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To Save Or Not To Save: The Fisher Game [chapter]

Ruta Mehta, Nithum Thain, László A. Végh, Adrian Vetta
2014 Lecture Notes in Computer Science  
To this end, we define the Price of Imperfect Competition (PoIC) as the worst case ratio of the welfare at a Nash equilibrium in the induced game compared to the welfare at a Walrasian equilibrium.  ...  We examine the Fisher market model when buyers, as well as sellers, have an intrinsic value for money.  ...  Dynamics are a natural way to view how a game is played and a wellstudied question is whether or not the game dynamics converge to an equilibrium.  ... 
doi:10.1007/978-3-319-13129-0_24 fatcat:lq7sqikcdbbkbmkxup4zz6dxyy

Determinants of the savings market in Russia

Nina Morozko, Natalia Morozko, Valentina Didenko
2018 Banks and Bank Systems  
With that in mind, the purpose of the article is to consider the main trends and prospects for the savings market development in Russia.The article analyzes the strengths and weaknesses of Russia's savings  ...  The sharp devaluation of the national currency, the unstable situation of banks, and a significant number of bankruptcies adversely affected the propensity of the subjects to save.  ...  Thus, the decision on the need for savings may not necessarily be related to the desire to provide financial security or family prosperity (Canova, Rattazzi, & Webley, 2005) .  ... 
doi:10.21511/bbs.13(1).2018.18 fatcat:qwrha53okncijpo7tktwucz6xi

The Evangelical Hustle: Selling Music, Saving Souls [chapter]

2017 Holy Hip Hop in the City of Angels  
show: Game Show Host: According to Romans 4:17, who can call those things which do not exist as though they do?  ...  games of chance, in which bets are placed in relation to the ways coins will fall (heads or tails) after being tossed into a designated area.  ... 
doi:10.1525/luminos.35.e fatcat:5auacxmrwre4xfhhfulnknixfm

4. The Evangelical Hustle: Selling Music, Saving Souls [chapter]

2020 Holy Hip Hop in the City of Angels  
show: Game Show Host: According to Romans 4:17, who can call those things which do not exist as though they do?  ...  games of chance, in which bets are placed in relation to the ways coins will fall (heads or tails) after being tossed into a designated area.  ... 
doi:10.1525/9780520968790-005 fatcat:r2vvlrtdlfgznleukqzb5biwhu

Social Networks and the Desire to Save Face

Michael A. Netzley, Akanksha Rath
2012 Business Communication Quarterly  
Declaration of Conflicting Interests The authors declared no potential conflicts of interest with respect to the research, authorship, and/or publication of this article.  ...  Funding The authors received no financial support for the research, authorship, and/or publication of this article.  ...  But the news is not all bad, and there is another side to face-saving preferences.  ... 
doi:10.1177/1080569911433434 fatcat:xlahx7pcynaehoxws3bybmgita

Understanding Consumption in Retirement: Recent Developments [chapter]

Erik Hurst
2008 Recalibrating Retirement Spending and Saving  
The declines in spending during retirement are limited to the categories of food and work related expenses. Even though food spending declines during retirement, actual food intake remains constant.  ...  Overall, the evidence suggests that the standard model of lifecycle consumption augmented with home production and uncertain health shocks does well in explaining the consumption patterns of most households  ...  Acknowledgments The author thanks Mark Aguiar, Jonathan Fisher, John Laitner, Olivia S. Mitchell, Karl Scholz, Dan Silverman, Jon Skinner, Tim Smeeding, and Mel Stephens for comments on this chapter.  ... 
doi:10.1093/acprof:oso/9780199549108.003.0003 fatcat:eehxuoejijaa7gwc7c3cb4yaji

Monetary Policy with Investment-Saving Imbalances

Roberto Tamborini
2008 Social Science Research Network  
"adaptive" instead of "optimizing" interest-rate rules when direct information on the natural rate is not available; the central bank's bounded responsiveness to excess inflation/deflation (or the irrelevance  ...  Hence "investment-saving imbalances" (ISI) are also a logical implication in any such situation, but they are not contemplated by standard macroeconomic models.  ...  Savers and investors compare these rates with the respective incentives to save or invest (in this sense, they need not know what the natural rate is).  ... 
doi:10.2139/ssrn.1284500 fatcat:vm3t2hedqfah5mf5w2fdjazcfm

Trade Liberalization and Private Savings: The Spanish Experience, 1960-1995

Michele Boldrin, Juan Manuel Manuel Martín Prieto, Martin Prieto
1998 Social Science Research Network  
As we have seen this did not occur in Spain after either the 1960 reform or the smaller 1970 reform.  ...  Public saving is, most certainly, not exogenous to the overall evolution of an economic system.  ... 
doi:10.2139/ssrn.1818771 fatcat:b3cfbspcerdghl6nmrz2bzgwee

