Meaning of “real economy” in the English Dictionary


"real economy" in Business English

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real economynoun [ S ]

uk us

ECONOMICS the part of a country's economy that produces goods and services, rather than the part that consists of financial services such as banks, stock markets, etc.:

Some senior economists see deregulation and globalization as a threat to the nation's real economy.

(Definition of “real economy” from the Cambridge Business English Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)