tight money

(redirected from Tight Monetary Policies)
Also found in: Thesaurus, Financial.
ThesaurusAntonymsRelated WordsSynonymsLegend:
Noun1.tight money - the economic condition in which credit is difficult to secure and interest rates are hightight money - the economic condition in which credit is difficult to secure and interest rates are high
financial condition - the condition of (corporate or personal) finances
easy money - the economic condition in which credit is easy to secure
References in periodicals archive ?
However, it praised the central bank's tight monetary policies, which have led to a strengthening of the dinar.
Key factors have been strong fiscal adjustment and tight monetary policies, while large exceptional mining revenue in 2011 also helped rebuild international reserves.
ADB Country Director for China Paul Heytens said the country witnessed slack economic growth during the first half of this year in the wake of tight monetary policies and weak outbound demand.