Associations to the word «Economic»


ECONOMIC, adjective. Pertaining to an economy.
ECONOMIC, adjective. Frugal; cheap (in the sense of representing good value); economical.
ECONOMIC, adjective. Pertaining to the study of money and its movement.
ECONOMIC CAPITAL, noun. (economics) Real or financial capital, or the two together.
ECONOMIC CAPITALS, noun. Plural of economic capital
ECONOMIC CRISIS, noun. A period of economic slowdown characterised by declining productivity and devaluing of financial institutions often due to reckless and unsustainable money lending.
ECONOMIC FREEDOM, noun. The freedom to produce, trade and consume any goods and services acquired without the use of force, fraud or theft.
ECONOMIC GROWTH, noun. The growth of the economic output of a country.
ECONOMIC MIGRANT, noun. A person who migrates for economic reasons
ECONOMIC MOBILITY, noun. (sociology) The ability of an individual or family to improve their income, and social status, in an individual lifetime or between generations.
ECONOMIC NATIONALISM, noun. Economic policies that favour the home nation sometimes at the expense of other nations
ECONOMIC NATIONALISMS, noun. Plural of economic nationalism
ECONOMIC OUTPUT, noun. The productivity of a country or region measured by the value of goods and services produced.
ECONOMIC REFUGEE, noun. A person fleeing poverty rather than political persecution or the results of a natural disaster.
ECONOMIC RENT, noun. (economics) the amount of recompense paid to a factor of production on top of its transfer earnings; this does not encompass costs incurred during the process of production or service

Dictionary definition

ECONOMIC, adjective. Of or relating to an economy, the system of production and management of material wealth; "economic growth"; "aspects of social, political, and economical life".
ECONOMIC, adjective. Of or relating to the science of economics; "economic theory".
ECONOMIC, adjective. Using the minimum of time or resources necessary for effectiveness; "an economic use of home heating oil"; "a modern economical heating system"; "an economical use of her time".
ECONOMIC, adjective. Concerned with worldly necessities of life (especially money); "he wrote the book primarily for economic reasons"; "gave up the large house for economic reasons"; "in economic terms they are very privileged".
ECONOMIC, adjective. Financially rewarding; "it was no longer economic to keep the factory open"; "have to keep prices high enough to make it economic to continue the service".

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