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The third item to be aware of is that the term economies of scale is what economists call a long run concept.
A large body of literature on the nature of economies of scale provides a basis for the present study.
The quality of care also appears to influence the characteristics of the economies of scale (Gertler & Waldman, 1992).
These studies tend to specify inputs, outputs, labor, capital, and costs associated with these variables, and attempt to find whether economies of scale exist in various libraries, particularly public libraries.
The economies of scale the acquiring distributor achieves in warehousing, delivery, sales and administrative costs will be significant.
This survival of the cheapest is called a monopoly; and the Justice Department, federal laws, and regulators help keep this dark side of economies of scale under control.
A lot of companies are trying to globalize and gain economies of scale by concentrating production at a few sites throughout Latin America," says Daniel Beuchat, logistics director at the Latin American headquarters of Danzas, a Swiss logistics company.
Dofasco's approach of improved efficiency and lower costs reinforces a trend in Canada, where a marketplace of 25 million people has often been too small for companies to implement economies of scale.
Strong growth in the market - up approximately 76 percent over the same period last year - promises continued economies of scale, product innovation and competition that will make reverse mortgages even more appealing and available.
Also, the Noryl resin grades make it possible to powder-coat metal and plastic on the same production line for economies of scale and uniform aesthetics.
The combined effect of PTPC with Master Finance also offers certain economies of scale savings, potentially higher margins within the fee scales and an extremely dominant position in the market place to build further from.
This production shift will enable the Group to benefit from economies of scale and exploit the technological knowhow developed through the work carried out in Saluggia over several decades.