economic crisis

Definitions

  • WordNet 3.6
    • n economic crisis a long-term economic state characterized by unemployment and low prices and low levels of trade and investment
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Usage

In literature:

It must be remembered that the urgency of the economic crisis has driven political questions into the background.
"The Crisis in Russia" by Arthur Ransome
The Emancipation caused the proprietors of all classes to pass through a severe economic crisis.
"Russia" by Donald Mackenzie Wallace
In periods of economic crisis industrial workers lost their jobs.
"Our Legal Heritage, 5th Ed." by S. A. Reilly
When the crisis was over, the country resumed with astonishing celerity the interrupted process of economic expansion.
"The Promise Of American Life" by Herbert David Croly
The economic, political, and moral crisis was unprecedented.
"The Inside Story Of The Peace Conference" by Emile Joseph Dillon
Firstly, Germany, after the year 1873, passed through a severe and prolonged economic crisis.
"The Development of the European Nations, 1870-1914 (5th ed.)" by John Holland Rose
To cast it aside meant long delays and prolongation of the economic crisis.
"Woodrow Wilson and the World War" by Charles Seymour
The country was in a serious economic crisis with considerable unrest throughout the land.
"Secret Armies" by John L. Spivak
At this period England was passing through a very grave economic crisis.
"Celebrated Travels and Travellers" by Jules Verne
It was the attempts of the Directory to deal with this economic crisis that gave Babeuf his real historic importance.
"Encyclopaedia Britannica, 11th Edition, Volume 3, Part 1, Slice 1" by Various
But it is the capitalist system which first brings about the economic crisis.
"Landmarks of Scientific Socialism" by Friedrich Engels
An attempt at economic reform was made at this time of crisis which deserves some notice.
"A Short History of English Liberalism" by Walter Lyon Blease
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In news:

On Jan 26, Gate published his first annual progress report on the foundation's projects, and a call for action by governments and wealthy individuals to help address the global economic crisis.
A year and a half ago, recession-ravaged Spanish society reacted to the economic crisis with the "Indignados," a mass protest that inspired the worldwide "Occupy" movement.
"America's First Great Depression " tells the story of how the US dealt with the economic and political crisis that followed the Panic of 1837.
The causes of this economic crisis are myriad: the Community Reinvestment Act.
Stephen Harper urges Obama to resolve impending economic crisis.
UNITED NATIONS — The UN labor agency says in a new report that the global financial and economic crisis hit women harder than men in the job market — and no improvement is likely.
Four years ago, America faced its greatest economic crisis in generations.
John Schmid documented the crisis there recently in the Milwaukee Journal Sentinel, where he is an economics reporter.
Alabama had the third-highest economic insecurity during the peak of the financial crisis, according to a new report measuring the economic instability in the US from 2008-2010.
The economic crisis was an ' inside job '.
Republic's intellectual crisis worse than economic slump, says Irish president.
Drilling down to the rotten foundation of the economic crisis.
Bush tax cuts did not cause the economic crisis.
General Motors and Ford Motor shares tend to trade in tandem, even though we all know GM is the basket case that needed a federal bailout, while Ford sailed through the economic crisis without any taxpayer assistance.
UNITED NATIONS — The UN labor agency says in a new report that the global financial and economic crisis hit women harder than men in the job market — and no improvement is likely .
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In science:

These months were in fact an early stage of what is widely seen as the nation’s worst economic crisis since the Great Depression.
Is There Statistical Evidence that the Oregon Payday-Loan Rate Cap Hurts Consumers?
Moreover, there is also a general agreement that the crisis was first felt among economically vulnerable populations – i.e., the constituency containing most PL borrowers.
Is There Statistical Evidence that the Oregon Payday-Loan Rate Cap Hurts Consumers?
Therefore, one can safely assume that the economic situation of quite a few of Zinman (2009) ’s survey respondents was affected by the crisis during the study peri od.
Is There Statistical Evidence that the Oregon Payday-Loan Rate Cap Hurts Consumers?
As can be seen, both Oregon (blue) and Washington (green) suffered badly from the dot.com-9/11 economic crisis: unemployment in both was higher than the national average (black).
Is There Statistical Evidence that the Oregon Payday-Loan Rate Cap Hurts Consumers?
The study period – five months from mid-2007 to late 2007 – occurred during the slide into the current recession, which is a strong source of confounding signals for any economic study. The author ignores the economic crisis altogether.
Is There Statistical Evidence that the Oregon Payday-Loan Rate Cap Hurts Consumers?
These questions remain largely unexplored save for partisan studies by industryrelated or consumer-advocacy groups, or studies using woefully inadequate economic models that have been thoroughly debunked by the current crisis.
Is There Statistical Evidence that the Oregon Payday-Loan Rate Cap Hurts Consumers?
A great variety of periodic processes, ranging from reoccurrence of economic crisis to beating of the human heart, takes place in such a way that external energy is supplied to the system over a part of the period and dissipated within the system in another part of the period.
One-way coupled Van der Pol system
In the same way as the Hilbert Program was a response to the foundational crisis of mathematics , this article tries to formulate a research program for the socio-economic sciences.
Fundamental and Real-World Challenges in Economics
The aim of this contribution is to stimulate research in order to close serious knowledge gaps in mainstream economics that the recent financial and economic crisis has revealed.
Fundamental and Real-World Challenges in Economics
Facing the financial crisis, this question was brilliantly articulated by the Nobel prize winner of 2008, Paul Krugman, in the New York Times . A number of prominent economists even sees a failure of academic economics .
Fundamental and Real-World Challenges in Economics
The recent economic crisis vividly illustrates why we need better tools to understand, design and control socio-technical systems.
FuturICT
There are prominent voices criticizing it, or its offshoots in theories of pricing and risk in financial markets, as having badly failed as a basis of policy advice in the last decade leading to the current economic crisis.
Time and symmetry in models of economic markets
The effects of the exceptional situations (political or economical crisis) which usually may lead to seemingly incoherent variations of the interest rates are accurately taken into account by the tails of the functions which are used.
A Theory for the Term Structure of Interest Rates
Smirnov A D 2010 Macrofinances II: Model of Bulbs and Crises Economic Journal of High School of Economics no 4 pp 401-439. 133. Grebogi C, O tt E, Yorke J A 1982 Chaotic Attractor in Crisis Phy sical Review Letters vol 48 pp 1507-1510. 134 .
On the optimal allocation of assets in investment portfolio with application of modern portfolio and nonlinear dynamic chaos theories in investment, commercial and central banks
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