Economics Terms

  1. Pricing Power

  2. Primary Dealer

  3. Primary Dealer Credit Facility - PDCF

  4. Primary Regulator

  5. Primary Reserves

  6. Prime

  7. Prime Bank

  8. Prime Rate

  9. Prior Probability

  10. Prisoner's Dilemma

  11. Private Export Funding Corporation - PEFCO

  12. Private Finance Initiative - PFI

  13. Private Good

  14. Private Letter Ruling - PLR

  15. Private Sector Adjustment Factor - PSAF

  16. Privatizing Profits And Socializing Losses

  17. Pro-Forma Forecast

  18. Pro-Forma Invoice

  19. Probability Density Function - PDF

  20. Probability Distribution

  21. Problem Loan

  22. Problem Loan Ratio

  23. Procyclic

  24. Producer Price Index - PPI

  25. Producer Surplus

  26. Product Life Cycle

  27. Production Cost

  28. Production Credit Association - PCA

  29. Production Efficiency

  30. Production Gap

  31. Production Possibility Frontier - PPF

  32. Productivity

  33. Profitability Index Rule

  34. Progressive Tax

  35. Project Notes

  36. Proof of Charitable Contributions

  37. Proportional Tax

  38. Protectionism

  39. Proved Reserves

  40. Proxy Tax

  41. Public Elevator

  42. Public Good

  43. Public Sector Net Borrowing

  44. Public-Private Investment Program - PPIP

  45. Pump Priming

  46. Pundit

  47. Purchase and Resale Agreements - PRAs

  48. Purchasing Managers Index - PMI

  49. Purchasing Power

  50. Purchasing Power Loss/Gain

  51. Purchasing Power Parity - PPP

  52. Push On A String

  53. Pyramid Scheme

  54. Pyrrhic Victory

  55. Q Ratio (Tobin's Q Ratio)

  56. Qualified Disclaimer

  57. Qualified Exchange Accommodation Arrangements

  58. Qualified Reservist

  59. Qualitative Analysis

  60. Quantitative Analysis

  61. Quantitative Easing

  62. Quantitative Easing 2 – QE2

  63. Quantity Demanded

  64. Quantity Supplied

  65. Quantity Theory Of Money

  66. Quarter To Date - QTD

  67. Quarterly Services Survey

  68. Quartile

  69. Quick-Rinse Bankruptcy

  70. Quintiles

  71. Quota

  72. R

  73. R-Squared

  74. Radner Equilibrium

  75. Ragnar Frisch

  76. Random Factor Analysis

  77. Random Variable

  78. Random Walk Theory

  79. Rate Level Risk

  80. Rating

  81. Ratings Service

  82. Rational Expectations Theory

  83. Rationing

  84. Raw Materials

  85. RBC Consumer Attitudes And Spending By Household Index - RBC CASH Index

  86. Reaganomics

  87. Real Bills Doctrine

  88. Real Economic Growth Rate

  89. Real Estate Mortgage Investment Conduit - REMIC

  90. Real Gross Domestic Product (GDP)

  91. Real Interest Rate

  92. Real Rate Of Return

  93. Real Time Gross Settlement - RTGS

  94. Real Value

  95. Reasonableness Standard

  96. Rebound

  97. Recession

  98. Recession Proof

  99. Recession Resistant

  100. Recession Rich

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