balance of payments deficit


balance of payments deficit
balance of payments deficit balance of payments deficit deficit

Financial and business terms. 2012.

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  • balance of payments deficit — /ˌbæləns əv peɪməntz ˌdefɪsɪt/ noun a situation when a country imports more than it exports …   Dictionary of banking and finance

  • Balance of payments — A statistical compilation formulated by a sovereign nation of all economic transactions between residents of that nation and residents of all other nations during a stipulated period of time, usually a calendar year. The New York Times Financial… …   Financial and business terms

  • balance of payments — A statistical compilation formulated by a sovereign nation of all economic transactions between residents of that nation and residents of all other nations during a stipulated period of time, usually a calendar year. Bloomberg Financial… …   Financial and business terms

  • balance of payments — balances of payments N COUNT: usu sing A country s balance of payments is the difference, over a period of time, between the payments it makes to other countries for imports and the payments it receives from other countries for exports. Britain s …   English dictionary

  • balance of payments current account — ➔ account1 * * * balance of payments current account UK US noun [singular] (also external account) ► ECONOMICS a record of the movement of money into and out of a country from trade in goods and services: »The Reserve Bank Governor is reported to …   Financial and business terms

  • Balance of payments — In economics, the balance of payments, (or BOP) measures the payments that flow between any individual country and all other countries. It is used to summarize all international economic transactions for that country during a specific time period …   Wikipedia

  • Balance of payments accounts of Japan (1960–90) — In its balance of payments accounts, Japan has traditionally run a deficit in services. Trade in services includes transportation (freight and passenger fares), insurance, travel expenditures, royalties, licensing fees, and income from… …   Wikipedia

  • balance of payments —    Spain s balance of payments shows the usual cycle of oscillations between surplus years and deficit years. From the early 1960s to the early 1970s there was generally a surplus. But Spain s dependence on imported oil changed the situation… …   Encyclopedia of contemporary Spanish culture

  • balance of payments — the difference between a nation s total payments to foreign countries, including movements of capital and gold, investments, tourist spending, etc., and its total receipts from foreign countries. [1835 45] * * * Systematic record of all economic… …   Universalium

  • balance of payments — The accounts setting out a country s transactions with the outside world. They are divided into various sub accounts, notably the current account and the capital account. The former includes the trade account, which records the balance of imports …   Big dictionary of business and management