Economy Terminology

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    The century-long separation between mainland China and Hong Kong created political ...
  3. SIC Vs. NAIC -An Introduction To Industry Classification ...

    Standard Industrial Classification (SIC) Codes and the more recent NAICS codes are ...
  4. Understanding Benchmark Oils: Brent Blend, WTI ...

    Most crude oil prices worldwide are pegged to the influential Brent, WTI or Dubai/Oman ...
  5. The World Bank's All-Important World Development ...

    The World Development Indicators are the world's economic scorecards: they evaluate ...
  6. 10 Common Financial Terms Every Newbie Needs ...

    In order to get a better understanding of what you read in markets news, we’ll briefly ...
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    Weekly Technical Summary of the Major U.S. Indexes
  1. Is the consumer price index (CPI) the best measure of inflation?

    Discover how the CPI is one of the most used indexes to measure inflation, but due to its limitations, the PPI and GDP deflator ...
  2. What does the term 'invisible hand' refer to in the economy?

    Discover and understand the concept of the "invisible hand" as explained by Adam Smith, considered the founder of modern ...
  3. What is the difference between a nation's current account deficit and its currency ...

    Learn the respective meanings of the two terms, current account deficit and currency valuation, and understand the relationship ...
  4. How do you the calculate Sharpe ratio in Excel?

    Learn how to use Microsoft Excel to calculate the Sharpe ratio, an investing tool useful for assessing the relationship between ...
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