Economics Terms

  1. Special Revenue Fund

  2. Specified Investment Flow-Through Tax - SIFT

  3. Speculative Bubble

  4. Splash Crash

  5. Spotting Clues In Qs

  6. Sprexit

  7. Spurious Correlation

  8. Stability And Growth Pact - SGP

  9. Stabilization Policy

  10. Stable Value Fund

  11. Stagflation

  12. Stagnation

  13. Stamp Duty

  14. Standard & Poor's - S&P

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

  16. Standard & Poor's Underlying Rating - SPURs

  17. Standard Deviation

  18. Standard Error

  19. Standardization

  20. Standard Of Living

  21. Standard Of Living Bubble

  22. Standby Letter of Credit - SLOC

  23. Staple Thesis

  24. State Income Tax

  25. Statement of Financial Accounting Concepts - SFAC

  26. Statement of Financial Accounting Standards - SFAS

  27. Static Gap

  28. Statistically Significant

  29. Statistical Significance

  30. Statistics

  31. Statistics Canada (StatsCan)

  32. Statutory Debt Limit

  33. Stealth Taxes

  34. Stepwise Regression

  35. Sterilization

  36. Sterilized Intervention

  37. Sterling Overnight Interbank Average Rate - SONIA

  38. Sticky Wage Theory

  39. Stimulus Check

  40. Stimulus Package

  41. Stochastic Modeling

  42. Stochastic Volatility - SV

  43. Stockalypse

  44. Stockholm Interbank Offered Rate - STIBOR

  45. Stock Market Capitalization To GDP Ratio

  46. Stock Market Crash

  47. Stock Market Crash Of 1929

  48. Stock Market Crash Of 1987

  49. Stock Screener

  50. Stocky

  51. Store Of Value

  52. Strategic Alliance

  53. Stratified Random Sampling

  54. Structural Adjustment

  55. Structural Unemployment

  56. Structured Transaction

  57. Stub Quote

  58. Sub-Sovereign Obligation - SSO

  59. Subchapter S (S Corporation)

  60. Subjective Probability

  61. Subjective Theory Of Value

  62. Subprime

  63. Subprime Market

  64. Subprime Meltdown

  65. Subsidy

  66. Sudden Stop

  67. Sugar No.11

  68. Sum Of Squares

  69. Sunk Cost

  70. Sunk Cost Dilemma

  71. Sunspot

  72. Super-Prime Credit

  73. Super Currency

  74. Supervisory Capital Assessment Program - SCAP

  75. Supply

  76. Supply-Side Theory

  77. Supply Chain Management - SCM

  78. Supply Shock

  79. Supranational

  80. Surcharge

  81. Suriname Guilders

  82. Survival Analysis

  83. Suspended Loss

  84. Swap Network

  85. Sweet Spot

  86. Swiss Federal Statistical Office - FSO

  87. Swiss National Bank

  88. Symmetrical Distribution

  89. Systematic Sampling

  90. Systemically Important Financial Institution – SIFI

  91. System Open Market Account - SOMA

  92. T-Test

  93. Taft-Hartley Act

  94. Tail Risk

  95. Tandem Plan

  96. Tangible Common Equity Ratio - TCE

  97. Tankan Survey

  98. Tapering

  99. Targeted Accrual Redemption Note - TARN

  100. Target Market

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