supply-side economics

/səˌplaɪ-saɪd ɛkəˈnɒmɪks/ (say suh.pluy-suyd ekuh'nomiks)

noun
a method of managing the national economy which seeks to overcome a recession by stimulating the production of goods and the supply of services.

Australian English dictionary. 2014.

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