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RRR

Abbreviation for relative risk reduction.
Malpractice Recognise, Respond, Resolve A term coined by Copic Insurance in Colorado, which provides medical malpractice coverage to doctors and health professionals as part of promoting open disclosure about medical errors
Managed care—US Request, Render, Report A trilogy of factors that must be met before a patient can be billed for a consultation from a physician other than the primary care provider: the ordering physician must Request the consultation; the consultant must Render a medical opinion, and issue a written Report
Research Reduce, Refine, Replace A research philosophy first articulated in 1959 by British scientists WMS Russell and RL Burch who linked scientific excellence to the humane and efficient use of laboratory animals, a philosophy now known as 'alternatives'
Vox populi Reading, wRiting, aRithmetic This is the original phrase which inspired the many other 'three Rs.' It referred to the core components of an elementary school education in America
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In theory, a company should pay dividends when its investment opportunities are not expected to generate a return that is as high as its required rate of return on equity.
This causes the cost of capital for large corporations to be lower than the required rate of return on illiquid interests in small business, or even large businesses organized as proprietorships.
A large tax benefit for owner-occupied housing cannot explain why the required rate of return is so low.
9) It should be noted that discounting takes place at the required rate of return adjusted for the effect of debt financing as determined by Equations (1) and (2) under the different debt scenarios.
They cover topics including: how an analyst approaches the equity valuation process; the basic DDM; the derivation of the required rate of return within the context of Markowitz and Sharpes modern portfolio theory; the free cash flow approach; valuation using Graham and Doddtype concepts of earning power and associated "market multiples, as well as residual income models.
So, if the growth rate is zero, earnings are $100K and the required rate of return is 25%, the price (value) is $400K.
The Group's minimum required rate of return of 7% was thus significantly surpassed.
In other words, from a financial standpoint, we should not make the investment if our required rate of return is less than the expected rate of return.
After the value of marketable investment at the entity level is computed, the appraiser applies the QMDM model to account for the fact that the growth in the value of the investment (along with any dividends distributed) does not meet the shareholder's required rate of return for a specified period.
Also, capital expenditures, for which the justification is based on such non-economic criteria as improving quality to keep customers, would have trouble showing the required rate of return.
Given the risks of political changes, a developing legal system, inflation of more than 20 percent in the cities, leased rather than purchasable land and other factors, it's natural for companies to compensate by simply raising the required rate of return in the investment decision process.
In comparing the consequences of these transfer arrangements it is critical to bear in mind the required rate of return, the rate of return (discount rate) used in the relevant Treasury tables and the term of the retained interest.
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