They want candidates willing to do whatever it takes—no matter whose ideological ox is gored—to make the economic pain stop.
Activists are gearing up for another summer of social protests focusing on economic inequality.
The Taliban Twitter feeds carefully avoid social, cultural, or economic topics.
While austerity makes no economic sense today, slowing entitlement spending over the long term seems clearly necessary.
Hard decisions about economic reforms and investment rules have been postponed, and the economy has slowed.
There was a shrinking from the economic hardships that war would entail.
There must have been a loss of economic power so that labor was unrewarded.
In 1971 economic officials considered important aspects of the economic organization to be still in an experimental stage.
It accepts the dependence of culture on economic development as a fact.
In the field of economic phenomena we perceive a series of events uniformly serving our interests and call that uniformity a law.
1590s, "pertaining to management of a household," perhaps shortened from economical or from French économique or directly from Latin oeconomicus "of domestic economy," from Greek oikonomikos "practiced in the management of a household or family," hence, "frugal, thrifty," from oikonomia (see economy (n.)). Meaning "relating to the science of economics" is from 1835 and now is the main sense, economical retaining the older one of "characterized by thrift."