Cambridge Dictionaries online Cambridge Dictionaries online

The most popular online dictionary and thesaurus for learners of English

English definition of “monetarism”

See all translations

monetarism

noun [U]
 
 
/ˈmʌnɪtərɪzəm/ US   /ˈmɑnɪtəˌrɪzəm/
ECONOMICS the idea that a country’s economy is influenced to a large degree by the money supply : Monetarism has contributed to wage and price inflation.
Translations of “monetarism”
in Chinese (Traditional) 貨幣主義(控制貨幣量以調控經濟的體系)…
in Chinese (Simplified) 货币主义(控制货币量以调控经济的体系)…
(Definition of monetarism from the Cambridge Business English Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)
What is the pronunciation of monetarism?
Add Cambridge dictionaries to your browser to your website

Definitions of “monetarism” in other dictionaries

Word of the Day

cold snap

a short period of cold weather

Word of the Day

Cleavage proves divisive in Cambridge’s words of 2014

by Alastair Horne,
December 19, 2014
​​​​ Other dictionaries may choose faddish novelties as their words of the year, but here at Cambridge, we like to do something different. We look for the words that have seen sudden surges in searches over the course of the year – words that have been baffling users of English and driven them

Read More 

cinderella surgery noun

December 15, 2014
cosmetic surgery to the feet We have all heard of people having nose jobs, boob jobs and liposuction – but now a new trend growing in popularity in America: Cinderella surgery.

Read More