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Deflation

Decline

 in general price levels, often caused by a reduction in the 

Supply

 of 

Money

 or 

Credit

Deflation

 can also be brought about by direct contractions in spending, either in the form of a reduction in government spending, personal spending or investment spending. 

Deflation

 has often had the side effect of increasing 

Unemployment

 in an 

Economy

, since the process often leads to a lower level of 

Demand

 in the economy. opposite of inflation.



Related Terms: 19

ADS

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Action

,

Contraction

,

Contract

,

Credit

,

Deflation

,

Demand

,

Decline

,

Economy

,

Flat

,

Inc.

,

Low

,

Money

,

Owe

,

PPO

,

ROC

,

ROCE

,

Supply

,

Unemployment


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Category: Economy


Starting With: D


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52-week low

,

Accredited Personal Financial Planning Specialist

,

Allowance for depreciation

,

Accrual of discount

,

Amortization of premium

,

Asked price

,

Asking price

,

At par

,

All or any part

,

At best

,

At call

,

Active money

,

Aggregate demand

,

Aggregate demand curve

,

Aggregate supply

,

Aggregate supply curve

,

Adjusted futures price

,

ADS

,

At risk

,

Add-on service

,

Abstract of title

,

Action to quiet title

,

Adhesion contract

,

As is

,

Assignment to creditors

,

Attorney in fact

,

Assignment of mortgage

,

A shares

,

Automatic investment plan

,

Average price per share

,

Aggregate exercise price

,

At the money

,

Across the board

,

Action

,

Additional paid-in capital

,

Affiliated person

,

Average up

,

Adoption credit

,

Ad valorem

,

Against the box

,

At the bell

,

At the close

,

At the figure

,

At the full

,

At the market

,

At the opening order

,

Automated Pricing and Reporting System

,

Away from the market

,

Below the line

,

Books of final entry

,

Books of original entry

,

Book value per share

,

Bottom line

,

Bank credit

,

Banking Act of 1933

,

Barren money

,

Bid-to-cover ratio

,

Bullet contract

,

Bureau of Public Debt

,

Brought over the wall

,

Buying on margin

,

Buy on close

,

Buy on opening

,

Buy the book

,

Broad money

,

Basic earnings per share

,

Balance of payments

,

Board of Governors

,

Breaking the syndicate

,

Bill of exchange

,

Bill of sale

,

Breach of trust

,

By the book

,

Bailing out

,

Business credit

,

Bust-up takeover

,

Back-end load

,

B shares

,

Buy and write

,

Buy-side

,

Balanced investment strategy

,

Breadth-of-market theory

,

Beat the gun

,

Capital investment

,

Contra account

,

Cost Of Goods Sold

,

Cost of sales

,

Credit order

,

Credit card

,

Credit union

,

Call price

,

Certificate of Participation

,

Committee on Uniform Securities Identification Procedures

,

Conversion parity price

,

Conversion price

,

Credit analyst

,

Credit risk

,

Call money rate

,

Closed out

,

Code of procedure

,

Contra broker

,

Contract broker

,

Credit balance

,

Capitalization of income

,

Civilian unemployment rate

,

Command economy

,

Consumer Price Index

,

Contraction

,

Cost of Living Adjustment

,

Cost-of-living index

,

Council of Economic Advisers

,

Credit squeeze

,

Cyclical unemployment

,

Cash and carry trade

,

Cash price

,

Chasing the market

,

Cheapest to deliver

,

Chicago Board of Trade

,

Commodities Exchange Act

,

Contract grades

,

Contract market

,

Contract month

,

Cost-of-living rider

,

Credit insurance

,

Credit life insurance

,

Certificate of stock

,

Corporate action

,

Cost of carry

,

Certificate of title

,

Class action suit

,

Contract

,

Contract for deed

,

Contract sale

,

Cancellation of debt

,

Cash credit

,

Cash-out refinancing

,

Certificate of Claim

,

Closed-end credit

,

Commercial credit

,

Consumer credit

,

Cost of debt capital

,

Cost of funds

,

Credit

,

Credit agency

,

Credit default swap

,

Credit derivative

,

Credit enhancement

,

Credit limit

,

Credit line

,

Credit score

,

Crowding out

,

Closed-end fund

,

Closed-end investment company

,

C shares

,

Class of options

,

Close to the money

,

Contract size

,

Credit spread

,

Certificate of Occupancy

,

Cloud on title

,

Cash or Deferred Arrangement

,

Calendar effect

,

Class A Shares

,

Class B Shares

,

Crash of 1929

,

Crash of 1987

,

Child and dependent care credit

,

Coefficient of determination

,

Cup and handle

,

Certificate of delivery

,

Close a position

,

Close out

,

Closing price

,

Cornering the market

,

Curbs in

,

Curbs out

,

Deferred credit

,

Direct profit

,

Demand deposit

,

Deposit in transit

,

Direct deposit

,

Direct sends

,

Date of issue

,

Date of payment

,

Direct issuer

,

Direct paper

,

Dollar price

,

Division of Enforcement

,

Division of Investment Management

,

Division of Market Regulation

,

Date of record

,

Dividend in arrears

,

Deflation

,

Demand

,

Demand elasticity

,

Demand inflation

,

Demand-pull inflation

,

Desk (the)

