economic base

Definition

The companies that provide jobs in a given community or geographic location.

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In order to build a solid economic base for our community we need to entice businesses to grow and prosper in our city.

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I learned about their economic base and was really happy because I felt like a weight had been lifted off of my shoulders.

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The economic base in New York City is very diverse with a huge variety of businesses providing employment in several different sectors.

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