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economist

a specialist in economics
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To this section belong economists, philanthropists, humanitarians, improvers of the condition of the working class, organisers of charity, members of societies for the prevention of cruelty to animals, temperance fanatics, hole-and-corner reformers of every imaginable kind.
"In economics all roads lead to Socialism, although in nine cases out of ten, so far, the economist doesn't recognize his destination, and incurs the malediction pronounced by Jeremiah on those who justify the wicked for reward.
I have not set down half of the virtues that are vested in a good courier, but I think I have set down a sufficiency of them to show that an irritable man who can afford one and does not employ him is not a wise economist. My courier was the worst one in Europe, yet he was a good deal better than none at all.
She could not enter into the wrongs of an economist, but she felt all the injuries of beauty in Mrs.
Indeed every good economist and manager of a household must know how cheap and yet how amiable these professions are, and what a flavour they give to the most homely dish in life.
Having satisfied himself, on his father's death, that his mother had a right of settlement in Coketown, this excellent young economist had asserted that right for her with such a steadfast adherence to the principle of the case, that she had been shut up in the workhouse ever since.
Among the 12 economists polled by the Inquirer last week, the lowest forecast for July headline inflation was 2.2 percent year-on-year-the same rate of increase in prices of basic commodities was last posted in December 2016.
Perhaps there was a time when small business operators were wise to relegate the thoughts of economists to the back room.
'If there is such a clear solution to poverty, why do economists not all agree about it and write books explaining what the solution is?' ( Wayne Grudem and Barry Asmus, The Poverty of Nations, 2013).
Summary: A mini-industry had built up of economists passing off judgements without facts
Summary: Economists projected slightly better economic performance in 2016 and gave an upbeat outlook on the future of ICT in Lebanon, according to a recent survey.
At our 30th Anniversary Conference Stefan Dercon of University of Oxford and DfID and Stephen O'Connell of USAID participated in a session on the role of economists in policy-making.