,

Division of labor

,

Delivery price

,

Demand rights

,

Direct financing

,

Direct placement

,

Direct Public Offering

,

De-escalation clause

,

De facto

,

Doing business as

,

Due process

,

Durable Power of Attorney

,

Date of maturity

,

Debtor in possession

,

Debtor-in-possession financing

,

Deed of Release

,

Deed of Trust

,

Demand loan

,

Direct lease

,

Discharge of bankruptcy

,

Discharge of lien

,

Due-on-sale clause

,

Deep in the money

,

Deep out of the money

,

Deed of Surrender

,

Department of Housing and Urban Development

,

Direct rollover

,

Direct transfer

,

Direct participation program

,

Defensive investment strategy

,

Dogs of the Dow

,

Double up

,

Daily low

,

Decline

,

Depth of market

,

Eurodollar certificate of deposit

,

Escrowed to maturity

,

Either-or order

,

Extended broad money

,

Economy

,

Edge Act

,

Employment Cost Index

,

E-mini

,

Exchange for futures

,

Exchange for physical

,

Exchange of spot

,

Employee Retirement Income Security Act of 1974

,

Earned income tax credit

,

Education credit

,

Even up

,

First In First Out

,

Form 10-Q

,

Federal Savings and Loan Association

,

Flat

,

Flat yield curve

,

Flight to quality

,

Flow of funds

,

Full price

,

Fictitious credit

,

Fill or kill

,

Front-ending an order

,

Fiat money

,

Forward P/E

,

Fully diluted earnings per share

,

Factors of production

,

Favorable balance of trade

,

Free market price

,

Forward price

,

Futures contract

,

Futures price

,

Foreign direct investment

,

Fee-for-service

,

Front-end load

,

Form 8-K

,

Form S-1

,

Friends and family offering

,

Fair Credit Reporting Act

,

Fair Debt Collection Practices Act

,

Full faith and credit

,

Family of funds

,

Fund of funds

,

Free and clear

,

Federal Insurance Contributions Act

,

Flexible spending account

,

Fixed investment trust

,

Free right of exchange

,

Federal ID Number

,

Flat tax

,

General Obligation Bond

,

Government Bond

,

Government National Mortgage Association

,

Government Paper

,

Government securities

,

Government Securities Clearing Corporation

,

Guaranteed Investment Contract

,

General account

,

General Securities Representative Examination

,

Glass-Steagall Act

,

G-7

,

GDP implicit price deflator

,

General Accounting Office

,

General Agreement on Tariffs and Trade

,

Goldilocks economy

,

Government expenditure

,

G-8

,

General lien

,

General mortgage

,

Growth and income fund

,

Gather in the stops

,

Hart-Scott-Rodino Act of 1976

,

Hit the bid

,

House of issue

,

Health Insurance Portability and Accountability Act

,

Holder in due course

,

Hang out loan

,

High credit

,

Home equity line of credit

,

Home Mortgage Disclosure Act

,

Hope credit

,

Head and shoulders

,

High-low index

,

Hammering the market

,

Held at the opening

,

Holding the market

,

Horizontal price movement

,

Inflation accounting

,

Investment flows

,

In escrow

,

Inflation-indexed security

,

Investment bill

,

Investment-grade bond

,

Investment letter

,

Investment security

,

Investment value

,

In-house

,

Investment Advisor Act of 1940

,

Investment bank

,

Investment banker

,

Investment Bankers Association

,

Investment banking

,

Investment banking group

,

Investment Company Act of 1940

,

In line

,

Inflation rate

,

Investment multiplier

,

Insider Trading sanctions Act of 1984

,

Internal Rate of Return

,

Indication of interest

,

Inc.

