Economics Terms

  1. Private Letter Ruling - PLR

  2. Private Sector Adjustment Factor - PSAF

  3. Privatizing Profits And Socializing Losses

  4. Pro-Forma Forecast

  5. Pro-Forma Invoice

  6. Probability Density Function - PDF

  7. Probability Distribution

  8. Problem Loan

  9. Problem Loan Ratio

  10. Procyclic

  11. Producer Price Index - PPI

  12. Producer Surplus

  13. Production Cost

  14. Production Credit Association - PCA

  15. Production Efficiency

  16. Production Gap

  17. Production Possibility Frontier - PPF

  18. Productivity

  19. Product Life Cycle

  20. Profitability Index Rule

  21. Progressive Tax

  22. Project Notes

  23. Proof of Charitable Contributions

  24. Proportional Tax

  25. Protectionism

  26. Proved Reserves

  27. Proxy Tax

  28. Public-Private Investment Program - PPIP

  29. Public Elevator

  30. Public Good

  31. Public Sector Net Borrowing

  32. Pump Priming

  33. Pundit

  34. Purchase and Resale Agreements - PRAs

  35. Purchase Rate

  36. Purchasing Managers' Index - PMI

  37. Purchasing Power

  38. Purchasing Power Loss/Gain

  39. Purchasing Power Parity - PPP

  40. Push On A String

  41. Pyramid Scheme

  42. Pyrrhic Victory

  43. Q Ratio (Tobin's Q Ratio)

  44. Qualified Disclaimer

  45. Qualified Exchange Accommodation Arrangements

  46. Qualified Longevity Annuity Contract

  47. Qualified Reservist

  48. Qualitative Analysis

  49. Quantitative Analysis

  50. Quantitative Easing

  51. Quantitative Easing 2 – QE2

  52. Quantity Demanded

  53. Quantity Supplied

  54. Quantity Theory Of Money

  55. Quarterly Services Survey

  56. Quarter To Date - QTD

  57. Quartile

  58. Quick-Rinse Bankruptcy

  59. Quintiles

  60. Quota

  61. R

  62. R-Squared

  63. Radner Equilibrium

  64. Ragnar Frisch

  65. Random Factor Analysis

  66. Random Variable

  67. Random Walk Theory

  68. Rate Level Risk

  69. Rational Expectations Theory

  70. Rationing

  71. Raw Materials

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

  73. Reaganomics

  74. Real Bills Doctrine

  75. Real Economic Growth Rate

  76. Real Estate Mortgage Investment Conduit - REMIC

  77. Real Gross Domestic Product (GDP)

  78. Real Interest Rate

  79. Real Rate Of Return

  80. Real Time Gross Settlement - RTGS

  81. Real Value

  82. Reasonableness Standard

  83. Rebound

  84. Recession

  85. Recessionary Gap

  86. Recessionista

  87. Recession Proof

  88. Recession Resistant

  89. Recession Rich

  90. Recessionship

  91. Reciprocal Currency Arrangement

  92. Recognition Lag

  93. Reconstruction Finance Corporation - RFC

  94. Recourse

  95. Recursive Competitive Equilibrium - RCE

  96. Redeposit

  97. Rediscount

  98. Reference Base Period

  99. Reference Rate

  100. Reflation

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