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fence

Overview page. Subjects: Economics.

An option strategy involving either a purchased call and a written put or a written call and a purchased put for the same expiry date (cf. conversion; reverse conversion). Also known as a c...

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The Fence

Thomas Nail.

in Theory of the Border

October 2016; p ublished online September 2016 .

Chapter. Subjects: Political Theory; International Relations. 7320 words.

This chapter develops a theory of the border structure of the fence. The fence introduces the first major kinopolitical divisions into the flows of the earth. It divides the earth from...

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Hedges and Fences

Gary D. Libecap.

in The Oxford Encyclopedia of Economic History

January 2003; p ublished online January 2005 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Economic History. 717 words.

Hedges and fences have served as a principal means of defining property rights to agricultural land in Europe, North and

Liberalism on the Fence

Dace Dzenovska.

in School of Europeanness

April 2018; p ublished online September 2018 .

Chapter. Subjects: Anthropology. 3213 words.

In September 2015, Latvia announced a plan to build a 2.7-meter-high fence along especially vulnerable sections of its 276-kilometer-long border with Russia, amounting to 90 kilometers of...

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fence

Overview page. Subjects: Economics.

An option strategy involving either a purchased call and a written put or a written call and a purchased put for the same expiry date (cf. conversion; reverse conversion). Also known as a c...

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fence

Will Manley, Katharine Foot and Andrew Davis.

in A Dictionary of Agriculture and Land Management

March 2019; p ublished online March 2019 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Social Sciences; Agriculture and Farming. 218 words.

A barrier that encloses a *field, garden, or other area of land primarily for the containment of *livestock...

fence

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. 42 words.

An option strategy involving either a purchased call and a written put or a written call and a purchased put

The US-Mexico Fence

Thomas Nail.

in Theory of the Border

October 2016; p ublished online September 2016 .

Chapter. Subjects: Political Theory; International Relations. 7827 words.

This chapter is the first of four to deploy the previously developed border regimes as a theoretical framework for understanding the US-Mexico border kinopolitically. This chapter begins...

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When the Fences Come Down

Genevieve Siegel-Hawley.

May 2016; p ublished online September 2016 .

Book. Subjects: Education. 236 pages.

How we provide equal educational opportunity to an increasingly diverse, highly urbanized student population is one of the central concerns facing our nation. We are currently allowing a...

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time fence

Overview page. Subjects: Business and Management.

A period during which a master production schedule (MPS) must not be changed, to enable the material requirements planning to stabilize. Once the system is stable, the MPS can change.

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time fence

Edited by Jonathan Law.

in A Dictionary of Business and Management

January 2016; p ublished online February 2016 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Business and Management. 34 words.

A period during which a *master production schedule (MPS) must not be changed, to enable the *material requirements planning...

ring-fence

Edited by Jonathan Law.

in A Dictionary of Business and Management

January 2016; p ublished online February 2016 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Business and Management. 114 words.

1. To allow one part of a company or group to go into receivership or bankruptcy without affecting the viability of the rest of the company or group....

ring-fence

Jonathan Law.

in A Dictionary of Business and Management

January 2009; p ublished online January 2009 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Business and Management. 54 words.

1. To allow one part of a company or group to go into receivership or bankruptcy without affecting the viability of the rest of the company or group....

time fence

Jonathan Law.

in A Dictionary of Business and Management

January 2009; p ublished online January 2009 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Business and Management. 34 words.

A period during which a *master production schedule (MPS) must not be changed, to enable the *material requirements planning...

ring-fence

Edited by Jonathan Law.

in A Dictionary of Accounting

July 2016; p ublished online November 2016 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Accounting. 54 words.

1. To allow one part of a company or group to go into receivership or bankruptcy without affecting the viability of the rest of the company or group....

ring-fence

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. 123 words.

1. To allow one part of a company or group to go into receivership or bankruptcy without affecting the viability

glass fence

Edmund Heery and Mike Noon.

in A Dictionary of Human Resource Management

P ublished online June 2017 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Human Resource Management. 5 words.

Crossing Fences

Peter Fritzell.

in Interdisciplinary Studies in Literature and Environment

January 2005; p ublished online January 2005 .

Journal Article. Subjects: Literary Theory and Cultural Studies; Environment. 0 words.

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ring-fence

Jonathan Law.

in A Dictionary of Finance and Banking

March 2018; p ublished online March 2018 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Banking; Social Sciences; Economics. 124 words.

1. To allow one part of a company or group to go into receivership or bankruptcy without affecting the viability of the rest of the company or group....

The Ecosystem of Connective Media: Lock In, Fence Off, Opt Out?

José van Dijck.

in The Culture of Connectivity

January 2013; p ublished online January 2013 .

Chapter. Subjects: Sociology. 9954 words.

The last chapter reassembles the histories of individual microsystems and identifies critical questions about the changing nature of the ecosystem and online sociality. Although each of the...

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Sequential Foraging, Itinerant Fences and Parrot Poaching in Bolivia

Stephen F. Pires and Ronald V. Clarke.

in The British Journal of Criminology

March 2011; p ublished online January 2011 .

Journal Article. Subjects: Criminology. 8845 words.

Despite legal prohibitions, poaching of wild parrots is widespread in the neo-tropics, with the result that many species are now endangered. Guided by optimal foraging theory, secondary...

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