Economics Terms

  1. Algebraic Method

  2. All-In Cost

  3. All-Pay Auction

  4. Allocational Efficiency

  5. Alpha

  6. Alpha Risk

  7. Alternative Mortgage Transaction Parity Act - AMTPA

  8. Altman Z-Score

  9. Amended Return

  10. American Bankruptcy Institute - ABI

  11. American Experience Table

  12. American Recovery And Reinvestment Act

  13. American Risk and Insurance Association

  14. American Taxpayer Relief Act Of 2012

  15. Americans With Disabilities Act - ADA

  16. Americans with Disabilities Act Amendments Act of 2008 – ADAAA

  17. Analysis Of Variance - ANOVA

  18. Analysis Of Variances - ANOVA

  19. Anarcho-Capitalism

  20. Angel Bond

  21. Anglo-Saxon Capitalism

  22. Animal Spirits

  23. Annual Cap

  24. Annual Return

  25. Anti-Diversion Clause

  26. Anti-Dumping Duty

  27. Anticipated Interest

  28. Antitrust

  29. APB Opinion

  30. APICS Business Outlook Index

  31. Appeals Conference

  32. Applicable Federal Rate - AFR

  33. Applied Economics

  34. Appraisal Management Company - AMC

  35. Arab League

  36. Arc Elasticity

  37. Arrow's Impossibility Theorem

  38. Asian Century

  39. Asian Development Bank

  40. Asian Financial Crisis

  41. Assay

  42. Assembly Service

  43. Asset Liquidation Agreement (ALA)

  44. Asset Management and Disposition Agreement (AMDA)

  45. Asset Quality Rating

  46. Asset Retirement Obligation

  47. Asset-Backed Commercial Paper Money Market Fund Liquidity Facility - AMLF

  48. Asymmetrical Distribution

  49. At Risk Rules

  50. ATA Carnet

  51. Atlanta Fed Index

  52. Attribute Sampling

  53. Austerity

  54. Australian Bureau of Statistics - ABS

  55. Australian Financial Markets Association (AFMA) Bank-Bill Reference Rate (BBSW)

  56. Autarky

  57. Authorized Forex Dealer

  58. Authorized Settlement Agent

  59. Autocorrelation

  60. Automatic Stabilizer

  61. Autonomous Expenditure

  62. Autonomous Investment

  63. Autoregressive

  64. Autoregressive Conditional Heteroskedasticity - ARCH

  65. Autoregressive Integrated Moving Average - ARIMA

  66. Average Cost Pricing Rule

  67. Average Propensity To Consume

  68. Average Return

  69. Away From Home

  70. B-Note

  71. B1/B+

  72. B2/B

  73. Ba1/BB+

  74. Ba2/BB

  75. Ba3/BB-

  76. Baby Bells

  77. Baby Boomer Age Wave Theory

  78. Back Taxes

  79. Back Up The Truck

  80. Back-End Ratio

  81. Back-Of-The-Envelope Calculation

  82. Backward Integration

  83. Bad Bank

  84. Bailout

  85. Bailout Bond

  86. Bailout Takeover

  87. Balance Of Payments (BOP)

  88. Balance Of Trade - BOT

  89. Balanced ANOVA

  90. Balanced Budget

  91. Balanced Trade

  92. Baltic Dry Index - BDI

  93. Baltic Exchange

  94. Baltic Tiger

  95. Bank Credit

  96. Bank Examination

  97. Bank For International Settlements - BIS

  98. Bank Insurance

  99. Bank Lending Survey

  100. Bank Of Canada - BOC

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