Business / Taxes / Council Of Economic Advisors (CEA): The Council of Economic Advisors' job is to assist and advise the president of the United States on economic policy. The CEA differs from other government agencies in its academic orientation and emphasis on contemporary developments in economic thought. The Council consists of a chairman and two staff members, appointed by the president and confirmed by the Senate, plus a staff of about ten economists and ten younger scholars. The Council's chairman frequently speaks on behalf of the administration on economic issues and policies.
Council Noun Synonyms: board, ministry, directors, cabinet, panel, committee, body, directorate, directory, caucus
Council Verb Synonyms: assembly, meeting, conclave, conference, synod, consistory, convention, congress, congregation, gathering, convocation, caucus
Economic Adjective Synonyms: profitable, cost-effective, money-making, remunerative, productive, solvent
Economic Noun Synonyms: financial, fiscal, pecuniary, monetary, budgetary, commercial, mercantile, trade
Business / Agriculture / Perishable Agricultural Commodities Act (PACA) Of 1930: P.L. 71-325 (June 10, 1930), as amended, regulates the buying and selling of fresh and frozen fruits and vegetables to prevent unfair trading practices and to assure that sellers will be paid promptly MORE
Entertainment / Literature / Periods Of English Literature: The common historical eras scholars use to divide literature into comprehensible sections through periodization. Dividing literature into these sometimes arbitrary periods allows us to better compare MORE