Replacement-Chain Problem

Business / Finance / Replacement-Chain Problem: Idea that future replacement decisions must be taken into account in selecting among projects.

Other Words for Problem

Problem Noun Synonyms: difficulty, trouble, question, dilemma, quandary, predicament, complication, hornet's nest, imbroglio, mess, muddle, stew, can of worms, fine kettle of fish, (pretty) pickle, facer
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Replacement-Chain Problem

Business / Finance / Replacement-Chain Problem: Idea that future replacement decisions must be taken into account in selecting among projects. MORE

Underinvestment Problem

Business / Finance / Underinvestment Problem: A pension plan that has a negative surplus (i.e., liabilities exceed assets). MORE

Problematic Fit

Technology / Television (TV) / Problematic Fit: In the study of television stars, a complete mismatch of a particular role's characteristics with a star's polysemy. MORE

Problem Play

Entertainment / Literature / Problem Play: There are two common meanings to this term. (1) The most general usage refers to any play in which the main character faces a personal, social, political, environmental, or religious problem common to MORE

Asset Substitution Problem

Business / Finance / Asset Substitution Problem: Arises when the stockholders substitute riskier assets for the firm's existing assets and expropriate value from the debtholders. MORE

Agency Problem

Business / Finance / Agency Problem: Conflicts of interest among stockholders, bondholders, and managers. MORE

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