Macroeconomic Effects of an Energy Saving Policy in the Public Sector

Philippe Quirion
2002 Social Science Research Network  
It also raises private consumption and welfare if the initial share of resource in public spending is smaller than that of private consumption, or if the difference is small enough.  ...  The government purchases natural resources and composite goods from private firms. We show that a switch in public spending from the natural resource to the composite good increases employment.  ...  Ex post, it still yields to a saving of 3.4% (for α =0.5) or 5% (for α =0.75).  ... 
doi:10.2139/ssrn.304341 fatcat:b2eysgqisbasln2zefv3ysx4na

Political Stability and the Resolve to Save: The Case of Pakistan

Areeba Khan, Fatima Farooq, Sohail Saeed, Owais Shafique
2020 Journal of Business and Social Review in Emerging Economies  
Income appeared to be strongest predictor in causing an increase in the savings rate. Although GDP found to be have an inverse relationship with savings rate.  ...  Political stability appeared to be non-significant in influencing the relationship between macroeconomic factors and savings rate.  ...  During the visit of Chinese President Xi Jinping to Pakistan, US $46 billion were allocated for the construction of the CPEC, which analysts argue that could be a game changer not only for Pakistan but  ... 
doi:10.26710/jbsee.v5i2.922 fatcat:yytg5fml6fbfxnf2tkzszbihmu

Saving and Cohabitation: The Economic Consequences of Living with One's Parents in Italy and the Netherlands

Rob Alessie, Agar Brugiavini, Guglielmo Weber
2004 Social Science Research Network  
In our model, the child may choose to leave home in the second period or to stay with her parents, and will base her saving decision on the preferred outcome.  ...  On the basis of this evidence, it makes sense to study the way cohabitation and saving decisions are taken across different countries but not necessarily to focus on a specific age group: we shall construct  ...  or not).  ... 
doi:10.2139/ssrn.618587 fatcat:qiijoqgx7fabno2zqf7aghk4ru

Income inequality, status seeking, and savings rates in Canada

Alexander Bilson Darku
2014 Canadian Studies in Population  
The empirical analysis based on this theory led to some interesting findings. First, at the national level, increased income inequality has a significant negative effect on personal savings rates.  ...  This paper uses Canadian provincial-level data and a variant of James uesenberry's relative income hypothesis proposed by Frank et al. (2010) to examine the relationship between income inequality and savings  ...  Other theoretical studies of households' decisions to save are based explicitly or implicitly on the life-cycle model which postulates that households save or dis-save in order to smooth their consumption  ... 
doi:10.25336/p63w4d fatcat:ekhqlkd2mvgd5hvmp6cvfzlgka

Throwing back the big ones saves a fishery from hot water

Malin L. Pinsky
2018 Proceedings of the National Academy of Sciences of the United States of America  
Sloan Foundation, the Gordon and Betty Moore Foundation, the National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration Coastal and Ocean Climate Applications (COCA) program, the Pew Charitable Trusts, and Green  ...  Acknowledgments Funding was provided by National Science Foundation Grants OCE-1426891 and DEB-1616821, the Alfred P.  ...  We are already headed down the rabbit hole of climate change, and how we choose to adapt, or not, to the ongoing changes will determine whether the oceans continue to provide abundant seafood, support  ... 
doi:10.1073/pnas.1722620115 pmid:29440438 pmcid:PMC5828640 fatcat:a7opko5mljaxzoye7yyg3nrnsu

Optimal Sharing of Labor Productivity Risks and Mix of Pay-as-You-Go and Savings

Debora Ester Kusmerski
2008 Social Science Research Network  
There is a consensus that PAYG schemes reduce aggregate household savings, but the empirical evidence is not conclusive about the size of this e¤ect.  ...  ; or for pursuing other goals than risk sharing, like poverty alleviation at the old age.  ...  is not stored or invested, but it is transferred to the elderly (PAYG).  ... 
doi:10.2139/ssrn.1160138 fatcat:kchaq2hxhrffxfpu5o3unp3noi

Effect of daylight saving time on lighting energy use: A literature review

Myriam B.C. Aries, Guy R. Newsham
2008 Energy Policy  
The principal reason for introducing (and extending) Daylight Saving Time (DST) was, and still is, projected energy savings; particularly for electric lighting.  ...  This would be timely, given the extension to DST underway in North America in 2007.  ...  Acknowledgements The authors are particularly grateful to our colleague Dr. Christoph Reinhart for some of the initial ideas for this paper, and for his review of the text.  ... 
doi:10.1016/j.enpol.2007.05.021 fatcat:6se465uxbzgmpa4m6s4ytmrnze
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