,

In intestacy

,

Impaired credit

,

In play

,

In-process research and development

,

Investment company

,

Investment fund

,

Investment objective

,

Investment policy

,

Investment trust

,

I/O strip

,

Installment sales contract

,

Investment property

,

In-service withdrawal

,

Investment philosophy

,

Imbalance of orders

,

In and out

,

In sympathy

,

In the tank

,

Jointly and severally

,

Jumping the gun

,

Joint and several liability

,

Joint and survivor annuity

,

January Effect

,

Knock-out option

,

Last In First Out

,

Lender of last resort

,

Law of one price

,

Lead manager

,

Lead underwriter

,

Lending at a rate

,

Limit-on-close order

,

Limit price

,

Lawful money

,

Law of demand

,

Law of supply

,

Loose credit

,

Limit up

,

London International Financial Futures and Options Exchange

,

Level premium insurance

,

Level term insurance

,

Letter of comment

,

Line of credit

,

Loan-to-cost

,

Loan-to-value

,

Lock-in

,

Level load

,

Land contract

,

Leading the market

,

Lifetime learning credit

,

Locked in

,

Long-term gain or loss

,

Level I quotes

,

Level II quotes

,

Level III quotes

,

Low

,

Money center bank

,

Money order

,

Market conversion price

,

Municipal investment trust

,

Make a market

,

Market on close order

,

Mark-to-market

,

Money management

,

Medium of exchange

,

Money

,

Managed economy

,

Marginal propensity to consume

,

Market economy

,

Mature economy

,

Mezzanine level

,

Money at call

,

Money factor

,

Maximum price fluctuation

,

Money flow

,

Net investment

,

National Credit Union Administration

,

Near money

,

Negotiable certificate of deposit

,

Negotiable Order of Withdrawal

,

Notice of Sale

,

National Association of Securities Dealers

,

National Association of Securities Dealers Automated Quotations system

,

No limit order

,

No quote

,

No-Fault

,

No-Action Letter

,

Null and void

,

No-lien affidavit

,

Non-revolving credit card

,

Notice of Default

,

No-load

,

National Association of Real Estate Investment Trusts

,

Non-investment property

,

No-load stock

,

No book

,

Off the books

,

One time charge

,

Office of Thrift Supervision

,

Offering price

,

Out-of-favor

,

Over-the-Counter

,

On-floor order

,

On margin

,

Or better

,

Open economy

,

One-share one-vote rule

,

Opinion of title

,

On account

,

On-the-spot loan

,

Open-end credit

,

Open-end mortgage

,

Owe

,

Open-end fund

,

Open-end management company

,

Option contract

,

Option price

,

Out of the money

,

Open-end lease

,

Old age, survivors, and disability insurance

,

On-balance volume

,

October Effect

,

On close

,

One man picture

,

On open

,

On the opening

,

Pooling of interests

,

Profit and loss statement

,

Pro forma

,

Payment-in-kind security

,

Premium over bond value

,

Premium over conversion value

,

Price Value of a Basis Point

,

Payment for order flow

,

P&L

,

Primary earnings per share

,

Provision for income taxes

,

Personal Consumption Expenditures

,

Price index

,

Producer Price Index

,

Parity price

,

Price limit

,

Personal Injury Protection

,

PPO

,

Public offering price

,

Per stirpes

,

Pour-over will

,

Power of Attorney

,

Paid up

,

Personal guarantee

,

Personal interest

,

Prioritization of debt

,

Purchase-money mortgage

,

Price spread

,

Personal property

,

Prudent Expert Act

