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macroeconomics Line breaks: macro|eco¦nom¦ics
Pronunciation: /ˌmakrəʊiːkəˈnɒmɪks/
/ˌmakrəʊɛkəˈnɒmɪks/

Definition of macroeconomics in English:

plural noun

[treated as singular]
The branch of economics concerned with large-scale or general economic factors, such as interest rates and national productivity.
Example sentences
  • Dr. Fontana's interests include macroeconomics, monetary economics, history of economic thought, and methodology.
  • His interests include labor economics, macroeconomics, and finance.
  • A group of three papers and three comments considers Fisherian themes in monetary economics and macroeconomics.

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