prices and incomes policy
voluntary or statutory regulation of the level of increases in prices and incomes
Famous Sayings That Became Catalysts For Social ChangeHere are the 10 most famous calls to action and the circumstances that exhibit how these fighting words led to many of our social movements.
Why Do “Left” And “Right” Mean Liberal And Conservative?During election seasons the words left and right denote political affiliation more than spatial direction. But where do these associations come from? The left hand has long been associated with deviance. The word “sinister” originally meant “to the left” in Latin. The word “left” comes from the Old English word lyft, which literally meant “weak, foolish.” To avoid the negative and superstitious associations of the …
- price-jones curve,
- prick song,
- prick up one's ears
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