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.
Tariff factoryTariff factory
A production facility established by a foreign firm through FDI in a country in spite of its higher production costs, in order to serve its market without paying a tariff.
Factor scarcityFactor scarcity
See factor abundance.
Multifactor modelMultifactor model
A model with more than two factors. In the context of trade theory this is likely to mean a Heckscher-Ohlin Model with more than two factors.
Footloose factorFootloose factor
A factor that can move easily across national borders, in contrast to one that, due to inclination or constraints, cannot. Footloose factors are sometimes thought to have an advantage in a globalized economy.
V Vacancy FactorV Vacancy Factor
The estimated percentage of vacancies in a rental project. May be based on past records of the property, or a professional guess if a new project. Surrounding area buildings, it similar, may be used for comparison.
Further Suggestionsearnings factor
Factor Proportions Model
Factor intensity reversal
Factor content pattern of trade
Factor Price Equalization Theorem
Old line factoring
Net benefit to leverage factor
Direct factor content
Single factor model