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econometricsnoun [U]

uk   /ɪˌkɒn.əˈmet.rɪks/  us   /-ˌkɑː.nə-/ specialized
the ​testing of the ​performance of ​economies and ​economictheories using ​mathematicalmethods
econometric
adjective uk   us   /-rɪk/
(Definition of econometrics from the Cambridge Advanced Learners Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)

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econometricsnoun [U]

uk   us   /ɪˌkɒnəˈmetrɪks/ ECONOMICS
the ​part of ​economics that uses mathematics and statistics (= the ​study of the ​number of ​times something ​happens or is ​present) to understand ​financial and ​economicinformation: Bank ​research is still too often ​based on complex econometrics, rather than ​talking to ​poorpeople in ​poor countries.
(Definition of econometrics from the Cambridge Business English Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)
Translations of “econometrics”
in Chinese (Simplified) 计量经济学…
in Chinese (Traditional) 計量經濟學…
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