Economics Terms

  1. Present Situation Index

  2. Preventive Services

  3. Price Band

  4. Price Ceiling

  5. Price Controls

  6. Price Elasticity Of Demand

  7. Price Inflation

  8. Price Level

  9. Price Level Targeting

  10. Price Maker

  11. Price Sensitivity

  12. Price Stickiness

  13. Pricing Power

  14. Primary Dealer

  15. Primary Dealer Credit Facility - PDCF

  16. Primary Regulator

  17. Primary Reserves

  18. Prime

  19. Prime Bank

  20. Prime Credit

  21. Prime Rate

  22. Prior Probability

  23. Prisoner's Dilemma

  24. Private Export Funding Corporation - PEFCO

  25. Private Finance Initiative - PFI

  26. Private Good

  27. Private Letter Ruling - PLR

  28. Private Sector Adjustment Factor - PSAF

  29. Privatizing Profits And Socializing Losses

  30. Pro-Forma Forecast

  31. Pro-Forma Invoice

  32. Probability Density Function - PDF

  33. Probability Distribution

  34. Problem Loan

  35. Problem Loan Ratio

  36. Procyclic

  37. Producer Price Index - PPI

  38. Producer Surplus

  39. Production Cost

  40. Production Credit Association - PCA

  41. Production Efficiency

  42. Production Gap

  43. Production Possibility Frontier - PPF

  44. Productivity

  45. Product Life Cycle

  46. Profitability Index Rule

  47. Progressive Tax

  48. Project Notes

  49. Proof of Charitable Contributions

  50. Proportional Tax

  51. Protectionism

  52. Proved Reserves

  53. Proxy Tax

  54. Public-Private Investment Program - PPIP

  55. Public Elevator

  56. Public Good

  57. Public Sector Net Borrowing

  58. Pump Priming

  59. Pundit

  60. Purchase and Resale Agreements - PRAs

  61. Purchasing Managers Index - PMI

  62. Purchasing Power

  63. Purchasing Power Loss/Gain

  64. Purchasing Power Parity - PPP

  65. Push On A String

  66. Pyramid Scheme

  67. Pyrrhic Victory

  68. Q Ratio (Tobin's Q Ratio)

  69. Qualified Disclaimer

  70. Qualified Exchange Accommodation Arrangements

  71. Qualified Reservist

  72. Qualitative Analysis

  73. Quantitative Analysis

  74. Quantitative Easing

  75. Quantitative Easing 2 – QE2

  76. Quantity Demanded

  77. Quantity Supplied

  78. Quantity Theory Of Money

  79. Quarterly Services Survey

  80. Quarter To Date - QTD

  81. Quartile

  82. Quick-Rinse Bankruptcy

  83. Quintiles

  84. Quota

  85. R

  86. R-Squared

  87. Radner Equilibrium

  88. Ragnar Frisch

  89. Random Factor Analysis

  90. Random Variable

  91. Random Walk Theory

  92. Rate Level Risk

  93. Rating

  94. Ratings Service

  95. Rational Expectations Theory

  96. Rationing

  97. Raw Materials

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

  99. Reaganomics

  100. Real Bills Doctrine

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