demand-pull inflation

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demand-pull inflation

n
(Economics) See inflation2

demand′-pull` infla′tion


n.
inflation in which rising demand results in a rise in prices. Compare cost-push inflation.
[1955–60]
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Noun1.demand-pull inflation - inflation caused by an increase in demand or in the supply of money
inflation, rising prices - a general and progressive increase in prices; "in inflation everything gets more valuable except money"
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