Some articles on economic, economics:
... Macedonia is vulnerable to economic developments in Europe - due to strong banking and trade ties - and dependent on regional integration and progress toward EU ... infrastructure, UN sanctions on the downsized Yugoslavia, and a Greek economic embargo over a dispute about the country's constitutional name and ... In the wake of the global economic downturn, Macedonia has experienced decreased foreign direct investment, lowered credit availability, and a large trade deficit ...
... The two fundamental and independent goals – macroeconomic stabilization and economic restructuring – are indicators for a transition from central planning to a market-based economy ... fiscal and monetary policies that promote economic growth in an environment of stable prices and exchange rates ... the problems of macroeconomic stabilization and economic restructuring ...
... The Obasanjo government supports "private-sector" led, "market oriented" economic growth and has begun extensive economic reform efforts ... has so far been disappointing, progress in injecting transparency and accountability into economic decisionmaking is notable ...
... create a new community "ideology or myth" are also believed to have economic value ... Their economic value is difficult to measure, but there are anecdotal reports of cities that have achieved substantial economic benefits by "branding ...
... is the application of mathematics and statistical methods to economic data and described as the branch of economics that aims to give empirical content to economic relations ... it is "the quantitative analysis of actual economic phenomena based on the concurrent development of theory and observation, related by appropriate methods of inference." An influential ... Econometrics is the unification of economics, mathematics, and statistics ...
More definitions of "economic":
- (adj): Using the minimum of time or resources necessary for effectiveness.
Example: "An economic use of home heating oil"
- (adj): Financially rewarding.
Example: "It was no longer economic to keep the factory open"; "have to keep prices high enough to make it economic to continue the service"
- (adj): Of or relating to an economy, the system of production and management of material wealth.
Example: "Economic growth"
- (adj): Concerned with worldly necessities of life (especially money).
Example: "He wrote the book primarily for economic reasons"; "gave up the large house for economic reasons"; "in economic terms they are very privileged"
Famous quotes containing the word economic:
“If in the earlier part of the century, middle-class children suffered from overattentive mothers, from being mothers only accomplishment, todays children may suffer from an underestimation of their needs. Our idea of what a child needs in each case reflects what parents need. The childs needs are thus a cultural football in an economic and marital game.”
—Arlie Hochschild (20th century)
“The bourgeois takes economic power very seriously, and often worships it quite unselfishly.”
—Nicolai A. Berdyaev (18741948)
“In our personal ambitions we are individualists. But in our seeking for economic and political progress as a nation, we all go upor else all go downas one people.”
—Franklin D. Roosevelt (18821945)