Decolonising Economics jargon buster

People who write and talk about economics often use inaccessible and complex jargon (including us) so we thought we’d break down some of the jargon used on this website…

Over the coming weeks, we’ll be explaining what the below terms mean:

Economics

The economy

Colonialism

Decolonising

POC

BPOC

BIPOC

Solidarity economics

Cooperatives

Racial justice

Whiteness

NGO

Marginalised

Economic democracy

If you have any questions about what certain words mean, get in touch and we will add it to the list!

You can email us at info@decolonisingeconomics.org, or see other ways to get in touch here.

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