The problem is that such investors fail to calculate the opportunity cost
,'' points out Subramanyam.
This is where the potentially huge opportunity cost
comes into play.
exists when a company is faced with making a decision between two choices each with their own set of pros and cons.
6) In this setting, continued investment in a moderately promising start-up company may have a high opportunity cost
for the venture capitalist because it comes at the expense of spending additional time on more promising companies in the fund's portfolio.
Conventional approaches to evaluating buy versus lease or rent decisions acknowledge the time value of initial costs, reflected in the opportunity cost
of the initial early payments.
Interest on capital and opportunity cost
of a dairy heifer accounted on average for 24.
We learned about this cool thing called opportunity cost
in economics today"--my college freshman year roommate, early fall, 1997
This is an opportunity cost
; however, it is an insidious one, because no one in the organization has access to all of the information relating to this decision and the opportunity cost
is hidden from all players.
He explains general concepts such as utility function, breakeven cut-off grade, and opportunity cost
; the estimation of breakeven cut off grades, with examples of how to separate ore from waste, choose between different processes, analyze polymetallic deposits, and develop stockpiling strategies; opportunity cost
and constraints imposed by the geology of the deposit; the costs that should be included in cut-off grade calculations; situations where there is a need to stockpile and blend material to satisfy technical and marketing requirements; and new methods to optimize blending depending on the objective.
In this light, the corporate opportunity cost
arises from the company being locked into a long-term real estate lease with a landlord who has no mechanism to permit asset closures, offer substitute assets, permit lease assignments, or consider the sale of the property.
Generally this time of year, the opportunity cost
of repairing roads in Namibia is the construction of new ones in different parts of Namibia.
I repeat and the Finance Minister of India must know better that there is a huge opportunity cost
to the Government of India.