51 Results for Tag: political

Headline Risk

Headline Risk What is 'Headline Risk' The possibility that a news story will adversely affect a stock's price. Headline risk can also impact the performance of the stock market as a whole.

Hard Money

Hard Money What is 'Hard Money' Hard money consists of funding by a government or organization that is repetitive, rather than a one-time grant. Examples include ongoing government daycare

Hard Currency

DefinitionHard currency, safe-haven currency or strong currency is any globally traded currency that serves as a reliable and stable store of value. Factors contributing to a currency's hard

Import Substitution Industrialization – ISI

DefinitionImport substitution industrialization is a trade and economic policy which advocates replacing foreign imports with domestic production. ISI is based on the premise that a country

National Currency

National Currency What is 'National Currency' The currency or legal tender issued by a nation's central bank or monetary authority. The national currency of a nation is usually the predomi

Natural Law

Natural Law What is 'Natural Law' A set of rules inherent in human behavior and human reasoning that governs human conduct. Natural law is preexisting and is not created in courts by judge

Odious Debt

DefinitionIn international law, odious debt, also known as illegitimate debt, is a legal theory that says that the national debt incurred by a despotic regime should not be enforceable. Such

Karl Marx

Karl Marx Who was 'Karl Marx' Karl Marx was a philosopher and economist famous for his ideas about capitalism and communism. Marx, in conjunction with Friedrich Engels, published "The Comm

Mainstream Economics

DefinitionMainstream economics may be used to describe the body of knowledge, theories, and models of economics, as taught across universities, that are generally accepted by economists as a

Absolute Title

DefinitionAllodial title constitutes ownership of real property that is independent of any superior landlord. Allodial title is related to the concept of land held "in allodium", or land own
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