Economics Crossword Puzzle

  1. 3. economics concerned with large-scale or general economic factors, such as interest rates and national productivity
  2. 7. unlawful use of violence and intimidation, especially against civilians, in the pursuit of political aims
  3. 8. theory or practice of shielding a country's domestic industries from foreign competition by taxing imports
  4. 11. entities, discrete, officially-delineated geographical area within a particular, independent sovereign state
  5. 12. balance of trade, difference between the value of a country's exports and the value of its imports such that imports exceed exports
  6. 16. Economics, refers to the dominant school of thought for economics in the 18th and 19th centuries
  7. 17. surplus, amount by which the value of a country's exports exceeds the cost of its imports
  8. 19. economics, sub-field of economics concerned with environmental issues
  1. 1. general increase in prices and fall in the purchasing value of money
  2. 2. balance of trade, positive situation where a country exports more goods and services than what it imports
  3. 3. economics concerned with single factors and the effects of individual decisions
  4. 4. proliferation, spread of nuclear weapons, fissionable material, and weapons-applicable nuclear technology and information to nations not recognized as "Nuclear Weapon States"
  5. 5. finance, study of the role of the government in the economy
  6. 6. economics, economic study of urban areas; as such, it involves using the tools of economics to analyze urban issues such as crime, education, public transit, housing, and local government finance
  7. 9. relations, study of the interaction of nation-states and non-governmental organizations in fields such as politics, economics, and security
  8. 10. supply, total value of money available in an economy at a point of time
  9. 13. of payments, difference between all money flowing into the country in a particular period of time and the outflow of money to the rest of the world
  10. 14. economic theory that trade generates wealth and is stimulated by the accumulation of profitable balances, which a government should encourage by means of protectionism
  11. 15. business conducted or services offered by a bank
  12. 18. economics, seeks to understand the functioning and dynamics of the markets for wage labor