inflationary gap

noun

Definition of inflationary gap

: an excess of total disposable income over the value of the available supply of goods at a specified price level sufficient to cause an inflation of prices — compare deflationary gap

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“Inflationary gap.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/inflationary%20gap. Accessed 14 Jun. 2021.

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