Economics Terms

  1. Structural Adjustment

  2. Structural Unemployment

  3. Stub Quote

  4. Sub-Sovereign Obligation - SSO

  5. Subchapter S (S Corporation)

  6. Subjective Probability

  7. Subjective Theory Of Value

  8. Subprime

  9. Subprime Market

  10. Subprime Meltdown

  11. Subsidy

  12. Sudden Stop

  13. Sugar No.11

  14. Sum Of Squares

  15. Sunk Cost

  16. Sunk Cost Dilemma

  17. Sunspot

  18. Super Currency

  19. Supervisory Capital Assessment Program - SCAP

  20. Supply

  21. Supply Chain Management - SCM

  22. Supply Shock

  23. Supply-Side Theory

  24. Supranational

  25. Surcharge

  26. Suriname Guilders

  27. Survival Analysis

  28. Suspended Loss

  29. Swap Network

  30. Sweet Spot

  31. Swiss Federal Statistical Office - FSO

  32. Swiss National Bank

  33. Symmetrical Distribution

  34. System Open Market Account - SOMA

  35. Systematic Sampling

  36. Systemically Important Financial Institution – SIFI

  37. T Distribution

  38. T-Test

  39. Taft-Hartley Act

  40. Tail Risk

  41. Tandem Plan

  42. Tangible Common Equity Ratio - TCE

  43. Tankan Survey

  44. Tapering

  45. Target Market

  46. Target Rate

  47. Targeted Accrual Redemption Note - TARN

  48. Tariff

  49. Tariff War

  50. TARP Bonuses

  51. Tatra Tiger

  52. Tax Anticipation Note - TAN

  53. Tax Bracket

  54. Tax Code

  55. Tax Equity And Fiscal Responsibility Act Of 1982 - TEFRA

  56. Tax Fairness

  57. Tax Holiday

  58. Tax Home

  59. Tax Incidence

  60. Tax Reform Act Of 1986

  61. Tax Reform Act Of 1993

  62. Tax Return

  63. Tax Treaty

  64. Tax Wedge

  65. Tax-To-GDP Ratio

  66. Taxation

  67. Taxation Without Representation

  68. Taxpayer Bill Of Rights (TABOR)

  69. Taxpayer Relief Act Of 1997

  70. Taylor's Rule

  71. Tech Bubble

  72. Technical Progress Function

  73. Telecommunications Consumer Protection Act of 1991 - TCPA

  74. Telemarketing

  75. Teletax

  76. Temporary Liquidity Guarantee Program (TLGP)

  77. Term Asset-Backed Securities Loan Facility - TALF

  78. Term Auction Facility - TAF

  79. Term Fed Funds

  80. Term Federal Funds

  81. Term Securities Lending Facility - TSLF

  82. Terminal Elevator

  83. Terms of Trade - TOT

  84. Texas Ratio

  85. The Great Moderation

  86. The Great Recession

  87. The Kelly Criterion

  88. The Net Internal Rate Of Return - Net IRR

  89. The World Bank

  90. Theodore W. Schultz

  91. Theory Of Price

  92. Theory Of The Firm

  93. Thinly Traded

  94. Third World

  95. Thomas C. Schelling

  96. Three-Sigma Limits

  97. Three-Way ANOVA

  98. Thrift

  99. Thrift Institutions Advisory Council

  100. Through Bill Of Lading

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