Economics Terms

  1. Price Stickiness

  2. Pricing Power

  3. Primary Dealer

  4. Primary Dealer Credit Facility - PDCF

  5. Primary Regulator

  6. Primary Reserves

  7. Prime

  8. Prime Bank

  9. Prime Rate

  10. Prior Probability

  11. Prisoner's Dilemma

  12. Private Export Funding Corporation - PEFCO

  13. Private Finance Initiative - PFI

  14. Private Good

  15. Private Letter Ruling - PLR

  16. Private Sector Adjustment Factor - PSAF

  17. Privatizing Profits And Socializing Losses

  18. Pro-Forma Forecast

  19. Pro-Forma Invoice

  20. Probability Density Function - PDF

  21. Probability Distribution

  22. Problem Loan

  23. Problem Loan Ratio

  24. Procyclic

  25. Producer Price Index - PPI

  26. Producer Surplus

  27. Production Cost

  28. Production Credit Association - PCA

  29. Production Efficiency

  30. Production Gap

  31. Production Possibility Frontier - PPF

  32. Productivity

  33. Product Life Cycle

  34. Profitability Index Rule

  35. Progressive Tax

  36. Project Notes

  37. Proof of Charitable Contributions

  38. Proportional Tax

  39. Protectionism

  40. Proved Reserves

  41. Proxy Tax

  42. Public-Private Investment Program - PPIP

  43. Public Elevator

  44. Public Good

  45. Public Sector Net Borrowing

  46. Pump Priming

  47. Pundit

  48. Purchase and Resale Agreements - PRAs

  49. Purchase Rate

  50. Purchasing Managers' Index - PMI

  51. Purchasing Power

  52. Purchasing Power Loss/Gain

  53. Purchasing Power Parity - PPP

  54. Push On A String

  55. Pyramid Scheme

  56. Pyrrhic Victory

  57. Q Ratio (Tobin's Q Ratio)

  58. Qualified Disclaimer

  59. Qualified Exchange Accommodation Arrangements

  60. Qualified Longevity Annuity Contract

  61. Qualified Reservist

  62. Qualitative Analysis

  63. Quantitative Analysis

  64. Quantitative Easing

  65. Quantitative Easing 2 – QE2

  66. Quantity Demanded

  67. Quantity Supplied

  68. Quantity Theory Of Money

  69. Quarterly Services Survey

  70. Quarter To Date - QTD

  71. Quartile

  72. Quick-Rinse Bankruptcy

  73. Quintiles

  74. Quota

  75. R

  76. R-Squared

  77. Radner Equilibrium

  78. Ragnar Frisch

  79. Random Factor Analysis

  80. Random Variable

  81. Random Walk Theory

  82. Ratchet Effect

  83. Rate Level Risk

  84. Rational Expectations Theory

  85. Rationing

  86. Raw Materials

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

  88. Reaganomics

  89. Real Bills Doctrine

  90. Real Economic Growth Rate

  91. Real Estate Mortgage Investment Conduit - REMIC

  92. Real Gross Domestic Product (GDP)

  93. Real Interest Rate

  94. Real Rate Of Return

  95. Real Time Gross Settlement - RTGS

  96. Real Value

  97. Reasonableness Standard

  98. Rebound

  99. Recession

  100. Recessionary Gap

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