Economics - definition, pronunciation, transcription

Amer.  |ˌiːkəˈnɑːmɪks|  American pronunciation of the word economics
Brit.  |iːkəˈnɒmɪks|  British pronunciation of the word economics

noun

- the branch of social science that deals with the production and distribution and consumption of goods and services and their management

Examples

Positive economics

...gained some fiscal knowledge by taking an economics course...

This class will deepen your understanding of economics.

The complexities of economics are clearly explained.

A basic grounding in math is essential for the economics course.

Political historians are often rather ignorant of economics.

The study of sociology overlaps with the study of economics.

Your views on economics are overly simplistic.

His plan is to get a degree in economics and then work abroad for a year.

I am reading a good book on economics

he was awarded an endowed chair in economics

intimate relations between economics, politics, and legal principles

this is primarily a question of economics

technical problems in medicine, engineering, economics and other applied disciplines

his economics textbook is in its tenth edition

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