Economics Terms

  1. Select Mortality Table

  2. Self-Interest

  3. Semi-Variable Cost

  4. Semideviation

  5. Semivariance

  6. Senior Loan Officer Opinion Survey on Bank Lending Practices (SOSLP)

  7. Sensitivity Analysis

  8. SENTRI

  9. Separation Of Powers

  10. Sequestration

  11. Serial Correlation

  12. Severance Tax

  13. Shadow Open Market Committee - SOMC

  14. Shadow Rating

  15. Shapley Value

  16. Shared National Credit Program

  17. Sheriff's Sales

  18. Sherman Antitrust Act

  19. Shipping Certificate

  20. Shock Absorber

  21. Shock Therapy

  22. Short-Term Paper

  23. Shortage

  24. Short Run

  25. Shovel-Ready

  26. Shovel Ready

  27. Shutdown Point

  28. Side Effect

  29. Sight Draft

  30. Silver Thursday

  31. Simon Kuznets

  32. Simple Random Sample

  33. Sine Wave

  34. Singapore Interbank Offered Rate - SIBOR

  35. Single Filer

  36. Sin Tax

  37. Sixteenth Amendment

  38. Skewness

  39. Skilled Labor

  40. SKK (Slovak Koruna)

  41. Slow Loan

  42. Sluggish Economy

  43. Slumburbs

  44. Slump

  45. Slush Fund

  46. Small And Midsize Enterprises - SME

  47. Smart Traveler Enrollment Program

  48. Smokestack Industry

  49. Smoot-Hawley Tariff Act

  50. Social Choice Theory

  51. Social Economics

  52. Socialism

  53. Social Justice

  54. Social Sciences

  55. Social Security

  56. Social Security Number - SSN

  57. Social Security Tax

  58. Society for Worldwide Interbank Financial Telecommunications - SWIFT

  59. Socionomics

  60. Soft Commodity

  61. Soft Economic Moat

  62. Soft Landing

  63. Soft Loan

  64. Soft Money

  65. Soft Patch

  66. Solidarity Tax

  67. Solow Residual

  68. Solutionary

  69. Solvency Capital Requirement

  70. South African Reserve Bank

  71. South Sea Bubble

  72. Sovereign Bond

  73. Sovereign Credit Rating

  74. Sovereign Debt

  75. Sovereign Default

  76. Sovereign Fund Of Brazil

  77. Sovereign Risk

  78. Special Administrative Region - SAR

  79. Special Assessment Tax

  80. Special Drawing Rights - SDR

  81. Special Economic Zone - SEZ

  82. Special Purchase and Resale Agreement - SPRA

  83. Special Revenue Fund

  84. Specified Investment Flow-Through Tax - SIFT

  85. Speculative Bubble

  86. Splash Crash

  87. Spotting Clues In Qs

  88. Spurious Correlation

  89. Stability And Growth Pact - SGP

  90. Stabilization Policy

  91. Stable Value Fund

  92. Stagflation

  93. Stagnation

  94. Stamp Duty

  95. Standard & Poor's - S&P

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

  97. Standard & Poor's Underlying Rating - SPURs

  98. Standard Deviation

  99. Standard Error

  100. Standardization

Hot Definitions
  1. Carrying Value

    An accounting measure of value, where the value of an asset or a company is based on the figures in the company's balance ...
  2. Capital Account

    A national account that shows the net change in asset ownership for a nation. The capital account is the net result of public ...
  3. Brand Equity

    The value premium that a company realizes from a product with a recognizable name as compared to its generic equivalent. ...
  4. Adverse Selection

    1. The tendency of those in dangerous jobs or high risk lifestyles to get life insurance. 2. A situation where sellers have ...
  5. Wash Trading

    The process of buying shares of a company through one broker while selling shares through a different broker. Wash trading ...
Trading Center