Primary navigation:

QFINANCE Quick Links
QFINANCE Reference

Home > QFINANCE Dictionary > Definition of real growth

Definition of

real growth


economic growth adjusted for prices the increase in productivity, sales, or earnings of a country or a household adjusted for changes in prices

Recommended Further Reading (Term count)
  • No Quick Fix for the Eurozone
    by Joseph Trevisani
    Joseph Trevisani has 20 years of experience in Forex trading and management and is the Chief Market Analyst at FX Solutions. He worked for 12 years as an interbank currency trader, trading desk manager, and proprietary trader at Credit Suisse in New York and Singapore, and at the Bank of Bermuda in Hamilton, Bermuda. He has appeared on CNBC and Fox Business News in New York and CNBC in London and Dubai as a currency analyst and is frequently...
  • The Final Decoupling Is Going to Be a Painful Wake-Up Call for the West
    by Bruce Stout
    Bruce Stout has been fund manager of the 102-year-old Murray International Trust since 2004. Since then, he has reconfigured the trust’s £1 billion investment portfolio away from developed economies and towards high-yielding equities in emerging markets. Born in Dundee in 1958, Stout was educated at Carnoustie High School and the University of Strathclyde (BA hons in economics). He started his career in industry, working for British Telecom and...
  • Employee Stock Options
    by Peter Casson
    Employee stock options are a component of the compensation package of many employees and executives. As well as providing a mechanism for linking pay with the performance of the company’s stock price, stock options can facilitate the recruitment and retention of employees. The effectiveness of stock option compensation derives from the basic characteristics of options and from particular features found in many employee stock options. This...
  • The Unintended Consequences of Globalization
    by Paul Wharton
    As chief investment strategist for Deutsche Bank Private Wealth Management UK, Paul Wharton is responsible for economic and market strategy and the income-oriented portfolios within the bank’s UK onshore discretionary portfolio service. He serves on both the UK and the global investment committees of Deutsche Bank Private Wealth Management. A passionate student of economic history, he has more than 20 years’ experience of investment markets and...

Definitions of ’real growth’ and meaning of ’real growth’ are from the book publication, QFINANCE – The Ultimate Resource, © 2009 Bloomsbury Information Ltd. Find definitions for ’real growth’ and other financial terms with our online QFINANCE Financial Dictionary.

Back to top