Economics Terms

  1. Sixteenth Amendment

  2. Skewness

  3. Skilled Labor

  4. SKK (Slovak Koruna)

  5. Slow Loan

  6. Sluggish Economy

  7. Slumburbs

  8. Slump

  9. Slush Fund

  10. Small And Midsize Enterprises - SME

  11. Smokestack Industry

  12. Smoot-Hawley Tariff Act

  13. Social Choice Theory

  14. Social Economics

  15. Social Sciences

  16. Social Security

  17. Social Security Number - SSN

  18. Social Security Tax

  19. Socialism

  20. Society for Worldwide Interbank Financial Telecommunications - SWIFT

  21. Socionomics

  22. Soft Commodity

  23. Soft Economic Moat

  24. Soft Landing

  25. Soft Loan

  26. Soft Money

  27. Soft Patch

  28. Solidarity Tax

  29. Solow Residual

  30. Solutionary

  31. Solvency Capital Requirement

  32. South African Reserve Bank

  33. South Sea Bubble

  34. Sovereign Bond

  35. Sovereign Credit Rating

  36. Sovereign Debt

  37. Sovereign Default

  38. Sovereign Fund Of Brazil

  39. Sovereign Risk

  40. Special Administrative Region - SAR

  41. Special Assessment Tax

  42. Special Drawing Rights - SDR

  43. Special Economic Zone - SEZ

  44. Special Purchase and Resale Agreement - SPRA

  45. Special Revenue Fund

  46. Specified Investment Flow-Through Tax - SIFT

  47. Speculative Bubble

  48. Splash Crash

  49. Spotting Clues In Qs

  50. Spurious Correlation

  51. Stability And Growth Pact - SGP

  52. Stabilization Policy

  53. Stable Value Fund

  54. Stagflation

  55. Stagnation

  56. Stamp Duty

  57. Standard & Poor's - S&P

  58. Standard & Poor's 500 Index - S&P 500

  59. Standard & Poor's Underlying Rating - SPURs

  60. Standard Deviation

  61. Standard Error

  62. Standard Of Living

  63. Standard Of Living Bubble

  64. Standardization

  65. Standby Letter of Credit - SLOC

  66. Staple Thesis

  67. State Income Tax

  68. Statement of Financial Accounting Concepts - SFAC

  69. Statement of Financial Accounting Standards - SFAS

  70. Static Gap

  71. Statistical Significance

  72. Statistically Significant

  73. Statistics

  74. Statistics Canada (StatsCan)

  75. Statutory Debt Limit

  76. Stealth Taxes

  77. Stepwise Regression

  78. Sterilization

  79. Sterilized Intervention

  80. Sterling Overnight Interbank Average Rate - SONIA

  81. Sticky Wage Theory

  82. Stimulus Check

  83. Stimulus Package

  84. Stochastic Modeling

  85. Stochastic Volatility - SV

  86. Stock Market Capitalization To GDP Ratio

  87. Stock Market Crash

  88. Stock Market Crash Of 1929

  89. Stock Market Crash Of 1987

  90. Stock Screener

  91. Stockalypse

  92. Stockholm Interbank Offered Rate - STIBOR

  93. Stocky

  94. Store Of Value

  95. Strategic Alliance

  96. Stratified Random Sampling

  97. Structural Adjustment

  98. Structural Unemployment

  99. Stub Quote

  100. Sub-Sovereign Obligation - SSO

Hot Definitions
  1. Accounts Payable - AP

    An accounting entry that represents an entity's obligation to pay off a short-term debt to its creditors. The accounts payable ...
  2. Ratio Analysis

    Quantitative analysis of information contained in a company’s financial statements. Ratio analysis is based on line items ...
  3. Days Payable Outstanding - DPO

    A company's average payable period. Calculated as: ending accounts payable / (cost of sales/number of days).
  4. Net Sales

    The amount of sales generated by a company after the deduction of returns, allowances for damaged or missing goods and any ...
  5. Over The Counter

    A security traded in some context other than on a formal exchange such as the NYSE, TSX, AMEX, etc. The phrase "over-the-counter" ...
  6. Earnings Before Interest After Taxes - EBIAT

    A financial measure that is an indicator of a company's operating performance. EBIAT, which is equivalent to after-tax EBIT ...
Trading Center