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Economy

Definition: The state of a country or region in terms of the production and consumption of goods and services and the supply of money.
Number of Quotes: 6

Lies, damned lies, and statistics.
Leonard Courtney

Statistics: The only science that enables different experts using the same figures to draw different conclusions.
Evan Esar

Inflation is one form of taxation that can be imposed without legislation.
Milton Friedman

Whosoever controls the volume of money in any country is absolute master of all industry and commerce.... And when you realize the entire system is very easily controlled, one way or another, by a few powerful men at the top, you will not have to be told how periods of inflation and depression originate.
James Garfield

There are two kinds of statistics, the kind you look up and the kind you make up.
Rex Stout

One man's wage increase is another man's price increase.
Harold Wilson

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