General revenueThe sum of taxes, charges, and miscellaneous income taken in at the state and local level while neglecting overlapping revenue which may be erroneously counted twice.
General lienGeneral lien
An attachment that gives the lender the right to seize the personal property of a borrower who has not fulfilled the obligations of the loan, but prevents the lender from seizing real property.
Generalized System of PreferencesGeneralized System of Preferences
Tariff preferences for developing countries, by which developed countries let certain manufactured and semi-manufactured imports from developing countries enter at lower tariffs than the same products from developed countries.
General Agreement on Tariffs and Trade (GATT)General Agreement on Tariffs and Trade (GATT)
A treaty adopted by the United Nations aimed at elimination of international trade barriers between member countries.
General equilibriumGeneral equilibrium
Equality of supply and demand in all markets of an economy simultaneously. The number of markets does not have to be large. The simplest Ricardian model has markets only for two goods and one factor, labor, but this is a general equilibrium model. Contrasts with partial equilibrium.
General Agreement on Tariffs and TradeGeneral Agreement on Tariffs and Trade
A trade agreement between a large number of countries, dating back to 1948, which was set up to improve trading world wide and to work towards the reduction of tariff barriers.
Further SuggestionsGeneral cash offer
extraordinary general meeting
Computable general equilibrium
Generally Accepted Accounting Principles (GAAP)
general obligation bond
annual general meeting
General Average Contribution
general personal equity plan
General Agreement on Trade in Services
General Mortgage Bond
General Agreement on Tariffs and Trade