**Operational due diligence (alternative investments)** — The phrase Operational Due Diligence (ODD), in the context of alternative investments such as hedge funds (or private equity, infrastructure, real estate, commodities and so on), means different things to different people. As the words themselves … Wikipedia

**revision variance** — planning variance In standard costing, a variance that is expected to arise from the difference between a standard as originally set and the standard as modified to reflect changed circumstances (the current standard). An operational variance can … Accounting dictionary

**current standard** — In standard costing, a cost, income, or performance standard based on current operating conditions and established for use over a short period of time. Compare: basic standard, normal standard See also: operational variance, revision variance … Accounting dictionary

**flexible budget** — A budget that takes into account the fact that values for income and expenditure on some items will change with changing circumstances. Consequently, in a flexible budget the budget cost allowances for each variable cost item will change to allow … Accounting dictionary

**Sectional Appendix** — In Great Britain, the Sectional Appendix is a railway document compiled by Network Rail and is the official definition of railway infrastructure, giving a detailed description of all railway lines owned by Network Rail. It has traditionally been… … Wikipedia

**List of important publications in statistics** — Probability Théorie analytique des probabilités :Author: Pierre Simon Laplace:Publication data: 1820 (3rd ed.):Online version: ?:Description: Attacks the roots of least squares and interpolation techniques, bringing back techniques from a century … Wikipedia

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**Modern portfolio theory** — Portfolio analysis redirects here. For theorems about the mean variance efficient frontier, see Mutual fund separation theorem. For non mean variance portfolio analysis, see Marginal conditional stochastic dominance. Modern portfolio theory (MPT) … Wikipedia

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**Effect size** — In statistics, an effect size is a measure of the strength of the relationship between two variables in a statistical population, or a sample based estimate of that quantity. An effect size calculated from data is a descriptive statistic that… … Wikipedia