Definition of disinvestment
: consumption of capital; also : the withdrawing of investment
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Lindsay Thompson, an associate professor at the Johns Hopkins University's Carey Business School, said the public financing helps address longstanding disinvestment in the community.
The negative effects of sharp disinvestment now might not be clear for decades, longer than the careers of most policymakers, industry leaders or researchers.
The AHCA’s disinvestment in mental-health and substance-abuse services would also have major effects on the places that tend to provide care.
However, some South Side residents expressed concern to board members for any cutbacks in service to areas which already have seen disinvestment and have high unemployment.
There’s actually been a disinvestment in the public schools ... because there’s no vision on how to re-invest and reinvigorate those schools.
The uprising, Young now realizes, was the culmination of a downward spiral in South Los Angeles that started 20 years earlier with the rise of white flight, disinvestment and gangs.
But it is now accompanied by a gesture of surrender, a quiet disinvestment by some of America’s most successful and powerful people.
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