Economics Terms

  1. Serial Correlation

  2. Severance Tax

  3. Shadow Open Market Committee - SOMC

  4. Shapley Value

  5. Shared National Credit Program

  6. Sheriff's Sales

  7. Sherman Antitrust Act

  8. Shipping Certificate

  9. Shock Absorber

  10. Shock Therapy

  11. Short-Term Paper

  12. Shortage

  13. Short Run

  14. Shovel-Ready

  15. Shovel Ready

  16. Shutdown Point

  17. Side Effect

  18. Sight Draft

  19. Silver Thursday

  20. Simon Kuznets

  21. Simple Random Sample

  22. Sine Wave

  23. Singapore Interbank Offered Rate - SIBOR

  24. Single Filer

  25. Sin Tax

  26. Sixteenth Amendment

  27. Skewness

  28. Skilled Labor

  29. Skilled Nursing Facility

  30. Skinny Down Distribution

  31. SKK (Slovak Koruna)

  32. Slow Loan

  33. Sluggish Economy

  34. Slumburbs

  35. Slump

  36. Slush Fund

  37. Small And Midsize Enterprises - SME

  38. Smart Traveler Enrollment Program

  39. Smokestack Industry

  40. Smoot-Hawley Tariff Act

  41. Social Choice Theory

  42. Social Economics

  43. Socialism

  44. Social Justice

  45. Social Sciences

  46. Social Security

  47. Social Security Number - SSN

  48. Social Security Tax

  49. Society for Worldwide Interbank Financial Telecommunications - SWIFT

  50. Socionomics

  51. Soft Commodity

  52. Soft Economic Moat

  53. Soft Landing

  54. Soft Loan

  55. Soft Money

  56. Soft Patch

  57. Solidarity Tax

  58. Solow Residual

  59. Solutionary

  60. Solvency Capital Requirement

  61. South African Reserve Bank

  62. South Sea Bubble

  63. Sovereign Bond

  64. Sovereign Bond Yield

  65. Sovereign Debt

  66. Sovereign Default

  67. Sovereign Fund Of Brazil

  68. Sovereign Risk

  69. Special Administrative Region - SAR

  70. Special Assessment Tax

  71. Special Drawing Rights - SDR

  72. Special Economic Zone - SEZ

  73. Special Purchase and Resale Agreement - SPRA

  74. Special Revenue Fund

  75. Specified Investment Flow-Through Tax - SIFT

  76. Speculative Bubble

  77. Splash Crash

  78. Spotting Clues In Qs

  79. Sprexit

  80. Spurious Correlation

  81. Stability And Growth Pact - SGP

  82. Stabilization Policy

  83. Stable Value Fund

  84. Stagflation

  85. Stagnation

  86. Stamp Duty

  87. Standard Deviation

  88. Standard Error

  89. Standardization

  90. Standard Of Living

  91. Standard Of Living Bubble

  92. Standby Letter of Credit - SLOC

  93. Staple Thesis

  94. State Income Tax

  95. Statement of Financial Accounting Concepts - SFAC

  96. Statement of Financial Accounting Standards - SFAS

  97. Static Gap

  98. Statistically Significant

  99. Statistical Significance

  100. Statistics

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