- of or relating to a theory that stresses the reduction of taxes, especially for those of higher income, as a means of encouraging business investment and growth and stabilizing the economy.
Origin of supply-side
First recorded in 1975–80
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A supply-side cut sees business investment as the key to growth.Ryan on Kennedy (and Reagan) (Oh: and the One He Didn’t Mention)
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Ronald Reagan could get away with sunny generalizations about supply-side economics because in 1980, it was just a theory.The Only Big Idea Coming Out of the Romney-Ryan Camp Is the Big Lie
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