supply-side economics Meaning in the Cambridge English Dictionary Cambridge dictionaries logo

Meaning of “supply-side economics” in the English Dictionary

"supply-side economics" in Business English

See all translations

supply-side economicsnoun [U]

uk   us  
ECONOMICS economicthinkingbased on the ​idea that the supplyside of the ​economy should be encouraged, for ​example by ​taxes being ​low, and that this will ​lead to ​economicgrowth: Advocates of ​supply-sideeconomics want ​taxcuts for ​individuals and ​businesses and complete ​deregulation of ​financialsystems.
(Definition of supply-side economics from the Cambridge Business English Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)
What is the pronunciation of supply-side economics?
Add Cambridge dictionaries to your browser to your website
Word of the Day

fire-eater

a performer who entertains people by seeming to swallow flames

Word of the Day

PLEASE DON’T SHOUT!
PLEASE DON’T SHOUT!
by Colin McIntosh,
February 09, 2016
New words are entering the language all the time. A few of these are completely new and original coinages, but the vast majority are based on the existing stock of words in some way, for example by using affixes (prefixes and suffixes). These can have the effect of changing the meaning of the

Read More 

farecasting noun
farecasting noun
February 08, 2016
predicting the optimum date to buy a plane ticket, especially on a website or using an app A handful of new and updated websites and apps are trying to perfect the art of what’s known as farecasting – predicting the best date to buy a ticket.

Read More