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Real

Used in the context of general equities. (1) natural, (2) not dividend roll-or program trading-related; (3) not tax-related. "Real" indications have three major repercussions: a) pricing will be more favorable to the other side of the trade since an investment bank is not committing any capital; b) price pressure will be stronger if real since a natural buyer/seller may have information leading to his decision or more behind it, and c) an uptick may be required for the trader to transact if the indication is not real and the trader has no long position.

Real

1. Describing a variable that takes inflation into account. For example, when considering GDP growth, if GDP has grown 10% in dollar terms, and the inflation rate is 3%, real GDP growth is only 7%. See also: Nominal.

2. See: Tangible.
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Thus, in chapter one, Edwards omits the view that many realists do not believe in universals simply because they are explanatorily successful posits; they believe in them also because they are directly aware of them.
Yet even in this context there are exceptions, as can be seen in the works of the romantic realist Victor Hugo.
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Like any good realist writer, our raconteur insists that his idle narratives have scholarly roots ("Une seule passion m'entrainait en dehors de mes habitudes studieuses; mais n'etait-ce pas encore de l'etude?
Roosevelt did have certain realist instincts" says Stephen Walt, a leading international relations theorist at Harvard University's Kennedy School of Government.
Moralism of abstraction may express itself in differing degrees--from dismissal or total ignorance regarding the facts to their poor evaluation; this realist critique is not limited to academic circles only, but is directed at political actors as well.
He criticizes "liberal political philosophers" for whom "any truth stated in religious terms becomes suspect" (119), but then he argues that "Christian realists .
More specifically, according to Chakravartty a distinction can be drawn between genuinely causal 'detection' properties, about which we can be realist, and 'auxiliary' properties, also part of the description of things offered by the theory but in fact dispensable.
The administration of President Jimmy Carter was also undone in part by internal fights between liberal internationalists led by then-Secretary of State Cyrus Vance and more realist forces led by National Security Adviser Zbigniew Brzezinski, an early Obama supporter.
This is certainly true of his most recent book, Realist Vision.
The Realist Short Story Of The Powerful Glimpse: Chekhov To Carver" by Kerry McSweeny (Molson Professor of English at McGill University, Montreal, Canada) focuses the professor's analytical commentary on the published writings of five acknowledged masters of the short story format: Anton Chekov, James Joyce, Ernest Hemingway, Flannery O'Connor, and Raymond Carver.