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Overview page. Subjects: Architecture.

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Structural division in the length of a building or roof. The unit within a building between a pair of piers or buttresses; the division of a roof marked by its main trusses.

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Bay Street

Overview page. Subjects: Financial Institutions and Services.

1 The Toronto Stock Exchange, which stands on Bay Street, Toronto.

2 The financial institutions of Toronto collectively.

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Bay Street

Edited by Jonathan Law and John Smullen.

in A Dictionary of Finance and Banking

January 2008; p ublished online January 2008 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Financial Institutions and Services. 20 words.

1 The Toronto Stock Exchange, which stands on Bay Street, Toronto.

2 The financial institutions of Toronto collectively.

Bay Street

Edited by Jonathan Law.

in A Dictionary of Finance and Banking

January 2014; p ublished online May 2014 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Financial Institutions and Services. 20 words.

1. The Toronto Stock Exchange, which stands on Bay Street, Toronto.

2. The financial institutions of Toronto collectively.

Bay Street

Jonathan Law.

in A Dictionary of Finance and Banking

March 2018; p ublished online March 2018 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Banking; Social Sciences; Economics. 20 words.

1. The Toronto Stock Exchange, which stands on Bay Street, Toronto.

2. The financial institutions of Toronto collectively.

Paul, Josephine Bay

Thaddeus Russell.

in American National Biography Online

January 1999; p ublished online February 2000 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Social and Cultural History; Society and Culture; Banking; Transport Technology and Trades; Transport. 570 words.

Paul, Josephine Bay (10 August 1900–06 August 1962), businesswoman and philanthropist, was born Josephine Holt Perfect in Anamosa, Iowa, the daughter of Otis Lincoln Perfect, a realtor, and...

Bay Street (Canada)

Peter Moles and Nicholas Terry.

in The Handbook of International Financial Terms

January 1997; p ublished online January 2005 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Financial Institutions and Services. 25 words.

1 The financial district in Toronto, and by implication, the (Canadian) financial sector (cf. Street; Wall Street).

City (UK)

Peter Moles and Nicholas Terry.

in The Handbook of International Financial Terms

January 1997; p ublished online January 2005 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Financial Institutions and Services. 22 words.

The City of London, the financial district of London, also known as the square mile (cf. Bay Street;

square mile (UK)

Peter Moles and Nicholas Terry.

in The Handbook of International Financial Terms

January 1997; p ublished online January 2005 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Financial Institutions and Services. 29 words.

Colloquial name for the City of London, the financial, banking, and insurance centre of London (cf. Bay Street;

Corporate Governance Convergence in International Perspective

Roderick Martin, Peter D. Casson and Tahir M. Nisar.

in Investor Engagement

May 2007; p ublished online September 2007 .

Chapter. Subjects: Financial Institutions and Services. 12341 words.

International convergence has been identified as a recent trend in corporate governance. However, current trends in German corporate governance point to an enhanced stakeholder form of...

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The Basic Tools of Risk Modeling

Gilles Bénéplanc and Jean-Charles Rochet.

in Risk Management in Turbulent Times

September 2011; p ublished online April 2015 .

Chapter. Subjects: Financial Institutions and Services. 3845 words.

This chapter discusses two methods for quantifying risks: the frequentist approach and the subjective approach. The frequentist approach can be applied in stationary environments when...

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Lowell, Ralph

Mark I. Gelfand.

in American National Biography Online

January 1999; p ublished online February 2000 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Banking; Politics. 1394 words.

Lowell, Ralph (23 July 1890–15 May 1978), banker and civic leader, was born in Chestnut Hill, Massachusetts, the son of John Lowell, a lawyer, and Mary Emlen Hale. Bearing one of the Bay...

Nonparametric Estimation of Crop Insurance Rates Revisited

Alan P. Ker and Barry K. Goodwin.

in American Journal of Agricultural Economics

May 2000; p ublished online May 2000 .

Journal Article. Subjects: Agricultural Economics; Insurance. 0 words.

With the crop insurance program becoming the cornerstone of U.S. agricultural policy, recovering accurate rates is of paramount interest. Lack of yield data presents, by far, the most...

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Andrewes, Sir Thomas (d. 1659), financier and regicide

A. W. McIntosh.

in Oxford Dictionary of National Biography

September 2004; p ublished online September 2004 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Banking; UK Politics; British History; Law; Criminology and Criminal Justice. 591 words.

Andrewes, Sir Thomas (d. 1659), financier and regicide, was the son of Robert Andrewes of Feltham, Middlesex, a Plymouth adventurer and subscriber to the Massachusetts Bay Company, and his...

Newberry, Truman Handy

Leonard Schlup.

in American National Biography Online

January 1999; p ublished online February 2000 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Banking; US Politics; Manufacturing; History of Manufacturing and Construction. 1076 words.

Newberry, Truman Handy (05 November 1864–03 October 1945), businessman and senator, was born in Detroit, Michigan, the son of John Stoughton Newberry, a lawyer, congressman, and...