Definition of rural economics in English:

rural economics

noun

  • Usually with singular concord. The branch of economics concerned with the countryside or rural life and activities, especially agriculture.

Origin

Mid 18th century; earliest use found in Walter Harte (d. 1774), writer. From rural + economics.

Pronunciation

rural economics

/ˌrʊərəl ˌiːkəˈnɒmɪks//ˌrʊər(ə)l ˌiːkəˈnɒmɪks//ˌrʊərəl ˌɛkəˈnɒmɪks/