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English definition of “PESTLE analysis”

PESTLE analysis

noun [C or U]
 
 
FINANCE, ECONOMICS, MANAGEMENT abbreviation for Political, Economic, Social, Technological, Legal, and Environmental analysis: a management method that examines the effect that events or influences from outside may have on the performance of a company or organization: The PESTLE analysis tool is one of many used to help managers identify their market positioning and strengths. →  Compare PEST analysis
(Definition of PESTLE analysis from the Cambridge Business English Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)
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