new economics

noun, plural in form but usually singular in construction
Updated on: 3 Jan 2018

Definition of new economics

: an economic concept that is a logical extension of Keynesianism and that holds that appropriate fiscal and monetary maneuvering can maintain healthy economic growth and prosperity indefinitely

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First Known Use of new economics

1928


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