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    I thought that the Economics forum would benefit from a bit more activity! I'm not sure if this will be popular, it's a bit of a copy from the medicine thread, but I felt with economics it wouldn't get too random (such as crazy bacteria).

    The game is simple, you must post an economics related word (or term) which starts with the last letter of the word from the above post.

    The game is simple, you must post an economics related word (or term) which starts with the second-last letter of the word from the above post. (To avoid the numerous words ending with y in economics).

    Try and make your word clear, and feel free to add a definition!

    Fiscal policy - the government's decision on taxation and government spending.
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    Y is hard! I cant think of any
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    (Original post by neiljeff123)
    Y is hard! I cant think of any
    Haha exactly what I thought!

    Gosh what a way to start the game...
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    Y(income)
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    (Original post by nerimon18)
    Y(income)
    Exports - goods and services sold abroad.
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    (Original post by Groat)
    Exports - goods and services sold abroad.
    Supply - The quantity of a product available for purchase at a specific time at a specific price.
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    Oh crap what have I done, i've brought us back to Y!
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    (Original post by Nextmove)
    Supply - The quantity of a product available for purchase at a specific time at a specific price.
    Yield.
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    Deficit- the amount by which government expenditure exceeds income over a particular period of time
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    (Original post by Focus08)
    Deficit- the amount by which government expenditure exceeds income over a particular period of time
    Tariff - a tax on imports coming into a country.
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    (Original post by Groat)
    Tariff - a tax on imports coming into a country.
    Free trade - When there is trade without any tariffs and quotas (I think)
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    (Original post by Nextmove)
    Free trade - When there is trade without any tariffs and quotas (I think)
    Exchange rate - the price of one currency in terms of another currency.
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    (Original post by Groat)
    Exchange rate - the price of one currency in terms of another currency.
    Entrepeneur - A factor of production who runs a business
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    (Original post by Groat)
    Exchange rate - the price of one currency in terms of another currency.
    Equilibrium
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    (Original post by tateco)
    Equilibrium
    Market
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    embargo- an official ban on trades between nations
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    This thread is too busy, I don't know who has just gone because someone posts before I can reply, haha
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    (Original post by Ramin Gorji)
    embargo- an official ban on trades between nations
    Oligopoly-A type of market structure
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    (Original post by tateco)
    Equilibrium
    market - A place where buyers and sellers meet to exchange goods and services.
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    (Original post by thegenius31416)
    This thread is too busy, I don't know who has just gone because someone posts before I can reply, haha
    I'm not sure it matters too much.

    (Original post by MrEboueEmmanuel)
    Oligopoly-A type of market structure
    Yield curve.
 
 
 
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