stop-go

adjective

British (of economic policy) characterized by deliberate alternate expansion and contraction of aggregate demand in an effort to curb inflation and eliminate balance of payments deficits, and yet maintain full employment

Nearby words

  1. stop time,
  2. stop up,
  3. stop volley,
  4. stop-and-go,
  5. stop-frame,
  6. stop-limit order,
  7. stop-loss,
  8. stop-loss clause,
  9. stop-loss order,
  10. stop-motion

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