Rural coal-mining families show resilience against divorce when faced with the economic downturns
common in the industry, suggests a study in the Journal of Rural Studies.
CEPRES said it analyzed market pricing of financial services companies following economic downturns
and compared to investment returns of private equity investments during the same periods.
Previous studies found a link between increased suicide risk among Americans and economic downturns
. So, investigators from the University of California, Los Angeles decided to examine the role alcohol plays in that association.
"Whilst previous economic downturns
have been weathered, the current market is one of the worst experienced for many years with no upturn forecast for at least 12 to 18 months."
The economic downturns
of the early 1980s and early 1990s were associated with up to a 10 percentage points decline in the average job-finding rate.
This statement addresses three key points: (1) the state and local government sector's long-term fiscal challenges; (2) rapidly rising health care costs which drive the sector's long-term fiscal difficulties, and (3) the considerations involved in targeting supplemental funds to states through the Medicaid program during economic downturns
. To provide Congress and the public with a broader perspective on our nation's fiscal outlook, GAO previously developed a fiscal model of the state and local sector.
As economic downturns
reduce household incomes and lower investors' and consumers' confidence in the economy, nonprofits face especially troubling times.
Companies face turnarounds for many reasons--with economic downturns
, competition, poor cash management and poor management decisions among the most prevalent.
(2) During economic downturns
, individuals, corporations and foundations endeavor to maintain their current levels of giving, and therefore the previous year's giving is a good indicator of what to expect in the current year.
Despite economic downturns
, we must depend even more on our fundraising colleagues to increase endowments and spendable income, thereby allowing us to increase funded tuition discounting.
Throughout the book, however, Jocko does well to contextualize his history of skating within larger movements at the time: economic downturns
, punk rock, the explosion of "Extreme Sports," which is one of the reasons this book is so compelling.
Japan has long had characteristic cycles of deep economic downturns
followed by healthy rebounds.