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What is Economy and Finance?

Economy is "a system or range of economic activity in a country, region, or community." ~ The American Heritage Dictionary of the English Language, 4th ed.

The term economic pertains "to the production, distribution, and use of income, wealth and commodities." ~

Economics is "the science that deals with production, distribution, and consumption of goods and services, or the material welfare of humankind." ~

Finance is "the science that describes the management ofmoney, baking. credit, investments, and assets." ~

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