compensatory spending

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Noun1.compensatory spending - spending money raised by borrowing; used by governments to stimulate their economy
outlay, spending, disbursal, disbursement - the act of spending or disbursing money
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Cost containment strategies that selectively target medication utilization must maintain essential care and prevent compensatory spending on other health care services.
Education discussions will look at: the need for programs for youth who drop out of the educational system after involvement in the juvenile detention system, mainstreaming the contributions of minority group members in the teaching of history, and exploring ways to deliver the extra resources need to provide the compensatory spending required to provide equity in education.