the practice of allowing employers to lower wages and reduce employees’ benefits in order to attract and retain employment and investment
noun, Sociology. 1. the study of social processes, especially social change.
noun 1. socioeconomics. socioeconomics [soh-see-oh-ek-uh-nom-iks, -ee-kuh-, soh-shee-] /ˌsoʊ si oʊˌɛk əˈnɒm ɪks, -ˌi kə-, ˌsoʊ ʃi-/ noun, (used with a singular verb) 1. the study of the interrelation between economics and social behavior.
- Social education centre
noun 1. a daycentre, run by a local authority, for people with learning disabilities and sometimes also for people who have physical disabilities or are mentally ill
noun 1. the application of the findings of social science to the solution of actual social problems. social engineering noun 1. the manipulation of the social position and function of individuals in order to manage change in a society