demand-side

adjective
de·​mand-side | \ di-ˈmand-ˌsīd How to pronounce demand-side (audio) \

Definition of demand-side

: of, relating to, or being an economic theory that advocates use of government spending and growth in the money supply to stimulate the demand for goods and services and therefore expand economic activity — compare supply-side

First Known Use of demand-side

1980, in the meaning defined above

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“Demand-side.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/demand-side. Accessed 26 Sep. 2021.

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