economic value


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Noun1.economic value - the amount (of money or goods or services) that is considered to be a fair equivalent for something elseeconomic value - the amount (of money or goods or services) that is considered to be a fair equivalent for something else; "he tried to estimate the value of the produce at normal prices"
quantity, measure, amount - how much there is or how many there are of something that you can quantify
mess of pottage - anything of trivial value; "Esau sold his birthright to Jacob for a mess of pottage"
premium - the amount that something in scarce supply is valued above its nominal value; "they paid a premium for access to water"
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Hence, assets that are kept would almost always have greater values in use than in exchange, and fair values understate the economic value of those assets to the owners of an enterprise.
Objectives : Key objectives:(1) Through a literature search and survey sent through APEC working groups, identify knowledge gaps related to the economic value of coastal green infrastructure benefits and services for disaster risk reduction and response and coastal resilience in the APEC region, as well as the related regulatory barriers and;
In contrast, the latest trends in performance measurement stress the need to consider the economic value of the business and put more weight on valuation of assets and liabilities.
The authors conclude that their estimates may in fact be conservative, because their calculations did not take into account the economic value of avoiding other adverse health effects associated with exposure to lead.
The Northern trails flagship program supports the development of a wide range of trail projects, including the Trans-Canada Trail and trails for all-terrain vehicles, cross-country skiing, biking, dog sledding, outdoor nature viewing and all-season and multi-use trails that demonstrate added economic value to the tourism sector.
The analysis recommends conserving and increasing the city's remaining tree cover as a cost-effective way to capitalize on the economic value of this natural resource.
he is a pioneer in developing the managerial and valuation applications of the economic profit concept under the banner of EVA -- economic value added.
In fact, manufacturers may play a role as vital and important, in terms of providing economic value for the partnerships, as physicians, hospitals and long-term care facilities.
In Letter Ruling (TAM) 9604001, in which the life insurance policies were in trust, the Service concluded that the employee was taxed on the total economic value of the split-dollar life policy.
However, if the economic value of the system continues to deteriorate, both of these interventions are quite possible in our society.
For a firm that doesn't record owners' salaries, a reasonable salary must be calculated to reflect the economic value of owners' labor.
many advocates for preserving biodiversity have stressed its potential economic value for agriculture and medicine.