cost-pull inflation


cost-pull inflation
noun
inflation caused by an increase in the costs of production
Hypernyms: ↑inflation, ↑rising prices

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  • Cost push inflation — is a type of inflation caused by substantial increases in the cost of important goods or services where no suitable alternative is available. A situation that has been often cited of this was the oil crisis of the 1970s, which some economists see …   Wikipedia

  • cost-push inflation — inflation caused by rising prices, usually from increased raw material or labor costs that push up the costs of production. Related: demand pull inflation. Bloomberg Financial Dictionary * * * cost push inflation cost push inflation ➔ inflation * …   Financial and business terms

  • cost-push inflation — cost′ push infla′tion n. bus inflation in which prices increase as a result of increased production costs even when demand remains the same Compare demand pull inflation • Etymology: 1955–60 …   From formal English to slang

  • cost-push inflation — inflation in which prices increase as a result of increased production costs, as labor and parts, even when demand remains the same. Cf. demand pull inflation. [1965 70] * * * …   Universalium

  • cost-push inflation — inflation in which prices increase as a result of increased production costs, as labor and parts, even when demand remains the same. Cf. demand pull inflation. [1965 70] …   Useful english dictionary

  • Cost-push inflation — Aggregate supply – aggregate demand model illustration of aggregate supply (AS) shifting to AS and causing price level to increase while output shrinks Cost push inflation is a type of inflation caused by substantial increases in the cost of… …   Wikipedia

  • cost-push inflation — /ˌkɒst pʊʃ ɪnˈfleɪʃən/ (say .kost poosh in flayshuhn) noun See inflation (def. 2c). Compare demand pull inflation …   Australian English dictionary

  • demand-pull inflation — A theory of inflation or price increases resulting from so called excess demand. Related: cost push inflation. Bloomberg Financial Dictionary * * * demand pull inflation demand pull inflation ➔ inflation * * * demand pull inflation UK US noun [U] …   Financial and business terms

  • Demand-pull inflation — Aggregate Demand increasing faster than production. Demand pull inflation is asserted to arise when aggregate demand in an economy outpaces aggregate supply. It involves inflation rising as real gross domestic product rises and unemployment falls …   Wikipedia

  • demand-pull inflation — demand′ pull infla′tion n. ecn bus inflation in which rising demand results in a rise in prices Compare cost push inflation • Etymology: 1955–60 …   From formal English to slang