incremental cost

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Noun1.incremental cost - the increase or decrease in costs as a result of one more or one less unit of output
monetary value, price, cost - the property of having material worth (often indicated by the amount of money something would bring if sold); "the fluctuating monetary value of gold and silver"; "he puts a high price on his services"; "he couldn't calculate the cost of the collection"
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b) For fiscal year 2017, which is in progress, the heads of all agencies are directed that the total incremental cost of all new regulations, including repealed regulations, to be finalized this year shall be no greater than zero, unless otherwise required by law or consistent with advice provided in writing by the Director of the Office of Management and Budget (Director).
Citing just one federal court decision from 1992, Leon concludes that incremental costs mean variable, as opposed to fixed costs, and thus the Fed was allowing too many bank and credit union costs to be considered in setting the price controls.
While a facility may be concerned about the purchase price of an antimicrobial dressing, they must also factor in all the potential incremental costs of not using one.
The product provides the bank's core processor with profitability data--including incremental cost data--for the bank's CRM system.
However, NTT DoCoMo, does not have to submit to long run incremental cost calculation (LRIC)by the MPHPT to determine its interconnection charges.
If one looks at the incremental cost of control per ton of PM to replace a wet scrubber with a baghouse (at the cost of $2 million) it is apparent that to collect the extra 17.
Barter finance allows a company to buy using its incremental cost of production [also applies to international trade].
For example, if lobbying is not the principal purpose of the activity, taxpayers should be permitted to use the incremental cost in computing the disallowed amount.
When back orders are filled, at some incremental cost, the company ships at the lowest possible price to the largest customer who bought at the largest discount.
Continue the current protocol and share with the radiologists the incremental cost of using low-osmolar agents.
As such, the incremental cost is only a fraction of the fully allocated costs.

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