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tax on imports or exportstariff
78.6%
a persistent, substantial rise in the general level of prices related to an increase in the volume of money and resulting in the loss of value of currencyinflation
64.3%
individual who is not extreme, partisan or radicalmoderate
64.3%
that which one party, the debtor, owes to a second party, the creditordebt
57.1%
economic system in which the means of production are privately owned and operated for profit, usually in competitive marketscapitalism
50%
sociopolitical movement that aims for a classless and stateless society structured upon common ownership of the means of production, free access to articles of consumption, and thecommunism
50%
form of government in which all people have an equal say in the decisions that affect their livesdemocracy
50%
business cycle contraction, a general slowdown in economic activityrecession
50%
sustained, long-term downturn in economic activity in one or more economiesdepression
50%
political and social philosophy that promotes the maintenance of traditional institutions and supports, at the most, minimal and gradual change in societyconservative
42.9%
political principles focused on altering social structures through revolutionary means and changing value systems in fundamental waysradical
42.9%
market value of all final goods and services produced in a country in a given periodGDP
42.9%
market value of all products and services produced in one year by labor and property supplied by the residents of a countryGNP
42.9%
community of people who share a common language, culture, ethnicity, descent, and/or historynation
42.9%
form of government in which the people, or some significant portion of them, retain supreme control over the government, at least in theory, and where offices of state are not granrepublic
35.7%
a fall in the general price level or a contraction of credit and available moneydeflation
35.7%
practice that attempts to establish a political advantage for a particular party or group by manipulating geographic boundaries to create partisan, incumbent-protected districtsgerrymandering
35.7%
economic system in which the means of production are publicly or commonly owned and controlled cooperativelysocialism
35.7%
an economic model of price determination in a marketsupply and demand
28.6%
form of financial assistance paid to a business or economic sectorsubsidy
28.6%
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an inland tax on the sale, or production for sale, of specific goodsexcise tax
28.6%
amount by which some measure of government revenues falls short of some measure of government spendingdeficit
28.6%
basic physical and organizational structures needed for the operation of a society or enterprise, or the services and facilities necessary for an economy to functioninfrastructure
28.6%
act of attempting to influence decisions made by officials in the governmentlobbying
28.6%
governed entity (such as a country) or sub-entity (such as a province or region)state
28.6%
fundamental change in power or organizational structures that takes place in a relatively short period of timerevolution
28.6%
belief in the importance of liberty and equal rightsliberal
21.4%
the contemplation or consideration of some subjectspeculation
21.4%
monetary system in which the standard economic unit of account is a fixed mass of goldgold standard
21.4%
the trust which allows one party to provide resources to another party where that second party does not reimburse the first party immediately (thereby generating a debt), but instecredit
21.4%
viewpoints that seek to return to a previous state (the status quo ante) in a societyreactionary
21.4%
principle in international law that nations have the right to freely choose their sovereignty and international political status with no external compulsion or external interferencself-determination
21.4%
class of rights that protect individuals' freedom from unwarranted infringement by governments and private organizations, and ensure one's ability to participate in the civil and pcivil rights
21.4%
the authority granted by a constituency to act as its representativemandate
14.3%
meeting of supporters or members of a political party or movement, especially in the United States and Canadacaucus
14.3%
describes an environment in which transactions between private parties are free from state interventionlaissez-faire
14.3%
political philosophy urging social and political system change that favors 'the people' over 'the elites'populist
14.3%
state that self-identifies as deriving its political legitimacy from serving as a sovereign entity for a nation as a sovereign territorial unitnation-state
14.3%
administrative legislation that constitutes or constrains rights and allocates responsibilitiesregulation
7.1%
trend of thought that favors equality of some sort among moral agents, whether persons or animalsegalitarian
7.1%

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