Reaganomics

[ rey-guh-nom-iks ]
/ ˌreɪ gəˈnɒm ɪks /
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noun

the economic policies put forth by the administration of President Ronald Reagan, especially as emphasizing supply-side theory.

Origin of Reaganomics

1980–85; blend of Reagan and economics
Related formsRea·gan·om·ic, adjective
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Word Origin and History for reaganomics

Reaganomics


n.

by Feb. 1981, in reference to economic police of U.S. President Ronald Reagan, from Reagan + economics.

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