6 Results for Tag: boom

Keynesian Economics

DefinitionKeynesian economics are the various macroeconomic theories about how in the short run – and especially during recessions – economic output is strongly influenced by aggregate d

Halted Issue

Halted Issue What is 'Halted Issue' A planned security offering that does not go forward as planned. A halted issue can relate to an initial public offering (IPO) that will no longer occur

War Babies

War Babies What is 'War Babies' A name given to securities in companies that are defense contractors. These securities are called war babies because they are viewed as securities of firms

War Economy

DefinitionA war economy is the set of contingencies undertaken by a modern state to mobilize its economy for war production. Philippe Le Billon describes a war economy as a "system of produc

Economic Cycle

DefinitionThe business cycle, also known as the economic cycle or trade cycle, is the downward and upward movement of gross domestic product around its long-term growth trend. The length of

Baby Boomer Age Wave Theory

Baby Boomer Age Wave Theory What is 'Baby Boomer Age Wave Theory ' An economic theory popularized by economist and writer Harry Dent, who concludes that the U.S. and other European market