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Sacrifice Ratio

The cost to an economy when growth slows or stops in order to combat inflation. The ratio shows the cost for each percentage of decrease in inflation. It is calculated thusly:

Sacrifice ratio = (Dollar cost of lost production) / (Percentage of change to the inflation rate)
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What is it that man would want so much that its pursuit can merit sacrifice freely given?
We also pledge to their families that they will receive the highest regards and appreciation, and the utmost care and full support from us, the nation and community at large, because we are a nation that treasures the value of sacrifice and never forgets those who devoted their lives and offered their precious blood to keep the nation's flag flying high.
In a statement to Dira'a Al Watan , Nation Shield magazine, Shaikh Mohammad said, "The UAE's martyrs have set a magnificent example of sacrifices that entrust us with a great responsibility to preserve our unity and become more committed and dedicated to continue the drive of evolving our beloved homeland," adding that since the establishment of the Union in 1971, the UAE has made myriad and widely-coveted achievements, the most notable of which is instilling national pride in generations of Emiratis capable of giving and sacrificing their lives to keep the flag of their nation flying high in pride and dignity.
Beyond Qatar, the campaign targets 36 countries and seeks to provide 23,040 sacrifices at more than QR11mn.
While Ezekiel prescribes seven bulls and seven rams as burnt offerings on each day of Passover, the Torah ordains only two bulls and one ram, but seven lambs also, for the sacrifice (Num.
Millions of Muslims around the world will offer a sacrifice to God on the first full day of the holiday.
Given the popularity of Rene Girard's theory of ritual sacrifice as a scapegoat mechanism, it is not surprising that three of the essays treat or draw upon Girard's ideas at some length.
We welcome this ban on animal sacrifice as it will end centuries of cruelty to animals in the name of religion," local activist Rajeshwar Negi said.
The woman, who was killed as a sacrifice, was identified as Kalavati Gupta when her son recognised her headless body in photographs.
David Pan's Sacrifice in the Modern World is a daring theoretical work.
Halbertal examines Abraham's willingness to sacrifice his chosen son Isaac, whose continued existence was vital for the fulfillment of God's promises to Abraham.
People are busy buying animals to sacrifice on Eid.