Meaning of “economics” - Learner’s Dictionary

economics

noun [ U ] us uk /ˌiːkəˈnɒmɪks/

B1 the study of the way in which trade, industry, and money are organized

economist noun [ C ] us uk /ɪˈkɒnəmɪst/

B2 someone who studies economics

→ See also home economics

(Definition of “economics” from the Cambridge Learner’s Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)