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  1. In finance and economics, discounting is the process of finding the present value of an amount of cash at some future date, and along with compounding cash forms the basis of time value of money calculations

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  2. of a cash flow is determined by reducing its value by the appropriate discount rate for each unit of time between the time when the cashflow is to be valued to the time of the cash flow

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  3. Most often the discount rate is expressed as an annual rate

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  4. To calculate the present value of a single cash flow, it is divided by one plus the interest rate for each period of time that will pass

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  5. rate which is used in financial calculations is usually chosen to be equal to the cost of capital

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