transfer earnings

transfer earnings

the return that a FACTOR OF PRODUCTION must earn to prevent its transfer to its next best alternative use. The earnings that a factor of production receives over and above its transfer earnings is called its ECONOMIC RENT.
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It also allows riders to transfer earnings to corporate, regardless of banking hours or public holidays.
Paul Rawnsley, director of Deloitte's Sports Business Group, said the figures were no surprise - as clubs resisted spending all their transfer earnings.
multinational companies the same opportunity to transfer earnings among foreign related parties, regardless of the country of incorporation, without creating subpart F income.
(3) The first issue was "whether the [interagency contract] programs reported total annual revenues in excess of costs (earnings or (losses)) in accordance with the Office of Management and Budget's (OMB) guidance on accounting for actual costs." (4) The second issue was "whether agencies with government-wide acquisition contracts (GWAC) (5) operate their programs consistent with OMB guidance to transfer earnings to the Treasury." (6) The third issue was "whether and to what extent fees charged by the General Services Administration's (GSA) Federal Supply Schedule program have generated revenues in excess of costs." (7)