boom-bust

Related to boom-bust: Boom-Bust Cycle

boom-bust

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boom and bust

adj
(Economics) economics relating to a supposed cycle in which periods of prosperity and growth alternate with periods of recession
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boom-bust

[ˈbuːmˈbʌst] boom-and-bust [ˈbuːməndˈbʌst] ADJ (Econ) [economy, market] → con grandes altibajos
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A boom-bust scenario cannot be ruled out, requiring a much stronger tightening of monetary policy in some non-OECD countries, including China and India, to counter inflationary pressures and reduce the risk of asset-price bubbles," OECD said in its report.
But the libertarian-leaning Paul has always had more ambitious plans to strike at the economic power of the nation's central bank, which he blames for inflation and the boom-bust economic cycle.
It's the boom-bust cycle turning back to boom again - and don't we just need it?
Industry response to the boom-bust cycle has not been uniform.
The causes and consequences of the boom-bust cycle in these three countries are the same.
We often forget that Egypt had a boom-bust cycle just like Northern Ontario.
And defeated again yesterday, it is not just the Conservative Party but the Conservative ideology of privatisation, cuts in public services and boom-bust economics that has been rejected outright by the Scottish people.
Of special note is Goldstein's analysis revealing that the dysfunctional elements that would lead to the boom-bust cycle crash of the telecommunications industry began long before the Telecom Act of 1996 (itself a belated, overly compromised reaction to an obsolete regulatory model).
The risk that, in the absence of a properly functioning market mechanism, investment-led growth will lead China into one boom-bust cycle after another, with each boom less sustainable than the previous one.
S&P believes that 2003 may well be seen as the top of the current boom-bust cycle for the industry and that prices may begin to soften in 2004.
The boom-bust cycle over the late 1980s and 1990s fundamentally changed the supply of CRE financing.