Economics Terms

  1. Preventive Services

  2. Price Band

  3. Price Ceiling

  4. Price Controls

  5. Price Elasticity Of Demand

  6. Price Inflation

  7. Price Level

  8. Price Level Targeting

  9. Price Maker

  10. Price Sensitivity

  11. Price Stickiness

  12. Pricing Power

  13. Primary Dealer

  14. Primary Dealer Credit Facility - PDCF

  15. Primary Regulator

  16. Primary Reserves

  17. Prime

  18. Prime Bank

  19. Prime Rate

  20. Prior Probability

  21. Prisoner's Dilemma

  22. Private Export Funding Corporation - PEFCO

  23. Private Finance Initiative - PFI

  24. Private Good

  25. Private Letter Ruling - PLR

  26. Private Sector Adjustment Factor - PSAF

  27. Privatizing Profits And Socializing Losses

  28. Pro-Forma Forecast

  29. Pro-Forma Invoice

  30. Probability Density Function - PDF

  31. Probability Distribution

  32. Problem Loan

  33. Problem Loan Ratio

  34. Procyclic

  35. Producer Price Index - PPI

  36. Producer Surplus

  37. Production Cost

  38. Production Credit Association - PCA

  39. Production Efficiency

  40. Production Gap

  41. Production Possibility Frontier - PPF

  42. Productivity

  43. Product Life Cycle

  44. Profitability Index Rule

  45. Progressive Tax

  46. Project Notes

  47. Proof of Charitable Contributions

  48. Proportional Tax

  49. Protectionism

  50. Proved Reserves

  51. Proxy Tax

  52. Public-Private Investment Program - PPIP

  53. Public Elevator

  54. Public Good

  55. Public Sector Net Borrowing

  56. Pump Priming

  57. Pundit

  58. Purchase and Resale Agreements - PRAs

  59. Purchase Rate

  60. Purchasing Managers' Index - PMI

  61. Purchasing Power

  62. Purchasing Power Loss/Gain

  63. Purchasing Power Parity - PPP

  64. Push On A String

  65. Pyramid Scheme

  66. Pyrrhic Victory

  67. Q Ratio (Tobin's Q Ratio)

  68. Qualified Disclaimer

  69. Qualified Exchange Accommodation Arrangements

  70. Qualified Longevity Annuity Contract

  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. Ratchet Effect

  93. Rate Level Risk

  94. Rational Expectations Theory

  95. Rationing

  96. Raw Materials

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

  98. Reaganomics

  99. Real Bills Doctrine

  100. Real Economic Growth Rate

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