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Efficient Retirement Financial Strategies

William F. Sharpe, Jason S. Scott, and John G. Watson

in Recalibrating Retirement Spending and Saving

Published in print:
2008
Published Online:
January 2009
ISBN:
9780199549108
eISBN:
9780191720734
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780199549108.003.0009
Subject:
Business and Management, Pensions and Pension Management

Today's retirees face the daunting task of determining appropriate investment and spending strategies for their accumulated savings. Financial economists have addressed their problem using an ... More


Simple Heuristics and Rules of Thumb: Where Psychologists and Behavioural Biologists Might Meet

John M.C. Hutchinson and Gerd Gigerenzer

in Heuristics: The Foundations of Adaptive Behavior

Published in print:
2011
Published Online:
May 2011
ISBN:
9780199744282
eISBN:
9780199894727
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780199744282.003.0005
Subject:
Psychology, Cognitive Psychology, Human-Technology Interaction

The Centre for Adaptive Behavior and Cognition (ABC) has hypothesized that much human decision making can be described by simple algorithmic process models (heuristics). This chapter explains this ... More


Principled Guidance

Sean McKeever and Michael Ridge

in Principled Ethics: Generalism as a Regulative Ideal

Published in print:
2006
Published Online:
May 2006
ISBN:
9780199290659
eISBN:
9780191603617
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/0199290652.003.0009
Subject:
Philosophy, Moral Philosophy

Morality is a practical matter that concerns choice and action, and a sound moral outlook should be capable of motivating someone to act virtuously. Hence, it is reasonable to expect that moral ... More


Obeying Adherence Rules

Jeffrey Brand-Ballard

in Limits of Legality: The Ethics of Lawless Judging

Published in print:
2010
Published Online:
September 2010
ISBN:
9780195342291
eISBN:
9780199867011
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780195342291.003.0008
Subject:
Philosophy, Political Philosophy

The question addressed in this chapter is whether judges have reasons to obey adherence rules. Contrasts are drawn between conduct rules promulgated by rule makers, guidance rules followed by rule ... More


Comparing Spending Approaches in Retirement

John Ameriks, Michael Hess, and Liqian Ren

in Reorienting Retirement Risk Management

Published in print:
2010
Published Online:
September 2010
ISBN:
9780199592609
eISBN:
9780191594618
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780199592609.003.0011
Subject:
Business and Management, Pensions and Pension Management

This chapter describes and evaluates alternative approaches to spending in retirement, including income annuities, common rules of thumb for spending used by financial planners and advisors, and the ... More


A theory of the behavioural inhibition system

Jeffrey A. Gray and Neil McNaughton

in The Neuropsychology of Anxiety: An enquiry into the function of the septo-hippocampal system

Published in print:
2003
Published Online:
January 2008
ISBN:
9780198522713
eISBN:
9780191712517
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780198522713.003.0005
Subject:
Psychology, Neuropsychology

This chapter presents the Behavioural Inhibition System (BIS) as mediating between a Fight-Flight-Freezing system (FFFS) that controls pure avoidance (of punishment or frustration), and a Behavioural ... More


Rule of Thumb and Principle

in The Theory of Rules

Published in print:
2011
Published Online:
March 2013
ISBN:
9780226487953
eISBN:
9780226487977
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
University of Chicago Press
DOI:
10.7208/chicago/9780226487977.003.0008
Subject:
Law, Philosophy of Law

This chapter illustrates the comparative law competence most prominently exhibited in Präjudizienrecht und Rechtsprechung in Amerika, and considers the occasion to criticize the civil law ideal as ... More


Requirements for Conducting Confirmatory Factor Analysis: Data Considerations

Donna Harrington

in Confirmatory Factor Analysis

Published in print:
2008
Published Online:
January 2009
ISBN:
9780195339888
eISBN:
9780199863662
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780195339888.003.0003
Subject:
Social Work, Research and Evaluation

This chapter presents the requirements for conducting a confirmatory factor analysis (CFA). Types of missing data, as well as methods of checking for and addressing missing data, such as imputation, ... More


Ending the Preemption War

Thomas O. McGarity

in The Preemption War: When Federal Bureaucracies Trump Local Juries

Published in print:
2008
Published Online:
October 2013
ISBN:
9780300122961
eISBN:
9780300152203
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Yale University Press
DOI:
10.12987/yale/9780300122961.003.0010
Subject:
Law, Company and Commercial Law

This chapter explores ways to achieve some degree of de-escalation of the preemption war by suggesting criteria and rules of thumb for deciding when preemption is and is not more likely to advance ... More


The Lives of Others: Social Rationality in Animals

Jeffrey R. Stevens and Andrew J. King

in Simple Heuristics in a Social World

Published in print:
2012
Published Online:
January 2013
ISBN:
9780195388435
eISBN:
9780199950089
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780195388435.003.0015
Subject:
Psychology, Social Psychology

Why do animals attend to the lives of others? Social situations have provided important pressures in the evolution of behavior. In fact, some have argued that the complexities of social life require ... More


Morgengruß by David Lewin

David Bard-Schwarz and Richard Cohn (eds)

in David Lewin's Morgengruß: Text, Context, Commentary

Published in print:
2015
Published Online:
October 2015
ISBN:
9780199844784
eISBN:
9780190228323
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780199844784.003.0002
Subject:
Music, Theory, Analysis, Composition

This part of the book presents an inaugural publication of David Lewin’s 1974 essay on Schubert’s “Morgengruß.” Examining a series of analytical decisions about form, hypermeter, and harmonic ... More


Mixed Use

Grant Ian Thrall

in Business Geography and New Real Estate Market Analysis.

Published in print:
2002
Published Online:
November 2020
ISBN:
9780195076363
eISBN:
9780197560334
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/oso/9780195076363.003.0013
Subject:
Earth Sciences and Geography, Urban Geography

With perhaps the exception of building a new town, mixed-use (MXD) development requires the most complex real estate market analysis. As with the ... More


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