economic policy

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Related to economic policy: fiscal policy, social policy
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Noun1.economic policy - a government policy for maintaining economic growth and tax revenues
policy - a line of argument rationalizing the course of action of a government; "they debated the policy or impolicy of the proposed legislation"
fiscal policy - a government policy for dealing with the budget (especially with taxation and borrowing)
New Deal - the economic policy of F. D. Roosevelt
control - the economic policy of controlling or limiting or curbing prices or wages etc.; "they wanted to repeal all the legislation that imposed economic controls"
perestroika - an economic policy adopted in the former Soviet Union; intended to increase automation and labor efficiency but it led eventually to the end of central planning in the Russian economy
protectionism - the policy of imposing duties or quotas on imports in order to protect home industries from overseas competition
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Description : University of Bahrain - Gender and Economic Policy Management Initiative - Arab States.
Alice Rivlin has had a tremendous impact on economic policy for decades," said William Dudley, Chairman of the Economic Club of New York and CEO and President of the Federal Reserve Bank of New York.
The 5th UAE-US Economic Policy Dialogue, attended by government representatives of both countries, has concluded in Abu Dhabi.
This view entails two claims: First, that economic policy uncertainty has been unusually high in recent years.
Singh added that there was need for the Centre to review its economic policy as the people faced the brunt of the spiralling inflation, poverty and the widening gap between the rich and the poor.
Bulgaria's decision states that in joining the Pact, Bulgaria should not assume fiscal responsibilities and will not coordinate its economic policy with the one of the countries in the Eurozone; will not harmonize taxes with the Eurozone, and will have a status of observer at meetings of Eurozone members.
Big companies, on the other hand, argue that it is time the economic policy, which largely focused on maintaining macroeconomic stability rather than encouraging growth and creation of jobs over the past two decades, finally changed.
IN ONE of his speeches about the dangers of an European Economic Community, Enoch Powell said that you could only have a single currency if you had a single economic policy and you could only have that if you had a a single Chancellor of the Exchequer.
The lecture was based on the book, 'The day after tomorrow: a handbook on the future of economic policy in the developing world', which was written by Giugale.
Economic Regulation Minister Emil Umetaliev on Wednesday met with the Korean delegation led by Chae Wook, President of the Korea Institute for International Economic Policy, reported the press service of the Economic Regulation Ministry.
If we want progress, then the entire economic policy must be reassessed, including the monetary policy, Doncev advises.
Summary: MADRID, May 21, SPA -- Spain&'s largest workers&' union Comisiones Obreras (CCOO) would likely call a general strike to protest the government&'s economic policy, its head Ignacio Fernandez Toxo said on Friday, El Mundo reported, according to Reuters.

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