wage-push inflation

[weyj-poo sh]

noun

an inflationary trend caused by wage increases that in turn cause rises in production costs and prices.

Nearby words

  1. wage differential,
  2. wage earner,
  3. wage incentive,
  4. wage scale,
  5. wage slave,
  6. wager,
  7. wages,
  8. wages council,
  9. wages of sin, the,
  10. wageworker

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