rational expectations

plural noun

Definition of rational expectations 

: an economic theory holding that investors use all available information about the economy and economic policy in making financial decisions and that they will always act in their best interest

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Other Words from rational expectations

rational expectationist \ -​ˌekˌspekˈtāshənėst \ noun

First Known Use of rational expectations

1960, in the meaning defined above

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obstinately defiant of authority

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