Large hydropower projects would be offered highest

rate of return after the revision at 16% in dollar denomination compared to maximum 18% offered on Thar coal at present.

The

rate of return to the borrower on the down payment increase would be 12.2 percent calculated over 12 years.

The intuition underlying the upgrade of the required

rate of return for the residual discounted cash flow is as follows.

where, , [beta] =[OMEGA][[omega].sub.m]/[[sigma].sub.m.sup.2], [c.sub.m] = ([R.sub.m] - r)/ [[sigma].sub.m.sup.2], [[lambda].sub.m] = [c.sub.m] [[omega].sub.m], [beta] is the n x 1 vector of beta, [OMEGA][[omega].sub.m] is the n x 1 vector of covariances between the

rate of return on ith risky asset [[??].sub.m]i = 1,2, ..., n and the market portfolio

rate of return [[??].sub.m],[[sigma].sub.m.sup.2] = [[omega].sub.m.sup.T] [OMEGA][[omega].sub.m].

This is because for all these alternative methodologies, capital compensation is the residual of nominal output minus labour compensation, and the

rate of return to capital is endogenously determined.

Another key measure of confidence, the

rate of return on Spain's 10-year bond compared with that of benchmark German Bunds, ticked up slightly after Thursday's sale however.

These returns can be calculated after the fact, as above, or the formula can be used to calculate the amount that can be invested to purchase an income stream to yield a desired

rate of return. For example, if a given investment is expected to earn $50 and the required

rate of return is 25 percent, the amount that can be invested is $200.

We examine both the

rate of return and the volatility of the price indexes.

The

rate of return to education is the annual amount of wages received above some base amount; for example, the difference between a doctoral and a college degree.

The analysis calculates marginal

rate of return (MRR) which is

Measures like Q-tobin's (for more, see Wernerfelt and Montgomery (1988)), Economic Value Added (EVA) and Refined Economic Value Added (REVA) (Bacidore et al., 1997), alongside the usual accounting and economic measures like return over assets, net present value and internal

rate of return are all attempts at giving good information on firm performance.

It is simply the net operating income (NOI) of the property (before any debt service) divided by the price, which equates to a percentage

rate of return if the investor were to purchase a property with no debt (all cash).