The policy of a government in controlling its own expenditures and taxation, which together make up the budget.
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How to use fiscal policy in a sentence
To this supporter of preemptive war and conservative fiscal policy, wars and tax cuts were two great tastes that went together.
Even so, there were signs of hope that fiscal policy is not completely off the table.
And he reiterated a plea for congressional leaders to work on more constructive fiscal policy.
“fiscal policy is restraining economic growth, although the extent of restraint may be diminishing,” he said.Bernanke Lays Off the Gas Before Handing Yellen the Wheel | Daniel Gross | December 18, 2013 | THE DAILY BEAST
The economy needs assistance from two engines—monetary policy and fiscal policy.Janet Yellen Succeeds in the Senate Without Really Trying | Daniel Gross | November 14, 2013 | THE DAILY BEAST
There were also considerable alterations, the result of changes in the views respecting fiscal policy.
He is daily bombarded with the most diverse questions regarding the effects of the Government's fiscal policy.
Prosperity blesses our country; our fiscal policy is fixed by law, is well grounded, and generally approved.
They utilised it in endeavouring to obtain from the Government a direct statement of its future fiscal policy.
In England we are told it is our fiscal policy, known as Free Trade, while others say it is our monetary system.From Crow-Scaring to Westminster; an Autobiography | George Edwards M.P., O.B.E.