expansionary [ik-span-shuh-ner-ee] EXAMPLES|WORD ORIGIN adjective tending toward: an expansionary economy.
Origin of expansionary First recorded in 1935–40;+ Dictionary.com Unabridged Based on the Random House Unabridged Dictionary, © Random House, Inc. 2019 Examples from the Web for expansionary Contemporary Examples of expansionary
In other words, neither Keynesian stimulus nor expansionary monetary policy are long term solutions.
April 4, 2013
For the last several years, the Fed has been expansionary while government has been contractionary.
December 12, 2012
I ask the Congress to accept these expansionary policies–to accept the concept of a full employment budget.
February 7, 2012
This idea of “expansionary austerity” can be traced to work undertaken in the 1990s by Albert Alesina and various coauthors.
November 11, 2011