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equity gap

Overview page. Subjects: Economics.

(UK).

The alleged difficulty small UK businesses have in raising capital owing to the unwilligness of the capital markets to supply capital below a minimum amount. Such a condition...

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equity gap

Overview page. Subjects: Economics.

(UK).

The alleged difficulty small UK businesses have in raising capital owing to the unwilligness of the capital markets to supply capital below a minimum amount. Such a condition...

See overview in Oxford Index

equity gap (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. 37 words.

The alleged difficulty small UK businesses have in raising capital owing to the unwilligness of the capital markets to supply

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Adapting Innovations Across Borders to Close Equity Gaps in Education

Fernando Reimers, North Cooc and Jodut Hashmi.

in Lessons in Educational Equality

February 2012; p ublished online May 2012 .

Chapter. Subjects: Developmental Psychology. 11251 words.

This chapter examines what knowledge is necessary to promote equity in education. It argues that effective innovation to educate all children requires innovation supported by contextualized...

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Closing the gap: building the capacity of non-government organizations as advocates for health equity

Sally Nathan, Arie Rotem and Jan Ritchie.

in Health Promotion International

March 2002; p ublished online March 2002 .

Journal Article. Subjects: Public Health and Epidemiology. 6204 words.

Seeking achievement of health equity has underpinned national government and global health policies for decades. However, major difficulties and challenges faced in the practice of...

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Aequitas praeter legem n.

Aaron X. Fellmeth and Maurice Horwitz.

in Guide to Latin in International Law

January 2009; p ublished online January 2011 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: History of Law. 63 words.

“Equity apart from the law.”

Principles of equity used to fill in a gap or vagueness in the law, without

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Separated Children in Ireland: Responding to ‘Terrible Wrongs’

Siobhán Mullally.

in International Journal of Refugee Law

December 2011; p ublished online November 2011 .

Journal Article. Subjects: Human Rights and Immigration; Refugee Studies. 10957 words.

This article examines the ambiguous and uneasy status of separated children in Ireland at the margins of child protection regimes. The treatment and care of separated children in Ireland...

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What is equity?

Robert Pearce and Warren Barr.

in Pearce & Stevens' Trusts and Equitable Obligations

September 2018; p ublished online September 2018 .

Chapter. Subjects: Trusts Law. 12645 words.

This chapter defines equity. Equity is both a different system of law which recognizes rights and obligations that the common law does not, and a system which seeks to address the inherent...

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Racial Differences in Home Ownership and Home Equity Among Preretirement-Aged Households1

Samuel L. Myers and Chanjin Chung.

in The Gerontologist

June 1996 .

Journal Article. Subjects: Geriatric Medicine; Biological Sciences; Psychology; Gerontology and Ageing. 0 words.

This article measures the racial disparities in home ownership and home equity among preretirement-aged households. It computes the proportion of the racial gap explained by discrimination...

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Gender Equity

in Berkshire Encyclopedia of World Sport

January 2013; p ublished online August 2016 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Sports and Outdoor Recreation. 3910 words.

Equity in sport means fairness in access to sports participation, facilities, and resources. While women have made progress since the 1970s, they have yet to achieve equity or...

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Tug of War

Jaekyung Lee.

in The Anatomy of Achievement Gaps

January 2016; p ublished online December 2015 .

Chapter. Subjects: Social Psychology. 10358 words.

This chapter addresses the questions of racial achievement gap trends in terms of equity. How have achievement gaps among racial and ethnic groups changed over the past four decades? What...

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The Federal Role in Educational Equity

Patrick McGuinn.

in Education, Justice, and Democracy

March 2013; p ublished online September 2013 .

Chapter. Subjects: Philosophy and Theory of Education. 8672 words.

This chapter traces the shifts in federal education policy over the past half-century, as well as a growing debate inside the Democratic Party over the place of accountability reforms in...

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Bell Curve

Jaekyung Lee.

in The Anatomy of Achievement Gaps

January 2016; p ublished online December 2015 .

Chapter. Subjects: Social Psychology. 9866 words.

This chapter addresses the questions of a racial gap in the academic achievement trajectory in terms of equity. How do academic growth patterns vary among racial and ethnic groups within...

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Introduction

Jaekyung Lee.

in The Anatomy of Achievement Gaps

January 2016; p ublished online December 2015 .

Chapter. Subjects: Social Psychology. 13762 words.

The Introduction gives an overview of the major issues and topics addressed. In this book, the anatomy of underachievement problems is structured around the themes of excellence, equity,...

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The “Fed Model” and the Predictability of Stock Returns

Paulo Maio.

in Review of Finance

July 2013; p ublished online July 2012 .

Journal Article. Subjects: Economics; Money and Interest Rates. 15460 words.

The focus of this article is on the predictive role of the stock-bond yield gap—the difference between the stock market earnings (dividend) yield and the 10-year Treasury bond yield—also...

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The Sex Difference in Depression Across 29 Countries

Rosemary L. Hopcroft and Dana Burr Bradley.

in Social Forces

June 2007; p ublished online June 2007 .

Journal Article. Subjects: Social Sciences. 0 words.

The sex difference in depression is well documented in westernized, developed societies, although there has been little quantitative cross- cultural research on the topic. In this study, we...

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The Cumulative Costs of the Opportunity Gap

Clive Belfield and Henry M. Levin.

in Closing the Opportunity Gap

May 2013; p ublished online September 2013 .

Chapter. Subjects: Sociology. 4333 words.

Economists Clive Belfield and Hank Levin explore the overall costs of the cumulative opportunity gap. They examine the opportunity gap in terms of diminished lifetime opportunities for...

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Effective Approaches to Making Inclusive Education a Part of Education for All

Bob Prouty, Koli Banik and Deepa Srikantaiah.

in Lessons in Educational Equality

February 2012; p ublished online May 2012 .

Chapter. Subjects: Developmental Psychology. 7249 words.

Efforts to advance educational inclusion for children with disabilities must be sustained and accelerated in the years to come if equity for this group, and universal education in general,...

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Conclusion

Jaekyung Lee.

in The Anatomy of Achievement Gaps

January 2016; p ublished online December 2015 .

Chapter. Subjects: Social Psychology. 3284 words.

The war on achievement gaps is complex and multidimensional, and America is losing this war on both excellence and equity fronts. Less than half of the nation’s academic growth potential...

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Measuring the Macroeconomic Risks Posed by Asset Price Booms

Stephen G. Cecchetti.

in Asset Prices and Monetary Policy

October 2008; p ublished online February 2013 .

Chapter. Subjects: Macroeconomics and Monetary Economics. 12460 words.

This chapter examines equity and housing price booms and crashes from a risk management perspective. Using equity price data from twenty seven countries and housing price data from...

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The Australian empirical landscape of extended working lives: a gender perspective

Elizabeth Brooke.

in Gender, Ageing and Extended Working Life

July 2017; p ublished online January 2018 .

Chapter. Subjects: Gerontology and Ageing. 6596 words.

This chapter analyses the empirical landscape of older women's working lives, which is shaped by connected structural disadvantages constituted by neoliberal institutions. It initially...

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