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- American conservatism : A diverse mix of political ideologies that share support for market economics, some view of American exceptionalism and, generally, decentralization of government; differing views of individual liberties versus enforcement of morality; in opposition to liberalism, socialism and communism; factions include libertarianism, social conservatism, nativism (politics) and neoconservatism
- Balance of trade : The difference between the monetary value of exports and imports in an economy over a given time.
- Capitalism : Economic system based on the private ownership of resources and industry for the purpose of profit.
- Chicago School of Economics : A highly influential school of thought and methodology favoring free-market economics practiced at and disseminated from the University of Chicago after 1950
- Commercial state : The concept, sometimes associated with Adam Ferguson's concept of civil society, which refers to a political state devoted primarily to the promotion and advancement of commercial interests.
- Economics : The analysis of the production, distribution, and consumption of goods and services.
- Fiscal conservatism : A political position (primarily in the United States) that calls for lower levels of public spending, lower taxes and lower government debt.
- Friedrich Hayek : (1899–1992) Austrian School economist and political philosopher who argued for free-market capitalism.
- Great Depression : the severe downturn in economic activity that started in 1929 in Germany and the United States and affected many other countries.
- Herbert Hoover : US President from 1929 to 1933.
- History : Study of past human events based on evidence such as written documents.
- IS-LM model : Model of simultaneous equilibrium in the product and money markets - shown graphically as two intersecting interest rate/spending graphs, one depicting the investment/savings (I/S) relation and the other the liquidity/money (L/M) supply relation (also known as the Hicks-Hansen model).
- Inflation : An increase in the general level of the prices of goods and services.
- John Maynard Keynes : 20th-century English economist who advocated using government spending and taxation to influence the economy.
- Keynesianism : Economic theorists who have developed the theory originated by John Maynard Keynes which advocates the use of fiscal policy to maintain economic stability.
- Libertarianism : A political ideology that regards individual freedom as having the highest value in society.
- Margaret Thatcher : The first woman Prime Minister of the United Kingdom, famous for her free market views and for successfully waging the Falklands War, frequently called the "Iron Lady".
- Paul A. Volcker : Chairman of the Federal Reserve 1979-1987
- Political philosophy : Branch of philosophy that deals with fundamental questions about politics.
- Roots of American conservatism : Those formative events that led to the modern American conservative movement
- U.S. Economic history : The economic history of the United States.
- World War II, Homefront, U.S. : A description of life in the U.S. during World War II.