The chief concern of union officials is to secure the income of their apparatus in the face of a stagnant or declining dues base.
For a start, real wages have been stagnant or declined for the majority of workers.
The region is economically and politically stagnant , with endemic poverty.
Profits remained similarly depressed, with performance in the European market stagnant .
The wells were not drained and the ditches were filled with stagnant water.
According to experts, stagnant water may become breeding grounds for mosquitoes.
Although soybean is injured in flooded fields, it can thrive in stagnant , oxygen-deficient water in the glasshouse.
Ryder pointed to the lack of strong and cohesive global rules on company behaviour as a major factor in the stagnant world economy.
Rising home values have propped up a stagnant economy and blunted criticisms of otherwise disastrous economic policies.
The remaining 82 percent said capital spending would remain stagnant or decline.