Banking cycle: an economic cycle which results from cyclical changes in the attitudes of banks toward lending risk when economic times are good, bankers become optimistic that their loans will be repaid, and hence they expand their lending more credit means even stronger economic times, and so on the opposite. Is it okay to use jargon in health economics do health economists really need to use the politically-correct (pc) euphemisms of medicine. No wonder it is difficult to get an understanding of economics: it's modeling a fictional world the good news is that if we get underneath all the formal jargon of the subject, there are actually some important things to discover that are applicable to every area of your life here are the core, common sense. This is the simplest yardstick of economic performance if one person, firm or country can produce more of something with the same amount of effort and resources, they have an absolute advantage over other producers being the best at something does not mean that doing that thing is the best way to use your scarce. The film's a great piece of entertainment, with bale, carell and gosling all giving strong performances and making the high-stakes, jargon-heavy world of finance much more accessible and when things get really complicated, stars like margot robbie (see above) and selena gomez pop up to explain. Economic growth restructuring inclusive growth what do these words actually mean and how do they affect me. To this end, the united nations university (unu) has developed a glossary app — the 'unu jargon buster' — that clarifies hundreds of social, political and economic terms version 2 presents around 1000 acronyms, political proceedings, and technical legalese — each with online references and / or further reading. In short, the language of economics is closely related to general language use this feature is also stressed by katamba [2004: 168], who states that sometimes the jargon of a specialist group seeps into the common language of the wider community this is particularly likely to happen where the activities of that sub- group.
And whenever i see or hear journalists or politicians discussing a particularly important social science – economics – i just don't see them making the same efforts of jargon removal and technical translation whether it's discussion of debt, or the argument for austerity, it's hard to find good economics. In any technical subject, words commonly used in everyday life acquire very specific technical meanings, and confusion can arise when someone is uncertain of the intended meaning of a word this article explains the differences in meaning between some technical terms used in economics and the corresponding terms in. Understanding economic jargon these days it seems like economists are everywhere — the newspaper, the television, the school system, the bookstore — speaking in their own special brand of jargon, a language i call “economese” understanding what they mean is often difficult without formal training. Jargon is the language of specialized terms used by a group or profession most jargon consists of unfamiliar terms, abstract words, non-existent words and acronyms and abbreviations, with an occasional euphemism thrown in for good measure examples economists cost-push inflation, marginal-cost pricing, j- curve.
Jargon definition, the language, especially the vocabulary, peculiar to a particular trade, profession, or group: medical jargon see more. What exactly is a technical recession what is the gdp or stagnation the cbc's catherine cullen explains the jargon - and why it matters »»» subscrib. Handy definitions of financial and economic jargon - from libor and quantitave easing to black swans and dead cat bounces.
Macroeconomic notes balance of payments budget deficit economic growth fiscal policy globalisation exchange rates european union the euro monetary policy inequality inflation international trade supply side policies unemployment microeconomics notes. Items 1 - 100 of 931 investopediacom - the investing education site includes the most comprehensive investing dictionary on the web as well as articles and tutorials on nearly any aspect of the market.
Throwing a taper tantrum over a zirp john lanchester, author of how to speak money, shares his favourite (or least favourite) examples of money jargon what are yours. The maverick economist kenneth boulding is supposed to have said, “ mathematics brought rigor to economics unfortunately it also brought mortis” the cambridge university economist ha-joon chang says, “95 percent of economics is common sense—made to look difficult, with the use of jargons and mathematics”1 13. A | b | c | d | e | f | g | h | i | j | k | l | m | n | o | p | q | r | s | t | u | v | w | x | y | z a aggregate demand: the total demand for final (or “end-use”) goods and services within an economy it makes up the national income of an economy annualized: a rate of change that has been converted into one that reflects the rate on an.
In economic jargon, city living creates what glaeser calls spillovers some urban spillovers are not so good, like the pollution and congestion from so many people and cars but others are the very essence of civilized life -- the decency of community, the spread of ideas, the possibility of sublime inspiration. Jargon is the specialized or technical language of a trade, profession, or similar group it can have one or more of three effects: facilitate communication among the group's insiders, confuse and mislead, and create barriers to group entry when it comes to economics jargon, this dictionary is devoted to mitigating the 3rd.
Constant returns to scale (crs)--a long run production concept where a doubling of all factor inputs exactly doubles the amount of output consumer-- an economic agent that desires to purchase goods and services with the goal of maximizing the satisfaction (utility) from consumption of those goods and services. When it comes to economics, knowing the right english jargon for your job is important it not only highlights your technical expertise, but it also shows that you 're extremely committed to your job it shows that you have a keen eye for details and that you're aware of the subtle nuances in different concepts and definitions.
Economic growth – an increase over any given time period (eg one year) in the total output of an economy as measured by gdp f full time equivalent (fte) the jobs created or supported by a project may involve a mix of full time jobs (ie standard weekly hours, year round), part- time jobs and seasonal jobs: the latter. In order to understand business news you need to be conversant with the basics of a few subjects, mainly economics (macroeconomics) and finance (a bit of corporate finance and accounting) some understanding of company law, types of companies, etc. It covers everything you need to know about our failed global economic system and what to do about it, as featured in his book, j is for junk economics – a guide to reality in an age of deception transcript (edited) it explains 'jargons' that are on purpose coined, so that the average reader continue. In other words, the final outcome of all the economic activities of the nation during a period of one year, valued in terms of money is called as a national income in the above definition, the economic activities include all the human activities that produce goods and services that can be valued at market price such as.