Definition of “PESTLE analysis” - English Dictionary


“PESTLE analysis” in Business English

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PESTLE analysisnoun [ C or U ]

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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.

(Definition of “PESTLE analysis” from the Cambridge Business English Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)