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Will's "The Conservative Sensibility." I have long admired Will, who embodies the ideal of thoughtful, learned conservatism. Thus, I picked up "The Conservative Sensibility" with great anticipation.
Will's "The Conservative Sensibility." I have long admired Will, who embodies the ideal of thoughtful, learned conservatism. When I was in college, he was already a fixture of American political and intellectual life - a columnist for The Washington Post, a regular commentator on Sunday morning television and the author of several books.
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Another study that shows the benefits of accounting conservatism for companies with incidences of asymmetric information is the one by Chi and Wang (2010), who concluded that levels of accounting conservatism were negatively related with levels of information asymmetry.
We need a new conservatism, one actually connected to the root word: conserve.
It opened me to a conservatism of substance--of tradition, inheritance, even transcendence--that inflamed my young mind far more than welfare reform or flat-tax proposals.
Roger scruton's eloquent defense of patriotism informs his conservatism, .and his conservatism, in turn, informs his patriotism, giving it a remarkable breadth and depth.
Accounting conservatism is defined as the recognition of revenues only when they are assured of being received whereas the recognition of expenses even when there is an uncertainty of outcome involved (Bliss, 1924).
Using a sample of firm-year observations over the period of 2005 to 2015 obtained from firms listed on Hochiminh stock exchange (HSX) and HNX stock exchange, the study tests the relationship between foreign ownership and accounting conservatism using Basu model with inclusion of a variable measuring foreign ownership.
Over those eight years, Republicans' and Democrats' economic stances were largely steady, with Republicans' net conservatism averaging +54 and Democrats' averaging +2.
The concept of conservatism is that profit should not be anticipated, but should anticipate the acknowledgement of all losses (Watts, 2003a).
Still, there are areas of American conservatism in which this propaganda has taken root.