economic benefit


A benefit that can be expressed numerically as an amount of money that will be saved or generated as the result of an action. Making a business case for a new strategy or product idea usually involves pointing out the economic benefits of the proposal to decision makers, enabling them to measure the financial effects of the proposed change.

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You should try to make sure that you always do things for the overall economic benefit of your companys future.

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A group of politicians decided to have a meeting next week where they would be discussing the economic benefit of lifting sanctions on Iran.

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The board agreed that the economic benefit of closing the Charlotte office outweighed the revenue that it could generate over the next five years.

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economic base American Recovery & Reinvestment Act (ARRA)