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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
Translations of “macroeconomics”
in Chinese (Traditional) 總體經濟學,宏觀經濟學…
in Chinese (Simplified) 宏观经济学…
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