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- Adam Smith : Scottish moral philosopher and political economist (1723-1790), a major contributor to the modern perception of free market economics; author of Wealth of Nations (1776).
- Alistair Darling : Former British Chancellor of the Exchequer, responsible for the Government's fiscal policy.
- Asset price bubble : The condition of an asset market in which price is governed by speculators' expectations that it will increase.
- Bank failures and rescues : an account of the occurrence , causes and consequences of bank failures, and of methods of dealing with them
- Bank for International Settlements : A forum of central bank governors and senior executives for the discussion and policy analysis whose standing committees include the Basel Committee on Banking Supervision.
- Banking : the system of financial intermediation that provides the principle source of credit to individuals and companies.
- Bankruptcy : Legally declared inability or impairment of ability of an individual or organization to pay its creditors.
- Central Bank : A government agency that is responsible for monetary policy and the support of the banking system (for example the Federal Reserve Board and the Bank of England). Usually responsible for controlling a country's monetary policy and preserving the value of its currency.
- Central bank : A government agency that is responsible for monetary policy and the support of the banking system (for example the Federal Reserve Board and the Bank of England). Usually responsible for controlling a country's monetary policy and preserving the value of its currency.
- Charles Darwin : (1809 – 1882) English natural scientist, most famous for proposing the theory of natural selection.
- Chatham House : A U.K. based think tank concerned with international economics, climate and energy matters, and international security
- Crash of 2008 : the international banking crisis that followed the subprime mortgage crisis of 2007.
- DeAnne Julius : Chairman, Chatham House, and economics expert in central banks, interest rates, exchange rates, international economic developments, goreign direct investment, corporate governance; Non Executive Director, BP plc, Roche Holdings SA (Switzerland), Jones Lang LaSalle (USA); previously Member, Monetary Policy Committee, Bank of England; Chief Economist, British Airways PLC; Chief Economist, Royal Dutch Shell
- Economics : The analysis of the production, distribution, and consumption of goods and services.
- England : The largest and southernmost country in the United Kingdom, and location of the largest city and seat of government, London; population about 51,000,000.
- Federal Reserve System : The authority to which the United States government has assigned responsibility for the conduct of monetary policy and the supervision of member banks.
- Financial economics : the economics of investment choices made by individuals and corporations, and their consequences for the economy, .
- Financial regulation : a regime that has the purpose of promoting the stability of banks and other financial institutions and the purpose of preserving the integrity of the financial system.
- Financial system : The interactive system of organisations that serve as intermediaries between lenders and borrowers.
- Fractional-reserve banking : The banking practice of lending out more money than is available as a reserve.
- Great Depression : the severe downturn in economic activity that started in 1929 in Germany and the United States and affected many other countries.
- History of the United Kingdom : An account of some of the happenings that have contributed to the creation of the country that is now known as the United Kingdom, or informally, Britain.
- London : Capital city of the United Kingdom (pop. 7,556,900).
- Mohammed Yunis (Afghan) : Afghan Taliban official, affiliated with the Quetta shura, who was shadow governor of Zabul Province and now is in Pakistani custody
- Pound sterling : The currency of the United Kingdom, its Crown dependencies (the Isle of Man and the Channel Islands) and the British Overseas Territories of South Georgia and the South Sandwich Islands and British Antarctic Territory, subdivided into 100 pence, with the symbol £.
- Recession of 2009 : the international recession that was triggered by the Crash of 2008.
- Scotland : A country that forms the northernmost part of the United Kingdom; population about 5,200,000.
- Subprime mortgage crisis : financial crisis arising from defaults on the United States mortgage markets.
- Tony Blair : Former Labour Party politician and Prime Minister of the United Kingdom (1997-2007).
- United Kingdom : Constitutional monarchy which includes England, Scotland, Wales and Northern Ireland.
- William III (Britain) : (1650-1702) King of England, Scotland and Ireland (1689–1702),Prince of Orange and Stadholder of the Netherlands.