Variation of Macroeconomic Terms with a Personal Name

  • Ramunė Vaskelaitė
Keywords: term with a proper name, eponymous term, term variation


The article deals with compound terms used in Lithuanian macroeconomics textbooks, which are formed with personal names. It reviews the uncertainties related to the evaluation of such terms, the relationship between the term formed with a personal name and the eponymous term, and aims to reveal the variation of terms
used in these sources. Some of the reasons for this variation and the peculiarities of the use of such terms are highlighted.

Terminology and the Present