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earn

verb achieve, achieve by continued effort, accuire by service, attain, be deserving, be entitled to, be successful, be worthy, clear, deserve, gain, gain by labor, gain by service, get a profit, get by effort, have a right to, merere, merit, merit as compensation, net, obtain a victory, procure by effort, profit, prosper, realize, reap, receive compensation, secure, succeed in reaching, win
Associated concepts: ability to earn, earned commissions, earned income, earned premiums, earned surplus, earned wages, a sum earned and unpaid
See also: acquire, attain, bear, gain, obtain, pass, procure, realize, reap, receive, succeed, yield
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It has been disputed across the market whether "Stable Earner No.
To address this issue, we follow Greene (2003, 773-80) and conduct ordinary least squares and Tobit analysis (allowing for censoring at both 5% and 100%) controlling for the different earner treatments, whether the subject had earned her endowment crossed with the earning treatment, and the subjects percentage of total wealth.
The typical amount owed by households where the main income earner is female is Au14,366, while for corresponding 'male' households this figure is Au10,537 (not including mortgage debt).
We disaggregate women in single-earner couples into two groups--short-term single earners and long-term single earners.
It is possible that the differences in social welfare outcomes presented in table 2 are driven by demographic differences beyond being a part-time primary or secondary wage earner.
Indeed, in 1960 only two full-time earner households saved, whereas the other two household earner groups dissaved; that is, they reduced existing wealth to augment spending.
Career counseling offers a variety of specific services to students selecting colleges or trade schools, to family wage earners who are dislocated due to structural unemployment, and to older adults seeking temporary or part-time work as a post retirement activity.
Given this, we consider two identification strategies to determine earner status within partnered lesbian households.
IRElAND striker Robbie Keane has jumped straight on to the list of top five earners in the MlS headed by his lA Galaxy team-mate David Beckham, according to figures released by the league's players' union.
From the wage earners' answers to questions about their cultural habits (opera lover or Arctic Monkeys fan etc), fun facts about each of them, and their school reports (gleefully read by Nick), the player chooses a likely low earner to vote off after each round of the show.
Cardiff council's accounts for the last financial year revealed there were 299 high earners compared to 273 in 2002-03.
Not only is the sole source of income eliminated, but the role of the stay-at-home spouse quickly changes to that of a job seeker and eventual wage earner," notes John A.