceptable than is positive feedback (Leung et al., 2001), and it may evoke negative emotion and counterproductive behavior (Belschak & Den Hartog, 2009).
There was also a significant correlation between utilization rate of negative feedback and risky decision-making in 53 patients ( r = −0.703, P < 0.001; 27 PACG patients and 26 healthy controls, see utilization rate of negative feedback; [Figure 4]).{Figure 4}
We also anticipate future studies on negative feedback that inform writing center practices writ large, not just in-house training.
And the truth is, if you're in the habit of delivering sincere and specific commendation first, it's much easier for your people to take your criticism the way its intendedto help."And "In the rare case the negative feedback is completely unfounded, it can still give you a chance to see how a sample of your audience will feel about things.
Our first study examined how best to provide negative feedback to entitled employees, who have hard-wired expectations of praise.
The authors estimate that the negative feedback loop may be to thank for 10 to 20 percent of carbon storage in the remote Antarctic Ocean, somewhere between 10 to 40 million tons of carbon a year, in total.
The medical profession is aware of the fact that natural cortisol, produced by the middle layer adrenal cortex, works with the hypothalamic pituitary axis in a negative feedback mechanism.
THE rather garish painting of the exterior of the former AXA building has, not surprisingly, received negative feedback. It looks awful and is a blot on the city's skyline.