Overview

Kondratieff cycle


Show Summary Details

Quick Reference

A hypothesis, first suggested by the economist Nikolai Kondratieff, that the international economy is characterized by 50-year price cycles. The term has also been used more generally to support the notion that there are 50-year cycles in economic activity. See business cycle.

Subjects: Earth Sciences and Geography — Economics.


Reference entries

Users without a subscription are not able to see the full content. Please, subscribe or login to access all content.