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Sacrifice ratio
Safe custody
Salvage
Sample
Sample selectivity bias
Sampling distribution - see Finite sample distribution
Samuelson, Paul Anthony
San recours - see Without recourse
Satisficing
Saturation point
Save As You Earn (S.A.Y.E.)
Saving
Savings certificates
Saving ratio
Savings and loan association (S&L)
Savings function
Say, Jean-Baptiste (1767-1832)
Say's law of markets
Scarce currency
Scarce currency clause
Scarcity
Scatter diagram
Scenario
Scenario analysis
Schedule A tax
Schedule D (UK) - see Income tax
Schedule E (UK) - see Income tax
Scheduled territories - see Sterling area
Schultz, Theodore, W.
Schuman Plan
Schumpeter, Joseph Alois (1883--1950)
Scitovsky, Tibor - see Compensation principle
Score function
Screening
Scrip issue
Scrivener
Seal
Search
Search unemployment
Seasonal adjustment
Seasonal component
Seasonal unemployment
Seasonal variations
Second-best
Second best, theory of
Second-degree price discrimination
Second mortgages
Second-order approximation
Second-price auction
Second via
Secondary banking
Secondary market
Sector
Secular trend
Secured creditor
Secured loan
Securities
Securities and Exchange Commission
Securities and Investments Board
Securitization
Security
Security of tenure
Segmented market
Seigniorage
Select Committee on Estimates
Self-assessment (tax)
Self correcting system
Self-fulfilling expectations
Self-frustrating expectations - see Self-fulfilling expectations
Self-regulation
Seller concentration
Sellers over
Selling out
Selling short
Senior, Nassau William (1790--1864)
Sensitive sectors
Sensitivity analysis
Separating equilibrium
Sequestration
Serial correlation - see Auto-correlation
Serra, Antonio
Service charge - see Gratuity
Servicing debt - see Debt
Set-aside
Set-off
Settlement
Settlement discount
Settlement risk
Settling days - see Account days
Shadow bank
Shake-out
Shanghai Stock Exchange
Shapley value
Share
Share broker - see Stockbroker
Share buybacks
Share capital
Share certificate
Share hawking
Share index
Share option
Share premium
Share price
Share price index
Share pushing
Share transfer
Share warrant
Shareholder
Shares (UK)
Shares, deferred ordinary
Shares, forfeiture of
Shares held by subsidiaries
Shares in trust
Shares issued at a discount
Shares: lien
Shares: market value
Shares: nominal value
Shares: no par value
Shares: ordinary
Shares: pre-emptive rights of purchase
Shares, preference
Shares, preferred ordinary
Shares, qualification
Shares, surrender of
Shares: variation of rights
Shenzhen Stock Exchange
Sherman Act
Shock
Shoe-leather costs of inflation
Shogun bond
Short bill
Short-dated securities - see Securities
Short interest
Short position
Short run
Short-run capital movements
Short-run Phillips curve - see Phillips curve
Short selling
Short-term capital
Short-term capital gains (UK)
Short-term deposits
Short-term interest rates
Shorts
Shunter
Shuttle trade
Side-effects
Side-payment
Sight draft
Signalling
Significance level (size) (of a test)
Silicon Valley
Simon, Herbert A.
Simple interest
Simple random sample
Simulation
Simultaneous equations model (SEM)
Single currency
Single European Act
Single market
Single-peaked preferences
'Single tax' party - see H. George
Sismondi, Jean Charles Leonard Simonde de (1773--1842)
Sister-ship clause
Sliding peg - see Exchange control
Slip
Slump
Slutsky, Eugen (1880-1948)
Smith, Adam (1723--90)
Smithsonian Agreement
Smithsonian parities
Smog
Smoot-Hawley Tariff Act
Snake
Snake in the tunnel
Social accounting
Social benefits
Social capital
Social Chapter
Social charges
Social choice
Social contract
Social cost
Social custom
Social interaction
Social internal rate of return
Social indicators
Social market economy
Social net product
Social opportunity cost
Social optimum
Social overhead capital - see Infrastructure
Social planner
Social returns to education
Social safety net
Social security - see National insurance
Social Security Act
Social security benefits
Social security contributions
Social services
Social time preference
Social welfare
Social welfare function
Socialism
Socio-economic class (NS-SEC)
Soft budget constraint
Soft currency
Soft landing
Soft loan
Sola
Sold note - see Contract note
Sole trader
Solow growth model
Solow, R - see Capital re-swiching
Sonia
Sound money
Sources of capital
South Sea Bubble
Sovereign
Sovereign debt
Sovering dept restructuring
Spatial autocorrelation
Spatial data
Spatial model
Spatial price discrimination
Special Anti-Avoidance Rule (SAAR)
Special buyer
Special crossings - see Crossings, special
Special deposits
Special Development Areas
Special drawing rights (S.D.R.s)
Special endorsement
Special Liquidity Scheme
Specialization - see Division of labour
Specialty debt
Specie
Specie points
Specification error
Specific tax
Speculation
Speculator
Speculative motive
Spot market
Spot price - see Spot market
Spot sterling - see Forward exchange market
Spot transactions
Spread
Stability analysis
Stability conditions
Stabilization policy
Stag
Stages of economic growth
Stagflation
Stagnation
S.T.A.G.S.
Stakeholder
Stale cheque
Stamp duty
Standard and Poor’s (S&P)
Standard deviation
Standard error
Standard industrial classification
Standard International Trade Classification (SITC)
Standard rate - see Income tax
Standardized commodity
'Standby' arrangement - see International Monetary Fund
Standard of living
Standard variable rate
Standing order
State Earnings-Related Pension Scheme (UK)
State enterprise
State planning, or central planning
States of the world
Static equilibrium
Statistic
Statistical adjustment - see Balancing item
Statistical inference
Statistics
Status inquiry
Statute law
Statute-barred debt
Statutes of limitations
Statutory instruments
Steady state
Steady-state growth
Sterilization
Sterling
Sterling area
Sterling balances
Sterling M3
Sticky prices
Sticky wages
Stochastic
Stochastic process
Stochastic volatility
Stock
Stock dividend
Stock Exchange
Stock Exchange Automated Quotation System
Stock Exchange Council
Stock exchange listing
Stock market crash
Stock option
Stock relief
Stock split
Stock valuation
Stockbroker
Stockbroker, default of
Stockholm Convention
Stockjobber
Stockpile
Stolper-Samuelson theorem
Stop-go
Stop order
Store of value
Stranding
Strategic interaction
Strategic trade policy
Strategic trade retaliation
Strategy
Stratified sample
Strengthening of a currency
Strike price - see Exercise price
Stripped bond
Structural break
Structural equation
Structural Funds
Structural parameters
Structural transformation
Structural unemployment
Structure-conduct-performance
Structured investment vehicle (SIV)
Stylized facts
Sub-prime mortgage
Subgame
Subgame perfect equilibrium
Subpoena
Subrogation
Subsidiarity
Subsidy
Subsidized credit
Subsistence level
Subsistence theory of wages
Substantial shareholdings
Substitutes
Substitution
Substitution effect
Sucre
Sue and labour clause
Suez Canal clause
Sunspot theory
Superannuation
Supplementary benefits
Supplementary special deposits
Supply
Supply curve
Supply services
Supply-side economics
Supply-side policy
Surety - see -Guarantee
Surplus value - see K. Marx
Surrender value
Surtax
Survey data
Sustainability
Sustainable development indicators
Sustainable Development Strategy (SDS)
Swap
Symmetrical distribution
Syndicated loan
Systematic risk
Systemic risk
Systemic threat
 

 

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