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FINANCIAL DICTIONARY & GLOSSARY: MO -
- a means of payment, especially coins and banknotes, although some
definitions also include bank deposits, checks, etc. (see MO, Ml, etc.)
money market - the inter-bank market in short-term instruments such as treasury bills, bills of exchange, etc.
money market fund - a fund that offers investors higher interest than normal deposit accounts in banks.
money stock - the amount of money in circulation in an economy.
money supply - the money stock multiplied by its velocity (the number of times it is spent in a given period).
money supply targets - limits to the growth of the money supply, set by governments following monetarist theory.
monopolistic competition - situation in which there are only a few sellers.
monopoly - situation in which there is only one seller of a product or service.
monopsony - a buyers' monopoly, a situation in which there is only one buyer.
moonlighting - working in a second job (perhaps in the evening, under the light of the moon) that is not declared to the tax authorities.
mortgage - a loan, usually to buy property, which serves as security for the loan; to take out a loan with a property as security.
most favored nation clause in the GATT - means precisely that there must not be one - countries must offer the same conditions to all trading partners.
multiple pricing - see demand-differential pricing.
multiplier - the number of times an increase in government spending or investment increases GNP due to secondary consumption.
mutual funds - see unit trusts.
NAIRU or non-accelerating-inflation rate of unemployment - another name for the natural rate of unemployment.
national debt - the total amount of money borrowed by a government and its predecessors, on which it has to pay interest.
nationalized industry - one owned by the government, for economic, social or strategic reasons.
natural monopoly - a monopoly in a market or field in which it would not be practical to have competition.
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FINANCIAL DICTIONARY & GLOSSARY
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