This paper presents a method for determining the characteristic impedance (ZL) of transmission lines embedded in reciprocal transitions. This method is based in two properties: (1) a reliable method for calculating the propagation constant (γ) of reflecting lines, and (2) the calculation of the S11 parameter of each transition employed for this kind of transmission lines. For calculating the characteristic impedance of
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We analyze the dynamics of inflation in an economy characterized by a forward-looking, staggered, price and wage determination process, and by monetary accommodation. In our model, inflation reconciles the conflicting claims of workers and firms. The model is capable of generating a positive Nike Roshe Run Uk Women
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The minimum spanning tree, based on the concept of ultrametricity, is constructed from the correlation matrix of stock returns. The dynamics of this asset tree can be characterised by its normalised length and the mean occupation layer, as measured from an appropriately chosen centre called the ‘central node’. We show how the tree length shrinks during a stock market crisis, Black Monday in this case, and how a strong reconfiguration takes place, resulting in topological shrinking of the tree.