The terms of trade and other wonders university of michigan. Italicized terms within the definitions are themselves defined. The oecd glossary of statistical terms is one example of such a glossary database, though others have been developed by eurostat, the united nations statistical division and the international statistical institute. A term referring to the refund of previously paid prop erty taxes due to the overvaluation of property. Having launched it originally in 2004 we have now updated it with modern terminology to meet with the increasing demand for the book. Financial economics basic terminology corporate structure a corporation has legal rights somewhat like a person. Glossary of glossary of public finance terms 1 public finance terms about naco the voice of americas counties the national association of counties naco is the only national organization that represents county governments in the united states. Automatic stabilisers under certain spending and tax rules, expenditures that automatically increase or taxes that automatically. Pdf on jan 1, 2001, coskun can aktan and others published glossary of economics terms find, read and cite all the research you need on. Whether it is an explanation of how firms work, or people vote, or customers buy, or governments subsidise, economists have examined evidence and produced theories which can be checked against practice. Because wants are unlimited but resources are finite, choice is an unavoidable issue in economics. Budget the amount allotted for the project that represents the.
This glossary of common financial terms was created and is used by the bureau for translating consumer education materials from english to chinese. The definitions in the oecd glossary are primarily drawn from. Records management glossary of terms this glossary provides definitions for many of the archival and records management terms found on this website. A shorter version of this glossary was circulated for com. Directors board of directors sets company policy, meets. The basis of accounting under which revenues are re corded when earned and expenditures are recorded as soon as they. This az pocket guide to understanding financial terms is just one of the achievements of ebss partnership with nala. Adobe acrobat distiller works with postscript files, converting them to pdf. Italicized terms within the definitions are themselves defined elsewhere in the glossary, for crossreference. The glossary also contains definitions of key terminology and concepts and commonly used acronyms. The glossary also includes broader economic concepts relevant to health economics and the economics of development, where these are.
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This is the simplest yardstick of economic performance. The guide is an important resource that will help to create a much greater understanding of. Private capital fund structuresfund structures 7legal structures 7 4. This book aims to cover the main aspects of the study of economics which. The bureau is publically sharing it in an effort to further the accessibility of financial information to limited english proficiency persons. Social stratification the fairly permanent ranking of positions in a society in terms of unequal power, prestige, or privilege. Oecd economics glossary englishfrench the oecd economics glossary, which is the fruit of the every day work of the oecds translators and experts, is designed to be an essentially pragmatic reference tool. Glossary of archaeological terms anthropology the study of humankind, with particular emphasis on its cultural and biological adaptations. The oecd glossary of statistical terms contains a comprehensive set of definitions of the main data items collected by the organisation. The core of the glossary has been built around the technical terms used in current world health organization who and other international literature on reform of health service finance and economics.
Making a choice made normally involves a tradeoff in simple terms, choosing more of one thing means giving up something else in exchange. The equation that is the basis of the balance sheet. The economist offers authoritative insight and opinion on international news, politics, business, finance, science, technology and the connections between them. Glossary of economic terms administrative regulations. Browse our glossary of economics and personal finance terms. The dictionary gives succinct explanations of the 3,000 most frequently found terms. Working on this glossary, we went through many authoritative glossaries to pick up the useful contemporary words for the readers of this.
Assets things that have earning power or some other value to their owner. Economic measures taken by a government to reduce spending. This glossary is for anyone who wants and needs to learn the terms related to the field of money and banking. Because my own specialty is international trade, the coverage will inevitably be much more thorough for that. Glossary of key terms in evaluation and resultsbased management pdf, 158 kb. This tool provides educators with terminologies that represent the big, powerful concepts and ideas teachers need to know and understand in order to. Archaeology the anthropological study of past lifeways, cultures, and cultural processes through the investigation of material remains left behind by humans. A record that holds the results of financial transactions. Founded in 1935, naco provides essential services to the nations 3,068 counties. Aggregate monetary resources broad money without time deposits of post office savings organisation m3. This glossary contains nontechnical descriptions of all the terms in economics for everyone highlighted in small capitals. Filing a charge with the nlrb is the rst step in an unfair labor practice proceeding. Process by which many regions of the world have become increasingly interconnected in terms of economics, culture, and financial services as a result of modern communications technology. Budget surplus this financial situation occurs if a government plans to spend more than it forecasts to earn in tax revenues over the financial year.
Glossary adam smith 1723 1790 regarded as the father of modern economics. Americans earn too little to file income taxes and another 33. Learn vocabulary, terms, and more with flashcards, games, and other study tools. Unless otherwise noted, definitions were drawn from the sources. An asset anything of value owned by an individual, institution or economic agent. Investment spending stimulates economic growth, which in turn. Glossary of current industrial relations terms, comprising chapter 4. Fixed assets also known as longterm assets are things that have a useful life of more than one year, for example buildings and machinery.
This glossary of economics is a list of definitions of terms and concepts used in economics, its subdisciplines, and related fields. Glossary of important business, economic, and financial history terms by robert e. The cfpbs glossary of english chinese financial terms. Note that definitions are specific to the smithsonian institution. Wright, director of the thomas willing institute for the study of financial markets, institutions, and regulations and the nef family chair of political economy, augustana college sd this work is not ed. Project management glossary terms usaid learning lab. Below youll find a list of terms and their definitions to common ebook terms. This trilingual glossary english, french, spanish was developed by the. Dictionary of economic terms edited by edward robert raupp and danna. It has been compiled as an annotated text, building on material from a variety of sources and adapting it to the field of economics and finance of health services. Glossary of economic terms united for a fair economy. Determining duration through a bottomup approach requires sequencing and resource leveling to be done as part of the scheduling process. All books are in clear copy here, and all files are secure so dont worry about it.1236 265 365 1249 1281 1485 1112 1310 812 895 1245 1543 1234 1228 751 258 1100 968 81 609 1024 1405 205 1287 1167 333 672 435 1477 226 69 702 651 579 1136 188 319 1430 78