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economy

Wirtschaft

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economic growth

Wirtschaftswachstum

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economist

Wirtschaftswissenschaftler(in)

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gross domestic product

BIP

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living standard = standard of living

Lebensstandard =

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demand

Nachfrage

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supply and demand

Angebot und Nachfrage

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consumption

Verbrauch

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consumer

Konsument(in)

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to maintain sth

etw. aufrechterhalten

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inflation ≠ deflation

Inflation ≠

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rate of inflation

Inflationsrate

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to encourage consumer spending

die Verbraucher zum Kauf anreizen

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to cut taxes ≠ to raise taxes

die Steuern senken ≠

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to cut interest rates

die Zinsen senken

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to increase supply

das Angebot erhöhen

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raw material

Rohstoff

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personnel

Personal

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to manufacture sth

etw herstellen

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goods

Waren

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unemployment

Arbeitslosigkeit

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to follow a cyclical pattern

zyklisch verlaufen

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boom

Boom

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recession ≠ boom

Rezession ≠

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decrease ≠ increase

Abnahme

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manufacturing

Fabrikproduktion

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slump

dramatischer Rückgang

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stock market

Aktienmarkt

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share

Aktie

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infrastructure

Infrastruktur

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efficient ≠ inefficient

wirtschaftlich ≠

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transport

Verkehr

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to transport sth

jdn/etw befördern

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skilled labour

Facharbeitskräfte

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skill

Fertigkeit

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population

Bevölkerung

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debts(s)

Schuld(en)

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to be in debt

Schulden haben

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to have a large foreign debt

eine hohe Auslandsschuld haben

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globalization

Globalisierung

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to deliver sth

etw verwirklichen

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to aspire to sth

nach etw streben

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decent

anständig

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security

Sicherheit

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ILO (International Labour Organization)

Internationale Arbeitsorganisation

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boundary = border

Grenze =

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merger

Fusion

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to merge

fusionieren

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economic tie

Eirtschaftsverbindung

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capital

Kapital

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investment

Investition

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to invest in sth

in etw investieren

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phenomenom

Phänomen

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supporter ≠ critic

Befürworter(in)

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to promote sth

etw fördern

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trade

Handel

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competition

Wettbewerb

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competitivness

Wettbewerbsfähigkeit

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protectionist barriers against imports

Importschranken zum Schutz der heimischen Wirtschaft

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to remove sth

etw. entfernen/beseitigen

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exchange

Austausch

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to raise sth

etw erhöhen

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purchasing power

Kaufkraft

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spread

Verbreitung

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to spread

sich verbreiten

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gain

Vorteil

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to be at the expense of sth/so

auf Kosten von etw./jdm. gehen

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multinational

multinationaler Konzern

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to aim to do sth

beabsichtigen etw. zu tun

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profit

Gewinn

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in turn

wiederum

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human rights

Menschenrechte

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to relocate sth

etw. verlegen

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labour

Arbeitskräfte

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to protect so from sth

jdn vor etw schützen

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exploitation

Ausbeutung

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to reduce sth

etw verringern

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diversity

Vielfalt

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threat

Bedrohung

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opportunity

Möglichkeit

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the UN

die Vereinten Nationen

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to unde4restimate sth ≠ to overestimate sth

etw unterschätzen ≠

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fragility

Brüchigkeit

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to benefit so

jdm zugute kommen

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for so's benefit

zu jds Gunsten

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to benefit from sth

von etw profitieren

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the World Trade Organization

die Welthandelsorganisation

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to deal with sth

sich mit etw. befassen

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global trade

globaler Handel

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to liberalize trade

den Handel liberalisieren

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free trade

Freihandel

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to negotiate sth

etw aushandeln

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trade agreement

Handelsabkommen

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to settle a dispute

einen Streit beilegen

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development agency

Entwicklungsorganisation

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to provide a grant

eine Subvention bereitstellen

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interest-free loan

zinsfreies Darlehen

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technical assistance

technische Unterstützung

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to be in transition

in einer Übergangsphase sein

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to borrow money

Geld borgen

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