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  1. Chaldean Numerology

    The numerical value of cost-benefit in Chaldean Numerology is: 2

  2. Pythagorean Numerology

    The numerical value of cost-benefit in Pythagorean Numerology is: 1

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  1. Thomas Gillespie:

    Far too often, commercial activities that require large-scale land use change levy tremendous costs that are not considered in cost-benefit analysis because the costs are not shouldered by those profiting, three months ago, pandemics did not feel like an urgent issue, people did not feel vulnerable. Now the Covid-19 pandemic is affecting people -- it's affecting the stock market, their quality of life, their health and their loved ones.

  2. Francesco Papadia:

    While the central scenario is that QE should help on inflation and on (economic) activity, it's difficult to pinpoint exactly what the effect should be, there is more uncertainty around it, which doesn't mean that you shouldn't do it because in a cost-benefit calculation not doing it would be even worse.

  3. Tina Joemat-Pettersson:

    We are committed to a thorough cost-benefit analysis and the cost-benefit analysis is part of the procurement process. We are not going to compromise our country in any way.

  4. Gary Greenwood:

    It moves the dial a little more in the direction of reasons to not be here rather than being here, it sounds like shareholders are putting more pressure on management to do that. So you probably need to go through the (cost/benefit) exercise again and say these are the pros and cons.

  5. Daniel Taylor:

    I think it could be laziness or the belief that rules don't apply, but if you look at when The SEC enforces late filing, The SEC's relatively rare. From a cost-benefit basis, it makes sense not to file. Even if the cost for reporting late is a $ 100,000 fine or a multi-million-dollar fine, why wouldn't he [ delay filing ] ?


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