the expression speculation (of lat. spähen speculari, observe; from a increased point of view into the distance spähen) designates the estimation of a coming event.

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into the economic theory

see major items: Speculation (economics)

in the everyday life language

in the unscientific everyday life language speculation is an unproven or also as unprovable valid statement to circumstances, which is published often somehow for certain (opinion-making) purposes (in this regard is thatSpeculation understood usually devaluing meant with subordinated proximity to propaganda).

in philosophy

see major items: Speculation (philosophy)

in the literature

see major items: Fiction

this side is a term clarifying for the distinction of several terms named the same word.

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