Economics meaning

ĕkə-nŏmĭks, ēkə-
The social science that deals with the production, distribution, and consumption of goods and services and with the theory and management of economies or economic systems.
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Economics is defined as a science that deals with the making, distributing, selling and purchasing of goods and services.

An example of economics is the study of the stock market.

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The science that deals with the production, distribution, and consumption of wealth, and with the various related problems of labor, finance, taxation, etc.
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(social sciences) The study of resource allocation, distribution and consumption; of capital and investment; and of management of the factors of production.
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Economic factors.
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Economic matters, especially relevant financial considerations.
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Origin of economics

  • From economy, from Latin oeconomia, from Ancient Greek οἰκονομία (oikonomia, “management of a household, administration”), from οἶκος (oikos, “house”) + νόμος (nomos, “law”).

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