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socioeconomics

[soh-see-oh-ek-uh-nom-iks, -ee-kuh-, soh-shee-] /ˌsoʊ si oʊˌɛk əˈnɒm ɪks, -ˌi kə-, ˌsoʊ ʃi-/
noun, (used with a singular verb)
1.
the study of the interrelation between economics and social behavior.
Also called social economics.
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socioeconomist
[soh-see-oh-i-kon-uh-mist, soh-shee-] /ˌsoʊ si oʊ ɪˈkɒn ə mɪst, ˌsoʊ ʃi-/ (Show IPA),
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Examples from the web for socioeconomics
  • Overpopulation is the result of socioeconomics, culture, geography and a host of other factors.
  • The difference between real and virtual grocery shopping is the socioeconomics of the target customer.
  • All these districts have tenure for their teachers but they differ radically in socioeconomics.
  • And here, too, socioeconomics seems to play a role in determining which parents respond.

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