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Optimising land use and water allocation in intercropping systems.
(Revista de Política Agrícola, Brasília, DF, ano 21 , n. 1, p. 92-102, jan./mar. 2012., 2012)
Economic study about termination in fed guzera cattle containment levels with diets containing concentrate growing
The work involved an economic and financial study to evaluate the costs and profitability of Guzera cattle feedlot fed with increasing levels of concentrate diets with 30%, 50% or 70% of concentrate. Data were collected ...
The influence of the trade-off between profitability and future increases in sales on cost stickiness
(Universidad de Chile. Facultad de Economía y Negocios, 2017)
This study analyses cost stickiness under the dilemma between current profi-tability and future sales increase. When activity decreases firms are faced to keep profitability adjusting resources, while ...
Analysing a pricing policy for a home centre: A case study
(Scientific Research, 2014-02)
One critical aspect of retailer category management is pricing the items in order to maximize total profits. To define an appropriate pricing policy, a retailer should evaluate how changes in prices of a set of items may ...
Global strategies, differing experiences. Electricity companies in two late-industrialising countries: Spain and Argentina, 1890–1950
(Liverpool University Press, 2014-03)
The article compares the performance and profitability rates of electric utility firms in Spain and Argentina from the early period of global electrification to the period following World War 2. It aims to analyse the ...
Profit sharing with heterogeneous entrepreneurial prowess
(Escola de Pós-Graduação em Economia da FGV, 1995-07)
This paper analyzes the impact of profit sharing on the incentives that individuals face to set up their own business. It presents a model of capital accumulation in which individuals are equally skilled to be workers but ...