Term (time)
A term is a period of duration, time or occurrence, in relation to an event. To differentiate an interval or duration, common phrases are used to distinguish the observance of length are near-term or ...
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Precautionary savings
Precautionary saving is saving (non-expenditure of a portion of income) that occurs in response to uncertainty regarding future income. The precautionary motive to delay consumption and save in the cu...
Time-based currency
In economics, a time-based currency is an alternative currency where the unit of exchange is the person-hour.Some time-based currencies value everyone’s contributions equally: one hour equals one serv...
Ithaca Hours
The Ithaca HOUR is a local currency used in Ithaca, New York and is the oldest and largest local currency system in the United States that is still operating. It has inspired other similar systems in...
Labor notes (currency)
Labor notes are an alternative currency based on exchange of hours of labor.Two early attempts at implementing labor notes were made by social reformers Josiah Warren and Robert Owen following their e...
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Intertemporal consumption
Economic theories of intertemporal consumption seek to explain people's preferences in relation to consumption and saving over the course of their life. The earliest work on the subject was by Irving ...
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Time banking
In economics, a time-based currency is an alternative currency where the unit of exchange is the person-hour.Some time-based currencies value everyone’s contributions equally: one hour equals one serv...
Wealth elasticity of demand
Wealth elasticity of demand in microeconomics is the proportional change in the consumption of a good relative to a change in consumers' wealth (as distinct from changes in personal income). Measuring...
Liquidity constraint
A liquidity constraint in economic theory is a form of imperfection in the capital market. It causes difficulties for models based on intertemporal consumption.Many economic models require individuals...
Time use research
Time-use research is an interdisciplinary field of study dedicated to learning how people allocate their time during an average day. Work intensity is the umbrella topic that incorporates time use, sp...
Intertemporal equilibrium
Intertemporal equilibrium is a notion of economic equilibrium conceived over many periods of time.In modern economic theory, most models explicitly take into account the fact that the economy evolves ...
Intertemporal choice
Intertemporal choice is the study of the relative value people assign to two or more payoffs at different points in time. Most choices require decision-makers to trade-off costs and benefits at differ...
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Exponential discounting
In economics exponential discounting is a specific form of the discount function, used in the analysis of choice over time (with or without uncertainty). Formally, exponential discounting occurs when ...
Saving
Saving is income not spent, or deferred consumption. Methods of saving include putting money aside in, for example, a deposit account, a pension account, an investment fund, or as cash. Saving also in...
Opportunity cost
In microeconomic theory, the opportunity cost of a choice is the value of the best alternative forgone, in a situation in which a choice needs to be made between several mutually exclusive alternative...
Discounted utility
Discounted utility is an economics term in which economists, accountants, underwriters, and other financial analysts include the future discounted value of a good in its present value. This can be tho...
In Time
In Time (previously titled Now and I'm.mortal) is a 2011 American dystopian sci-fi thriller film written, directed, and produced by Andrew Niccol and starring Amanda Seyfried and Justin Timberlake tha...
Temporal discounting
Temporal discounting (also known as delay discounting, time discounting, time preference) refers to the tendency of people to discount rewards as they approach a temporal horizon in the future or the ...
Time-based pricing
Time-based pricing is a pricing strategy where the provider of a service or supplier of a commodity, may vary the price depending on the time-of-day when the service is provided or the commodity is de...