Definitions for economistɪˈkɒn ə mɪst
Random House Webster's College Dictionary
e•con•o•mistɪˈkɒn ə mɪst(n.)
a specialist in the science of economics.
Archaic. a thrifty or frugal person.
Origin of economist:
economist, economic expert(noun)
an expert in the science of economics
Kernerman English Learner's Dictionary
economist(noun)ɪˈkɒn ə mɪst
sb who has expert knowledge of economics
An expert in economics, especially one who studies economic data and extracts higher-level information or proposes theories.
One concerned with political economy.
One who manages a household.
One who economizes, or manages domestic or other concerns with frugality; one who expends money, time, or labor, judiciously, and without waste.
Origin: From économiste
one who economizes, or manages domestic or other concerns with frugality; one who expends money, time, or labor, judiciously, and without waste
one who is conversant with political economy; a student of economics
An economist is a professional in the social science discipline of economics. The individual may also study, develop, and apply theories and concepts from economics and write about economic policy. Within this field there are many sub-fields, ranging from the broad philosophical theories to the focused study of minutiae within specific markets, macroeconomic analysis, microeconomic analysis or financial statement analysis, involving analytical methods and tools such as econometrics, statistics, economics computational models, financial economics, mathematical finance and mathematical economics.
Translations for economist
Kernerman English Multilingual Dictionary
a person who is an expert in economics.
- عالِم إقْتِصادArabic
- economistaPortuguese (BR)
- ekonom, -kaCzech
- der/die Volkswirtschaftler(in)German
- اقتصاد دانFarsi
- ahli ekonomiIndonesian
- ahli ekonomiMalay
- اقتصاد دانPersian
- داقتصاد عالمPashto
- ekonóm, -kaSlovak
- ekonomist, iktisatçıTurkish
- 經濟學家Chinese (Trad.)
- اقتصادیات کا عالمUrdu
- nhà kinh tế họcVietnamese
- 经济学家Chinese (Simp.)
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