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community

Overview page. Subjects: Social Sciences — Arts and Humanities.

Many sociological and anthropological definitions exist, but most tend to privilege some combination of small-scale, relative boundedness, strong affective ties, traditionalism, and...

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European Economic Community

Jonathan Law.

in A Dictionary of Finance and Banking

March 2018; p ublished online March 2018 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Banking; Social Sciences; Economics. 244 words.

The European common market set up in 1957 by the six member states of the European Coal and Steel Community...

Andean Community

Jonathan Law.

in A Dictionary of Finance and Banking

March 2018; p ublished online March 2018 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Banking; Social Sciences; Economics. 49 words.

An association of South American nations set up in 1969 to enhance economic cooperation. The original members were Bolivia, Chile, Colombia, Ecuador, Peru, and Venezuela; Chile withdrew in...

European Community

Jonathan Law.

in A Dictionary of Finance and Banking

March 2018; p ublished online March 2018 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Banking; Social Sciences; Economics. 8 words.

Montefiore, Sir Moses Haim (1784–1885), financier and Jewish community leader

Geoffrey Alderman.

in Oxford Dictionary of National Biography

September 2004; p ublished online September 2004 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Politics and Law; Social and Cultural History; Banking; Judaism and Jewish Studies; Ethnic Politics. 1998 words.

Montefiore, Sir Moses Haim (1784–1885), financier and Jewish community leader, the eldest son of Joseph Elias Montefiore, a London businessman, and Rachel, the daughter of Abraham Lumbroso...

community development finance institution

Jonathan Law.

in A Dictionary of Finance and Banking

March 2018; p ublished online March 2018 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Banking; Social Sciences; Economics. 76 words.

A nongovernmental body that aims to encourage social development by providing affordable loans to sections of the population that are underserved by conventional finance providers. CDFIs...

New Community Instrument

Jonathan Law.

in A Dictionary of Finance and Banking

March 2018; p ublished online March 2018 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Banking; Social Sciences; Economics. 25 words.

Loans to the *European Commission which are lent on to public and private bodies in the European Union.

Caribbean Community and Common Market

Jonathan Law.

in A Dictionary of Finance and Banking

March 2018; p ublished online March 2018 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Banking; Social Sciences; Economics. 75 words.

An association of Caribbean states established in 1973 to further economic cooperation, coordinate foreign policy, and provide common services in health, education, and communications. The...

Eveske, Elias l' (d. in or after 1259), financier and leader of the Jewish community in England

Robert C. Stacey.

in Oxford Dictionary of National Biography

September 2004; p ublished online September 2004 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Politics and Law; Banking; Judaism and Jewish Studies; Ethnic Politics. 633 words.

Eveske, Elias l' (d. in or after 1259), financier and leader of the Jewish community in England, was the eldest of the several sons of Benedict l'Eveske of London. Born before 1200, he...

Das family (per. c. 1750–c. 1820), bankers in India

C. A. Bayly.

in Oxford Dictionary of National Biography

September 2004; p ublished online September 2004 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Banking. 896 words.

Das family (per. c. 1750–c. 1820), bankers in India, known in the later days of its influence as the Shah family, were Purbiya or eastern Agarwals. Agarwals were one of the...

McCulloch, Hugh

Terry L. Seip.

in American National Biography Online

January 1999; p ublished online February 2000 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Banking. 1837 words.

McCulloch, Hugh (07 December 1808–24 May 1895), banker and secretary of the treasury, was born in Kennebunk, Maine, the son of Hugh McCulloch, a merchant and shipbuilder, and Abigail...

NCI

Jonathan Law.

in A Dictionary of Finance and Banking

March 2018; p ublished online March 2018 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Banking; Social Sciences; Economics. 7 words.

Abbreviation for *New Community Instrument.

CDFI

Jonathan Law.

in A Dictionary of Finance and Banking

March 2018; p ublished online March 2018 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Banking; Social Sciences; Economics. 8 words.

Abbreviation for *community development finance institution.

European Commission

Jonathan Law.

in A Dictionary of Finance and Banking

March 2018; p ublished online March 2018 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Banking; Social Sciences; Economics. 106 words.

The single executive body formed in 1967 (as the Commission of the European Communities) from the three separate executive bodies of the European Coal and Steel Community, the European...

Treaty of Rome

Jonathan Law.

in A Dictionary of Finance and Banking

March 2018; p ublished online March 2018 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Banking; Social Sciences; Economics. 22 words.

The 1957 treaty that set up the *European Economic Community (EEC), now the *European Union.

income distribution

Jonathan Law.

in A Dictionary of Finance and Banking

March 2018; p ublished online March 2018 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Banking; Social Sciences; Economics. 53 words.

1. The proportions of income paid to different sections of a community.

2. The payment by a *unit trust...

Common Fisheries Policy

Jonathan Law.

in A Dictionary of Finance and Banking

March 2018; p ublished online March 2018 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Banking; Social Sciences; Economics. 97 words.

A fishing policy agreed between members of the European Community (EC) in 1983. An earlier agreement of 1971...

FINCA International

Jonathan Law.

in A Dictionary of Finance and Banking

March 2018; p ublished online March 2018 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Banking; Social Sciences; Economics. 94 words.

The Foundation for International Community Assistance; a network of international *microfinance institutions established by the US economist John Hatch in ...

Lomé Convention

Jonathan Law.

in A Dictionary of Finance and Banking

March 2018; p ublished online March 2018 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Banking; Social Sciences; Economics. 22 words.

The convention which, in 1976, set up the *European Development Fund to aid developing countries outside the European Community....

European Economic Area

Jonathan Law.

in A Dictionary of Finance and Banking

March 2018; p ublished online March 2018 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Banking; Social Sciences; Economics. 82 words.

The organization formed in 1992 between members of the European Community (later the *European Union) and all the members of the ...

European Investment Bank

Jonathan Law.

in A Dictionary of Finance and Banking

March 2018; p ublished online March 2018 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Banking; Social Sciences; Economics. 113 words.

A bank set up under the Treaty of Rome in 1958 to finance capital-investment projects in the *European Economic Community...