Authors: A B C D E F G H I J K L M N O P Q R S T U V W X Y Z

Definition of Allocation


  1. The act of putting one thing to another; a placing; disposition; arrangement.
  2. An allotment or apportionment; as, an allocation of shares in a company.
  3. The admission of an item in an account, or an allowance made upon an account; -- a term used in the English exchequer.

Allocation Quotations

Just in terms of allocation of time resources, religion is not very efficient. There's a lot more I could be doing on a Sunday morning.
Bill Gates

The goal of socialism is a fairer allocation of economic resources, which its advocates often claim will also be a less wasteful one. Socialism is about who gets the goods and how. Socialism objects to markets because markets allocate resources in ways socialists believe to be unfair on both counts: both the who and the how.
Virginia Postrel

Negotiations over a shrinking pie are especially difficult because they require an allocation of losses. People tend to be much more easygoing when they bargain over an expanding pie.
Daniel Kahneman

I think that the first thing is you should have a strategic asset allocation mix that assumes that you don't know what the future is going to hold.
Ray Dalio

There are many challenges in the global education ecosystem: from top-down systemic issues in how educational services are organized and delivered, to bottom-up issues of curriculum effectiveness, accountability, and human resource allocation.
Adam Braun
More "Allocation" Quotations

Allocation Translations

allocation in German is Belegung, Zuordnung, Zuteilung, Zuweisung
allocation in Swedish is tilldelning
Copyright © 2001 - 2015 BrainyQuote