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Data specific to an economic outcome or behavior that provide an indication of the direction of past (lagging indicator), present (coincident indicator), or future (leading indicator) economic activity.
Policy typically set by a central banking authority, whereby money supply access and the resulting cost or access to money (interest rate), is varied to assist in stabilizing economic activity.
Policy typically set by a central government authority whereby government spending is adjusted to stabilize economic activity.
The movement of an economy through expansion, peak, contraction, and trough over time; an assessment of economic activity through time.
Trade that occurs across nations, typically involving foreign exchange transactions.
The movement of capital, typically referencing financial capital, into and out of an entity or country.