Economics Terms

  1. Inelastic

  2. Infant-Industry Theory

  3. Infectious Greed

  4. Inferior Good

  5. Inflation

  6. Inflation Accounting

  7. Inflation Hedge

  8. Inflation Protected

  9. Inflation Targeting

  10. Inflation-Adjusted Return

  11. Inflation-Indexed Security

  12. Inflationary Gap

  13. Inflationary Psychology

  14. Inflationary Risk

  15. Information Coefficient - IC

  16. Information Ratio - IR

  17. Infrastructure

  18. Infrastructure Trust

  19. Initial Claims

  20. Initial Margin

  21. Inland Bill Of Lading

  22. Innocent-Spouse Rule

  23. Input-Output Analysis

  24. Insolvency

  25. Insourcing

  26. Institutional Investor Index

  27. Instrumentality

  28. Insurance Company Credit Rating

  29. Insurance Industry ETF

  30. Interbank Rate

  31. Interdistrict Settlement Account

  32. Interest Equalization Tax

  33. Interest Rate

  34. Interest Rate Index

  35. Interest Rate Risk

  36. Intermediate Good

  37. Intermediate Targets

  38. Intermodal Freight

  39. Internal Revenue Code - IRC

  40. Internal Revenue Service - IRS

  41. International Bank Of Reconstruction And Development - IBRD

  42. International Banking Facility - IBF

  43. International Bond

  44. International Chamber Of Commerce - ICC

  45. International Commerce

  46. International ETF

  47. International Foreign Exchange Master Agreement - IFEMA

  48. International Labor Organization - ILO

  49. International Maritime Organization - IMO

  50. International Monetary Fund - IMF

  51. International Organization Of Securities Commissions - IOSCO

  52. International Poverty Line

  53. International Reserves

  54. Internet Bubble

  55. Interstate Commerce Commission - ICC

  56. Intertemporal Equilibrium

  57. Inverse Correlation

  58. Inverted Yield Curve

  59. Investment Climate

  60. Investment Counsel Association Of America - ICAA

  61. Investment Farm

  62. Investment Grade

  63. Investment Multiplier

  64. Investor Protection Act

  65. Invisible Hand

  66. Involuntary Bankruptcy

  67. Involuntary Conversion

  68. IQD

  69. IQD (Iraqi Dinar)

  70. IRR Rule

  71. Irrelevant Cost

  72. IRS Form 8379: Form 8379: Injured Spouse Allocation

  73. IRS Notice 433 - Interest and Penalty Information

  74. IRS Publication 1

  75. IRS Publication 1244: Employee's Daily Record of Tips and Report to Employer

  76. IRS Publication 15 - Employer's Tax Guide

  77. IRS Publication 15-A - Employer's Supplemental Tax Guide

  78. IRS Publication 15-B - Employer's Tax Guide to Fringe Benefits

  79. IRS Publication 17

  80. IRS Publication 225 - Farmer's Tax Guide

  81. IRS Publication 3 - Armed Forces' Tax Guide

  82. IRS Publication 334: Tax Guide For Small Business

  83. IRS Publication 463: Travel, Entertainment, Gift, And Car Expenses

  84. IRS Publication 470: Limited Practice Without Enrollment

  85. IRS Publication 5 - Your Appeal Rights And How To Prepare A Protest If You Don't Agree

  86. IRS Publication 501

  87. IRS Publication 502: Medical And Dental Expenses

  88. IRS Publication 503: Child And Dependent Care Expenses

  89. IRS Publication 504

  90. IRS Publication 505

  91. IRS Publication 509: Tax Calendars

  92. IRS Publication 51

  93. IRS Publication 510

  94. IRS Publication 513

  95. IRS Publication 514

  96. IRS Publication 515

  97. IRS Publication 516 - U.S. Government Civilian Employees Stationed Abroad

  98. IRS Publication 517 - Social Security And Other Information For Members Of The Clergy & Religious Workers

  99. IRS Publication 519 - U.S. Tax Guide For Aliens

  100. IRS Publication 521 - Moving Expenses

Hot Definitions
  1. Yield Burning

    The illegal practice of underwriters marking up the prices on bonds for the purpose of reducing the yield on the bond. This practice, referred to as "burning the yield," is done after the bond is placed in escrow for an investor who is awaiting repayment.
  2. Marginal Analysis

    An examination of the additional benefits of an activity compared to the additional costs of that activity. Companies use marginal analysis as a decision-making tool to help them maximize their profits. Individuals unconsciously use marginal analysis to make a host of everyday decisions. Marginal analysis is also widely used in microeconomics when analyzing how a complex system is affected by marginal manipulation of its comprising variables.
  3. Treasury Inflation Protected Securities - TIPS

    A treasury security that is indexed to inflation in order to protect investors from the negative effects of inflation. TIPS are considered an extremely low-risk investment since they are backed by the U.S. government and since their par value rises with inflation, as measured by the Consumer Price Index, while their interest rate remains fixed.
  4. Gilt-Edged Switching

    The selling and repurchasing of certain high-grade stocks or bonds to capture profits. Gilt-edged switching involves gilt-edged security, which can be high-grade stock or bond issued by a financially stable company such as the Blue Chip companies or by certain governments.
  5. Master Limited Partnership - MLP

    A type of limited partnership that is publicly traded. There are two types of partners in this type of partnership: The limited partner is the person or group that provides the capital to the MLP and receives periodic income distributions from the MLP's cash flow, whereas the general partner is the party responsible for managing the MLP's affairs and receives compensation that is linked to the performance of the venture.
  6. Class Action

    An action where an individual represents a group in a court claim. The judgment from the suit is for all the members of the group (class).
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