,

Paid-in capital

,

Paid-in surplus

,

Percent held by institutions

,

Private Investment in Public Equity

,

Preservation of capital

,

Personal exemption

,

Point-and-figure chart

,

Painting the tape

,

Priced out

,

Price range

,

Price-weighted index

,

Reports and Records

,

Return of capital

,

Return on Capital

,

Return on Invested Capital

,

Return on Total Assets

,

Real Estate Mortgage Investment Conduit

,

Redemption price

,

Reading the tape

,

Regulation D

,

Regulation G

,

Regulation T

,

Regulation U

,

Round of funding

,

Rules of Fair Practice

,

Rate of exchange

,

Reciprocal of European terms

,

Regulated investment company

,

Retail Price Index

,

Reduced paid-up insurance

,

Red herring

,

Regulation A

,

Reverse Take-Over

,

Right of first refusal

,

Right of rescission

,

Right to Know

,

Revolving line of credit

,

Right of recourse

,

Roll over

,

Rule of 78

,

Roll up

,

Right of redemption

,

Retirement Equity Act of 1984

,

Return on Capital Employed

,

ROC

,

ROCE

,

Rate of return

,

Real rate of return

,

Selling, General and Administrative Expenses

,

SG&A

,

Straight line depreciation

,

Savings and Loan

,

Sight letter of credit

,

S&L

,

Securities and Exchange Commission

,

Selling flat

,

Step-up bond

,

Segregation of securities

,

Sell-side analyst

,

Sell the book

,

Stop price

,

Standard of living

,

Supply

,

Supply curve

,

Supply elasticity

,

Supply-side economics

,

Settlement price

,

Spot price

,

Second-to-die insurance

,

Subscription price

,

Statute of Limitations

,

Statutory investment

,

Sale and leaseback

,

Satisfaction of debt

,

Secured credit card

,

Staggered board of directors

,

Systematic investment plan

,

Selling the spread

,

Step-up warrant

,

Special use property

,

Step-up lease

,

Savings Incentive Match Plan for Employees

,

Share price

,

Split-adjusted price

,

Selling short against the box

,

Shorting against the box

,

S Corporation

,

Self-employment tax

,

Short-term gain or loss

,

Sin tax

,

Subchapter M

,

Subchapter S Corporation

,

Schedule C

,

Securities Act of 1933

,

Securities Acts Amendments of 1975

,

Securities Exchange Act of 1934

,

Seek a market

,

Smart money

,

S&P phenomenon

,

Stop and reverse

,

Stopped out

,

Top line

,

T-Bill

,

Term to maturity

,

Treasury Direct

,

Treasury Inflation-Protected Security

,

Take a position

,

Trailing P/E

,

Tight money

,

Tenancy by the entirety

,

Truth in Lending

,

Tenancy at will

,

Ten-bagger

,

The Street

,

Timing the market

,

Taxpayer Relief Act of 1997

,

Tax Reform Act of 1986

,

Tax Reform Act of 1993

,

Top out

,

Take a bath

,

Target price

,

U.S. Government Agency Security

,

U.S. Savings Bond

,

U.S. Treasury

,

U.S. Treasury Bill

,

U.S. Treasury Bond

,

U.S. Treasury Note

,

U.S. Treasury Securities

,

Uniform Securities Act

,

Unemployment

,

Unemployment rate

,

Unit Investment Trust

,

Unified Tax Credit

,

Up volume

,

Unit of trade

,

Unit of trading

,

Vertical line charting

,

Williams Act

,

Wage price spiral

,

Waiver of premium

,

Widow-and-orphan stock

,

W-2 Form

,

W formation

,

When, as, and if issued

,

X or XD

,

Year-over-year

,

Year-To-Date

,

Yield to call

,

Yield to maturity

,

Yield to worst

,

Y shares

,

Zero-investment portfolio


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