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Definition of the noun subsidisation

What does subsidisation mean as a name of something?

noun - plural: subsidisations

  1. money (or other benefits) obtained as a subsidy
    • lexical domain: Possessions - nouns denoting possession and transfer of possession
    • alternative spelling: subsidization
    • more generic word: money = the most common medium of exchange
  2. the act of providing a subsidy

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Google previewThe Quarterly Review (1918)

The real objection to State subsidisation is that it tends almost inevitably to divert attention from the fundamental problem of the position of unorganised and ill— organised workers. While the urgency of the problems may compel direct State ...

Google previewProcurement and Financing of Motorways in Europe (2005)

by Giorgio Ragazzi, Werner Rothengatter

tunnel investments of the Gotthard and the Lo ̈tschberg, which means that heavy cross subsidisation is a Swiss practice. In Switzerland the custom's office is collecting the tolls and allocates the revenues to the defined destinations.

Google previewThe Implementation and Effectiveness of Transport Demand Management Measures (2012)

An International Perspective by Tom Rye, Professor Stephen Ison

John Preston Introduction Public transport subsidisation is a somewhat unusual TDM measure in that it encourages travel by bus, rail and intermediate modes ( such as guided bus and light rail), whilst at the same time reducing the demand for ...

Google previewThe Economics of Transport (2009)

A Theoretical and Applied Perspective by Jonathan Cowie

A second argument against cross- subsidisation is that rather than the operator being 'penalised' by using potential profits to ...

Google previewEncyclopedia of Developing Regional Communities with Information and Communication Technology (2005)

by Marshall, Stewart

As government moves out of the role of service provision and into the role of industry regulation, there has been significant jurisdiction shifting in terms of responsibility for services, as well as reduced subsidisation for the cost of service over ...

Google previewBlackie’s Dictionary of Economics (2015)

by Blackie

cross-subsidisation Subsidisation within a firm, where one department or product is subsidised by the profits from another.

Google previewThe SAGE Dictionary of Sports Studies (2008)

by Dominic Malcolm

' Government subsidisation of Canadian professional sport franchises: a risky business', in T. Slack (ed.), The Commercialisation of Sport. London: Routledge. pp.

Google previewCambridge Business English Dictionary (2011)

by Cambridge University Press

subsidization (UK also subsidisation) /,sAbsrdr 'zerjan / noun [U] Government subsidization of the industry has been heavily criticized.

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Scrabble value of S1U1B3S1I1D2I1S1A1T1I1O1N1

The value of this 13-letter word is 16 points, but it's not an accepted word in the Official Scrabble Players Dictionary.

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