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AACB/ABCA

Association of African Central Banks/Association des Banques Centrales Africaines, Dakar, Senegal http://www.aacb.org

The official website of the AACB

ACAS

Advisory, Conciliation and Arbitration Service, London, UK http://www.acas.org.uk

The home page of ACAS

AFDB

African Development Bank, Abidjan, Côte d’Ivoire http://www.afdb.org

The official website of the AFDB

AFL–CIO

American Federation of Labor and Congress of Industrial Organizations, Washington DC, USA http://www.aflcio.org

The official website of the AFL–CIO

AIM

Alternative Investment Market, London, UK http://www.londonstockexchange.com/aim/

The home page of the AIM

AMEX

American Stock Exchange, New York, USA http://www.amex.com

The home page of the AMEX

APEC

Asia-Pacific Economic Cooperation, Singapore http://www.apec.org

The home page of APEC

CBI

Confederation of British Industry, London, UK http://www.cbi.org.uk

The home page of the CBI

CBOT

Chicago Board of Trade, Chicago, USA http://www.cbot.com

The home page of the CBOT

CC

Competition Commission, London, UK http://www.competition-commission.org.uk

The official website of the Competition Commission

CCC

Commodity Credit Corporation, Washington DC, USA http://www.fsa.usda.gov/ccc/

The home page of the Commodity Credit Corporation

CFTC

Commodity Futures Trading Commission, Washington DC, USA http://www.cftc.gov

The official website of the CFTC

CME

Chicago Mercantile Exchange, Chicago, USA http://www.cme.com

The home page of the CME

EBRD

European Bank for Reconstruction and Development, London, UK http://www.ebrd.com

The official website of the EBRD

ECB/BCE

European Central Bank/Banque Centrale Européenne, Frankfurt am Main, Germany http://www.ecb.int

The official website of the European Central Bank

ECGD

Export Credits Guarantee Department, London, UK http://www.ecgd.gov.uk

The official website of the ECGD

EEOC

Equal Employment Opportunity Commission, Washington DC, USA http://www.eeoc.gov

The official website of the EEOC

EFTA

European Free Trade Association, Geneva, Switzerland http://www.efta.int

The official website of the EFTA

EPA

Environmental Protection Agency, Washington DC, USA http://www.epa.gov

The home page of the EPA

ESRC

Economic and Social Research Council, Swindon, UK http://www.esrc.ac.uk

The home page of the ESRC

ESRI

Economic and Social Research Institute, Dublin, Ireland http://www.esri.ie

The home page of the ESRI

EU/UE

European Union/Union Européenne, Brussels, Belgium http://europa.eu

A website with information about the initiatives of the European Commission maintained by the EU

FAO

Food and Agriculture Organization, Rome, Italy http://www.fao.org

The official website of the FAO

FCC

Federal Communication Commission, Washington DC, USA http://www.fcc.gov

The official website of the FCC

FCO

Foreign and Commonwealth Office, London, UK http://www.fco.gov.uk

The official website of the Foreign and Commonwealth Office

FDIC

Federal Deposit Insurance Corporation, Washington DC, USA http://www.fdic.gov

The official website of the FDIC

FSA

Financial Services Authority, London, UK http://www.fsa.gov.uk

The official website of the FSA

FSA

Financial Services Agency, Tokyo, Japan http://www.fsa.go.jp

The official website of the Financial Services Agency of Japan

FTC

Federal Trade Commission, Washington DC, USA http://www.ftc.gov

The official website of the FTC

HMRC

HM Revenue and Customs, London, UK http://www.hmrc.gov.uk

The official website of HMRC

IADB

Inter-American Development Bank, Washington DC, USA http://www.iadb.org

The home page of the IADB

IASB

International Accounting Standards Board, London, UK http://www.iasb.org

The home page of the IASB

IATA

International Air Transport Association, Montreal, Canada http://www.iata.org

The home page of the IATA

IBRD

International Bank for Reconstruction and Development, Washington DC, USA http://go.worldbank.org/SDUHVGE5S0

The official website of the World Bank

IDA

International Development Association, Washington DC, USA http://go.worldbank.org/QAFU9RGOY1

