Economy Terminology

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  5. Is Argentina a Socialist Country?

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  6. Pros and Cons of Capitalist vs Socialist Economies

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  1. Will Consumer Spending Save 2015?

    Consumer spending is considered an important number (and it is), but a savvy investor ...
  2. How & Why Companies Become Monopolies

    Without competition, monopolies can raise prices and lower quality leaving consumers ...
  3. Insights On Creative Destruction and Technology

    Creative Destruction has a way of phasing out old technologies and inviting the new ...
  4. Venezuela: Portrait of a Country in Turmoil

    Venezuela is floundering, and the story has more to do with just the falling price ...
  5. How the UK Makes Money

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  6. The Economic Fundamentals Of The Sharing Economy

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  1. Is Argentina a developed country?

    Learn why Argentina, as of 2015, is not classified as a developed country despite having a qualifying gross domestic product ...
  2. Is Brazil a developed country?

    Understand why Brazil's low per capita gross domestic product; high birth and death rates; and subpar living conditions classify ...
  3. What is the difference between marginal utility and marginal value?

    Find out what marginal utility and marginal value mean in economics and why these terms sometimes overlap to describe the ...
  4. In economics, what is an index number?

    Read about the role of an index number in economics and how index numbers can be applied to all kinds of data, such as inflation ...
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