Pool factorThe outstanding principal balance divided by the original principal balance with the result expressed as a decimal. Pool factors are published monthly by the Bond Buyer newspaper for Ginnie Mae, Fannie Mae, and Freddie Mac (Federal Home Loan Mortgage Corporation) MBSs.
Reported factorReported factor
The pool factor as reported by the bond buyer for a given amortization period.
Factor proportionsFactor proportions
1. The ratios of factors employed in different industries. See factor intensities. 2. The ratios of factors with which different countries are endowed. See factor endowments.
Biased in favor of using more of a particular factor.
Factor biasFactor bias
Factor augmentingFactor augmenting
Said of a technological change or technological difference if production functions differ by scaling of a factor input only: F2(V1,V2)=F1(lV1,V2), where F1(·) and F2(·) are the production functions being compared, V1 is the factor being augmented, V2 is a vector of all other factor inputs, and l is a constant.
Further SuggestionsPrimary factor
Old line factoring
One factor APT
Single factor model
Present value factor
Factor content pattern of trade
Factor price equalization
Total factor productivity
International factor movement
Factor of production