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Definition of the verb Underinvest

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verb

  1. [business] To invest insufficiently

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Google previewThe SAGE Encyclopedia of Economics and Society (2015)

by Frederick F. Wherry, Juliet B. Schor, Consulting Editor

At the same time, potential college students, especially those from lowerincome families, may avoid borrowing or borrow less than the optimum and thus underinvest in education because of debt aversion and limited knowledge of how to ...

Google previewEncyclopedia of Creativity (2011)

People may underinvest because the potential rewards of a new idea are somewhat ambiguous as compared to pursuing technically sound but mundane ideas for which the limited rewards are clear. However, work on risk taking in situations ...

Google previewEncyclopedia of Education Economics and Finance (2014)

by Dominic J. Brewer

When this occurs, individuals will underinvest in certain goods and services that are deemed to be socially ...

Google previewEncyclopedia of Political Economy (2002)

2-volume Set by Phillip O'Hara

At the general level, capital tends periodically to underinvest in the social capital and HUMAN ...

Google previewRoutledge Dictionary of Economics (2013)

by Donald Rutherford

Some argue that it leads toinefficiencyas many in a population, seeing little chance ofeconomic advancement, are unwillingtosacrifice present consumptionto makepossible economic development and are likelyto underinvest intheir children's ...

Google previewMerriam-Webster's Rhyming Dictionary (2002)

by Merriam-Webster, Inc

self-interest, self-possessed, sweatervest, uninterest, unprofessed autosuggest, disinterest, robin redbreast, supraprotest, underinvest thirty-second rest — also - ed forms of verbs listed at ess esta \es-ta\ cesta, cuesta, testa, vesta, Vesta Avesta , ...

Google previewInternational Encyclopedia of Human Geography (2009)

A 12-Volume Set

Private business tends to underinvest in skills development, because workers can move to better paying employment afterthey have beentrained. Where labormarkets are competitively regulated excessive staffturnovermay prove costlyfor ...

Google previewInternational Encyclopedia of Geography, 15 Volume Set (2017)

People, the Earth, Environment and Technology by Douglas Richardson, Noel Castree, Michael F. Goodchild, Audrey Kobayashi, Weidong Liu, Richard A. Marston

Since the cost of policy shortcomings usually manifest over time while the costs of creating and improving policy are immediate, there is a perverse incentive for organizations to underinvest in policy ...

Google previewEncyclopedia of Management Theory (2013)

by Eric H. Kessler

People may underinvest because the potential rewards of a new idea are somewhat ambiguous compared to pursuing technically sound but mundane ideas for which the limited rewards are clear. However, work on risk taking in situations ...

Google previewRoutledge Encyclopedia of International Political Economy: Entries P-Z (2001)

by R. J. Barry Jones

to underinvest in R&D and instead capitalize on the R&D of others. Subsidizing firms to undertake R&D activities would be one way to overcome this problem. Similarly, informational asymmetries can be viewed as ...

Google previewEncyclopedia of Food Microbiology (2014)

by Carl A. Batt

and firms will then underinvest in ...

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The value of this 11-letter word is 15 points, but it's not an accepted word in the Official Scrabble Players Dictionary.

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