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English definition of “macroeconomics”

macroeconomics

noun [U]
 
 
/ˌmækrəʊˌIːkəˈnɒmɪks/ ECONOMICS
the study of the financial and economic systems of a country or an industry: He currently teaches courses in macroeconomics. Their research activity concentrates on international macroeconomics. She's written a book on the macroeconomics of developing countries. → Compare microeconomics
(Definition of macroeconomics from the Cambridge Business English Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)
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