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English term or phrase:economies of scope
German translation:Verbundvorteile, Diversifikationsvorteile
Entered by: Kai Becker
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07:37 Aug 30, 2001
English to German translations [PRO]
Bus/Financial
English term or phrase: economies of scope
The Internet extends economies of scale to companies of all sizes, and expands economies of scope so that they encompass the entire world.
Kai Becker
Germany
Local time: 12:44
Verbundvorteile, Diversifikationsvorteile
Explanation:
Schäfer, Wirtschaftswörterbuch Englisch-Deutsch: "arise, when assets can readily be shared among processes producing serveral outputs; Beispiel: Energieeinsparungen durch die Verbundwirtschaft integrierter Hüttenwerke"
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Kai Zimmermann
Switzerland
Local time: 12:44
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Summary of answers provided
na +2VerbundvorteileDan McCrosky
na +1Verbundvorteile, Diversifikationsvorteile
Kai Zimmermann
na -1Economy of Scale, Skaleneffekt, größenbedingte Einsparung, GrößenvorteilxxxKristina M


  

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22 mins peer agreement (net): +2
Verbundvorteile


Explanation:
We tried to tackle this subject once before.

Here is the old KudoZ site:

http://www.proz.com/v3/glossary/3895?bs=1&keyword=scale

HTH

an


Dan McCrosky
Local time: 12:44
Native speaker of: Native in EnglishEnglish
PRO pts in pair: 390

Peer comments on this answer (and responses from the answerer)
agree  Werner George Patels, M.A., C.Tran.(ATIO): yes, and confirmed by Schäfer dictionary!
32 mins

agree  Roland Grefer
10 hrs
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26 mins peer agreement (net): -1
Economy of Scale, Skaleneffekt, größenbedingte Einsparung, Größenvorteil


Explanation:
There are lots more hits on google.de if you search for economy of scale. This appears to be the term in general use.

HTH,

Kristina



    Reference: http://wortbasar.ffii.org/dat/src/ende/deng.txt
xxxKristina M
Local time: 06:44
Native speaker of: Native in GermanGerman, Native in EnglishEnglish
PRO pts in pair: 130

Peer comments on this answer (and responses from the answerer)
disagree  Werner George Patels, M.A., C.Tran.(ATIO): "e. of scale" does not equal "e. of scope"
28 mins
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32 mins peer agreement (net): +1
Verbundvorteile, Diversifikationsvorteile


Explanation:
Schäfer, Wirtschaftswörterbuch Englisch-Deutsch: "arise, when assets can readily be shared among processes producing serveral outputs; Beispiel: Energieeinsparungen durch die Verbundwirtschaft integrierter Hüttenwerke"

Kai Zimmermann
Switzerland
Local time: 12:44
Native speaker of: German
PRO pts in pair: 167

Peer comments on this answer (and responses from the answerer)
agree  Werner George Patels, M.A., C.Tran.(ATIO): yes, and confirmed by Schäfer dictionary!
22 mins
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