The home page of the IDA

IEA

Institute of Economic Affairs, London, UK http://www.iea.org.uk

The home page of the IEA

IEA

International Energy Authority, Paris, France http://www.iea.org

The home page of the IEA

IFC

International Finance Corporation, Washington DC, USA http://www.ifc.org

The home page of the IFC

IFS

Institute for Fiscal Studies, London, UK http://www.ifs.org.uk

The home page of the Institute for Fiscal Studies

ILO

International Labour Organization, Geneva, Switzerland http://www.ilo.org

The official website of the ILO

IMF

International Monetary Fund, Washington DC, USA http://www.imf.org

The official website of the IMF

INSEE

Institut National de la Statistique et des Études Économiques, Paris, France http://www.insee.fr

The home page of the INSEE

IOM

International Organization for Migration, Geneva, Switzerland http://www.iom.int

The official website of the IOM, an inter-governmental organization providing services and advice to governments and migrants

IOSCO

International Organization of Securities Commissions, Madrid, Spain http://www.iosco.org

The home page of the IOSCO

IRS

Internal Revenue Service, Washington DC, USA http://www.irs.gov

The official website of the IRS

LIFFE

London International Financial Futures Exchange, London, UK http://www.euronext.com/home_derivatives-2153-EN.html

The home page of LIFFE

LSE

London School of Economics, London, UK http://www.lse.ac.uk

The home page of the LSE

LSE

London Stock Exchange, London, UK http://www.londonstockexchange.com

The home page of the London Stock Exchange

MERCOSUR/MERCOSUL

Mercado Común del Sur/Mercado Comum do Sul, Montevideo, Uruguay http://www.mercosur.int/msweb

The official website of MERCOSUR

NAFTA/ALÉNA/TLCAN

North American Free Trade Agreement/Accord de libre-échange nord-américain/Tratado de Libre Comercio de América del Norte, USA/Canada/Mexico http://www.nafta-sec-alena.org

The official website of NAFTA

NASDAQ

National Association of Securities Dealers Automated Quotations, New York, USA http://www.nasdaq.com

The home page of the NASDAQ

NATO

North Atlantic Treaty Organization, Brussels, Belgium http://www.nato.int

The official home page of NATO

NBER

National Bureau of Economic Research, Cambridge, USA http://www.nber.org

The home page of the NBER

NHS

National Health Service, London, UK http://www.nhs.uk

The official website of the NHS

NIESR

National Institute of Economic and Social Research, London, UK http://www.niesr.ac.uk

The home page of the NIESR

NYSE

New York Stock Exchange, New York, USA http://www.nyse.com

The home page of the New York Stock Exchange

OECD/ODCE

Organization for Economic Cooperation and Development/Organisation de Coopération et de Développement Économiques, Paris, France http://www.oecd.org

The official website of the OECD

Ofcom

Office of Communications, London, UK http://www.ofcom.org.uk

The official website of the Office of Communications

OFT

Office of Fair Trading, London, UK http://www.oft.gov.uk

The official website of the OFT

OMB

Office of Management and Budget, Washington DC, USA http://www.whitehouse.gov/omb

The official website of the OMB

ONS

Office for National Statistics, Newport, Wales http://www.statistics.gov.uk

The official website of the ONS

OPEC

Organization of Petroleum Exporting Countries, Vienna, Austria http://www.opec.org

The official home page of OPEC

SEC

Securities and Exchange Commission, Washington DC, USA http://www.sec.gov

The official website of the SEC

SEIU

Service Employees International Union, Washington DC, USA http://www.seiu.org

The official website of the SEIU, the North American union of workers in hospital systems, long-term care, property services, and public services

SWRDA

South West of England Regional Development Agency, Exeter, UK http://www.southwestrda.org.uk

The official home page of the SWRDA

3i

Investors in Industry, London, UK http://www.3i.com

The home page of 3i

TUC

Trades Union Congress, London, UK http://www.tuc.org.uk

The official website of the TUC

UAW

United Automobile, Aerospace and Agricultural Implement Workers of America, Detroit, USA http://www.uaw.org

The official home page of the UAW

UNCTAD

United Nations Conference on Trade and Development, Geneva, Switzerland http://www.unctad.org

The official website of UNCTAD

UNDP

United Nations Development Programme, New York, USA http://www.undp.org

The official website of the UNDP

USAID

US Agency for International Development, Washington DC, USA http://www.usaid.gov

The official website of USAID

WHO

World Health Organization, Geneva, Switzerland http://www.who.org

The official home page of the WHO

WTO

World Trade Organization, Geneva, Switzerland http://www.wto.org

The official website of the WTO

From A Dictionary of Economics in Oxford Reference.

Subjects: Economics.



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