HyperDic: economic_theory

English > 1 sense of the expression economic theory:
NOUNcognitioneconomic theory(economics) a theory of commercial activities (such as the production and consumption of goods)
English > economic theory: 1 sense > noun 1, cognition
Meaning(economics) a theory of commercial activities (such as the production and consumption of goods).
Categoryeconomics, economic science, political economyThe branch of social science that deals with the production and distribution and consumption of goods and services and their management
Part ofeconomics, economic science, political economyThe branch of social science that deals with the production and distribution and consumption of goods and services and their management
NarrowerKeynesianismThe economic theories of John Maynard Keynes who advocated government monetary and fiscal programs intended to stimulate business activity and increase employment
Malthusianism, Malthusian theoryMalthus' theory that population increase / increase / increase would outpace increases / increases / increases in the means of subsistence
consumerismThe theory that an increasing consumption of goods is economically beneficial
liberalismAn economic theory advocating free competition and a self-regulating market
monetarismAn economic theory holding that variations in unemployment and the rate of inflation are usually caused by changes in the supply of money
rent seeking, rent-seeking(economics) the theory that a person or firm seeks to make money by manipulating the economic environment rather than by making a profit through production or trade
BroadertheoryA well-substantiated explanation of some aspect of the natural world
Spanishteoría económica
Catalanteoria econòmica

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