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32 Topic Pages Found in Business, Finance & Economics and starting with the letter R
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Ramsay, Gordon James (1966 - )

Scottish chef, restaurateur, and television personality. A former footballer with the Scottish champions Glasgow Rangers, he worked at several of

Ramsey, Frank Plumpton (1903 - 1930)

British philosopher and mathematician, best known for his work on the foundations of mathematics, but also made remarkable contributions to


In the UK, a local government tax levied on industrial and commercial property (business rates) and, until the introduction of the community charge

Rathenau, Walther (1867 - 1922)

( väl'tər rä'tənou ), 1867–1922, German industrialist, social theorist, and statesman. Son of Emil Rathenau (1838–1915), founder of the German public

Open Rationing

allotment of scarce supplies, usually by governmental decree, to provide equitable distribution. It may be employed also to conserve economic

Reality television

The genre currently known as reality television emerged with the broadcast of the first series of Big Brother in the Netherlands in 1999. The concept


A state of the economy that occurs when there is a slowdown or downturn of economic activity for two consecutive quarters or more. The slowdown is a

Open Red Cross
Red Cross

international organization concerned with the alleviation of human suffering and the promotion of public health; the world-recognized symbols of mercy

Refuse and refuse disposal

Material, substance, or by-product discarded as being no longer useful. Waste is usually classified according to the source that produces it. Examples

Open rent

in law, periodic payment by a tenant for the use of another's property. In economics, its meaning is more complex, but since the word rent means any