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 (mī′krō-ĕk′ə-nŏm′ĭks, -ēk′ə-)
n. (used with a sing. verb)
The study of how businesses, households, and individuals within an economy allocate limited resources.

mi′cro·ec′o·nom′ic adj.
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Adj.1.microeconomic - of or relating to microeconomicsmicroeconomic - of or relating to microeconomics  


[ˌmaɪkrəʊˌiːkəˈnɒmɪk] ADJmicroeconómico
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15 tln: "The Federal Reserve Bank of New YorkAAcentsAAAAs Center for Microeconomic Data today issued its Quarterly Report on Household Debt and Credit, which reported that total household debt increased by $193 billion (1.
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Director of the Microeconomic Policy Division at the UN Economic Commission for Africa (ECA), Dr.
The economy and national security should be looked at from both macroeconomic and microeconomic points of view, with the macroeconomic issues centered on the budget and deficit reduction while the microeconomic issues focusing on providing for the general well-being of the people and in supporting other components of national security.
Based on the observation that it is companies--rather than countries or industries--that engage in international business, Wagner looks at the microeconomic aspects of international firm activities.
This survey is part of a project promoted by the Eurosystem in order to collect comparable microeconomic data on the financial situation of households in the euro area countries and other European countries.
The complex, circular relationships among various theoretical microeconomic concepts involved in the setting of duality theory have led it to be called the "wheel of pain" by many graduate economics students.
Pakistan was facing serious balance of payments crisis in 2013 which has been buried forever paving way for microeconomic stability and economic success, said a press release issued on Friday.
It is believed that changes in microeconomic and macroeconomic factors contributed to the pullout.
On the other hand, Chapter 7 stands out with its qualitative approach, documenting the key microeconomic reforms over the last few decades and identifying areas where further reform is needed.
It aims to facilitate access to credit and financial services to the public and private firms and mitigate vulnerability to macroeconomic and microeconomic shocks by strengthening the capabilities of Suriname's Central Bank to supervise financial institutions and enforce regulations meeting international standards.
But we should be devoting as much attention to the microeconomic problems -- such as poor incentives, market failures and regulatory shortcomings -- that led us into the crisis in the first place.