inflationism


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in·fla·tion·ist

 (ĭn-flā′shə-nĭst)
n.
An advocate of the policy of deliberate inflation achieved by increasing the supply of available currency and credit.

in·fla′tion·ism n.
in·fla′tion·ist adj.

inflationism

(ɪnˈfleɪʃəˌnɪzəm)
n
(Government, Politics & Diplomacy) the advocacy or policy of inflation through expansion of the supply of money and credit
inˈflationist n, adj

in•fla•tion•ism

(ɪnˈfleɪ ʃəˌnɪz əm)

n.
the advocacy of certain inflationary policies, as expanding the money supply and credit, as a way of stimulating the economy.
[1915–20]
in•fla′tion•ist, n.

inflationism

the quality of advocating economic inflation. — inflationist, n.
See also: Economics
Translations

inflationism

[ɪnˈfleɪʃənɪzəm] Ninflacionismo m

inflationism

nInflationspolitik f
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We need not examine all of them; the most important, "open market operations," is typical of how the entire system works and suffices to show how inflationism not only debases the value of the dollar, but does so in such a manner that certain groups benefit at the expense of others.
A participant in the preposterously titled "Abstract Inflationism and Stuffed Expressionism" at Graham in March 1966, she was one of the stars of Lippard's "Eccentric Abstraction" at Fischbach that autumn.
In short, the Clay-Lincoln American System consisted of mercantilism, protectionism, the centralization of governmental power, and inflationism.