managed economy


  • WordNet 3.6
    • n managed economy a non-market economy in which government intervention is important in allocating goods and resources and determining prices
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In literature:

Adam Smith could teach the world economy in his "Wealth of Nations," but he could not manage the finances of his own household.
"Pushing to the Front" by Orison Swett Marden
Together with Workshop Management, Economy of Manufacture, the Steam-Engine, Boilers, Gears, Belting, etc., etc.
"Mechanical Drawing Self-Taught" by Joshua Rose
Stucker had worked out elaborate sets of figures to prove the needed economies of management.
"Sam Lambert and the New Way Store" by Unknown
The management and economy of the king enabled him to make great improvements, besides settling the deranged finances of the kingdom.
"A Modern History, From the Time of Luther to the Fall of Napoleon" by John Lord
Prosperity is unfavorable to economy in business management.
"The Settlement of Wage Disputes" by Herbert Feis
Some motherly instinct, even in Mrs. North's managing economy, had held them sacred, and so they had rested.
"Theo" by Mrs. Frances Hodgson Burnett
He was instrumental in instituting many economies and improvements of army management.
"Ulysses S. Grant" by Walter Allen
It is only by careful economy and prudent management, on the part of each planter for himself, that this evil is to be corrected.
"The Peanut Plant" by B. W. Jones
We have said, that economy cannot be exercised without children's having the management of money.
"Practical Education, Volume II" by Maria Edgeworth
She had still to tolerate Fred, to manage Susan, to superintend with steady economy all the expenditure of the strange little household.
"The Doctor's Family" by Mrs. (Margaret) Oliphant

In news:

Reputation Management in the Collaborative Economy .
Toyota Motor Sales USA is benefiting from the emphasis on fuel economy, says Dick Kelley, Southeast public affairs manager.
But with the economy still slow, restaurant managers are determined to hold down labor costs so they can offer dollar foods.
Chairman and CEO of BlackRock, the world's largest money management firm, talks to Charlie Rose and Norah O'Donnell about the state of the US economy.
A minority, a woman and a downtown business owner, she's not only survived the rookie business jinx but managed to hold her own for 13 years in a local economy that can't always be described as robust.
Some fund managers suggest a look at a broader range of emerging economies.
Comments from the purchasing managers polled "reflect continued concern over a fragile global economy and soft orders across several manufacturing sectors," said Bradley J Holcomb, chair of the ISM 's Manufacturing Business Survey Committee.
For the sake of our future they need to come to terms with our dire economy and start managing our financial affairs.
Money managers are showing the strongest optimism in China's economy in more than three years, according to the Bank of America Merrill Lynch November Survey of Fund Managers.
But, in today's lean economy, companies have fewer resources than ever to manage and maintain these assets.
"As expected, issues centered on utilities, infrastructure maintenance and the economy," said Blaine City Manager Gary Tomsic following the first of two neighborhood meetings held last week.
The US economy has generated more jobs during the Obama recovery than it did during the Bush recovery or even the Reagan recovery, according to Obama's Deputy Campaign Manager Stephanie Cutter.
We're all managing through the roughest US economy in decades.
US stocks managed a partial comeback Wednesday, as hopes that the second-quarter earnings season will prove strong overshadowed recent evidence that the deterioration of the subprime mortgage sector has spread to other arenas of the economy.
European finance ministers inched toward strengthening their banking sectors and the management of their economies at a meeting in Brussels on Tuesday, but put off decisions on comprehensive solutions to the region’s financial crisis.

In science:

Economics: American Economic Review, Econometrica, Journal of Political Economy, Journal of Policy Analysis and Management.
Rejoinder: Matched Pairs and the Future of Cluster-Randomized Experiments
Anindya Ghose is Assistant Professor of Information, Operations and Management Sciences, and Arun Sundararajan is Assistant Professor of Information Systems and Director (IT Economics) of the Center for Digital Economy Research, Leonard N.
Evaluating Pricing Strategy Using e-Commerce Data: Evidence and Estimation Challenges
We believe that after suitable modification our method can also be applied to include macro variables. We also do not aim to derive implications of the interest rate predictability neither for the control of economy by interest rate targeting, nor for the management of financial portfolios.
Dynamics of Interest Rate Curve by Functional Auto-Regression
The payoff in equation (5.3) covers the following situations: First, we suppose that despite good overall management of the firm, default is triggered as a result of a depressed economy.
Security Pricing with Information-Sensitive Discounting
Science of Finance (a study of the management of national economy); b.
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