loss of opportunity

loss of opportunity

noun cost of removing from use, deprivation, forfeiture, loss of availability, loss of productivity, loss of prospective benefit, loss of readiiess, loss of use, privation, removal, sacrifice
Associated concepts: interference with contractual relations, loss of opportunity doctrine
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There is a cost to the colony--there is retraining, loss of opportunity, perhaps even physiological changes needed.
Trauma, stress, loss of opportunity and freedom are the root causes of drug and alcohol abuse for the persecuted ethnic minorities of Myanmar
He said: "A politician who refuses, on principle, to associate socially with those of a different political persuasion is like those who refuse to read authors or newspapers with whom they disagree; their self-denial results only in a loss to themselves, a loss of experience, a loss of opportunity to test one's own beliefs and convictions against those from an opposing view.
As regards the failure to register the properties, the Claimant initiated the arbitration to claim for compensation for alleged damages, loss of profit or loss of opportunity and neither party pleaded at that time that the agreements were void for not being registered on the Interim Real Estate Register.
In that case, ARL cannot afford to commission and operate their unit having already lost $23m due to project price escalation and additional duties and related taxes on imports and another loss of opportunity due to tune of $6.
You also have to gauge it against the loss of opportunity for not going to Rio.
Fanelli 2009, Sarantakos 2012); sociological : how can society as a whole maintain confidence in a sector more and more suspected of treachery (Larson et al 2011), economic : what is the full cost of such practices in terms of lost training, lost confidence, lost financing, legal action costs or damages spendings (Mello 2010), and how can the loss of opportunity be evaluated.
I couldn't find out about the things I was interested in, and this felt like a loss of opportunity for me.
But without sound governance permeating all of the structure and its various moving parts, the chance of a successful outcome is exponentially lowered, with increased risks of attendant loss of opportunity, the wasted cost of the whole process and possibly a damaging loss of reputation.
My concern is about motivation because some commercial interests will see it as a loss of opportunity for them to sell their products through advertising.
The loss of opportunity for some of the most talented people in our community because of their background is not only a personal tragedy for them, but it means we lose out on advancing our economy.
The message was essentially this: fear and failure to commit can lead to a loss of opportunity as circumstances evolve.