Economics Terms

  1. Section 988

  2. Sectoral Reciprocity

  3. Securities Act Of 1933

  4. Securities And Exchange Commission - SEC

  5. Securities Exchange Act Of 1934

  6. Securities Industry Regulatory Authority - SIRA

  7. Securities Investor Protection Corporation - SIPC

  8. Securities Subsidiary

  9. Security Market Line - SML

  10. Seed Stock

  11. Segregated Disclosures

  12. Seigniorage

  13. Select Mortality Table

  14. Self-Interest

  15. Semi-Variable Cost

  16. Semideviation

  17. Semivariance

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

  19. Sensitivity Analysis

  20. SENTRI

  21. Separation Of Powers

  22. Sequestration

  23. Serial Correlation

  24. Severance Tax

  25. Shadow Open Market Committee - SOMC

  26. Shadow Rating

  27. Shapley Value

  28. Shared National Credit Program

  29. Sheriff's Sales

  30. Sherman Antitrust Act

  31. Shipping Certificate

  32. Shock Absorber

  33. Shock Therapy

  34. Short-Term Paper

  35. Shortage

  36. Short Run

  37. Shovel-Ready

  38. Shovel Ready

  39. Shutdown Point

  40. Side Effect

  41. Sight Draft

  42. Silver Thursday

  43. Simon Kuznets

  44. Simple Random Sample

  45. Sine Wave

  46. Singapore Interbank Offered Rate - SIBOR

  47. Single Filer

  48. Sin Tax

  49. Sixteenth Amendment

  50. Skewness

  51. Skilled Labor

  52. SKK (Slovak Koruna)

  53. Slow Loan

  54. Sluggish Economy

  55. Slumburbs

  56. Slump

  57. Slush Fund

  58. Small And Midsize Enterprises - SME

  59. Smart Traveler Enrollment Program

  60. Smokestack Industry

  61. Smoot-Hawley Tariff Act

  62. Social Choice Theory

  63. Social Economics

  64. Socialism

  65. Social Justice

  66. Social Sciences

  67. Social Security

  68. Social Security Number - SSN

  69. Social Security Tax

  70. Society for Worldwide Interbank Financial Telecommunications - SWIFT

  71. Socionomics

  72. Soft Commodity

  73. Soft Economic Moat

  74. Soft Landing

  75. Soft Loan

  76. Soft Money

  77. Soft Patch

  78. Solidarity Tax

  79. Solow Residual

  80. Solutionary

  81. Solvency Capital Requirement

  82. South African Reserve Bank

  83. South Sea Bubble

  84. Sovereign Bond

  85. Sovereign Credit Rating

  86. Sovereign Debt

  87. Sovereign Default

  88. Sovereign Fund Of Brazil

  89. Sovereign Risk

  90. Special Administrative Region - SAR

  91. Special Assessment Tax

  92. Special Drawing Rights - SDR

  93. Special Economic Zone - SEZ

  94. Special Purchase and Resale Agreement - SPRA

  95. Special Revenue Fund

  96. Specified Investment Flow-Through Tax - SIFT

  97. Speculative Bubble

  98. Splash Crash

  99. Spotting Clues In Qs

  100. Spurious Correlation

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