supply-side
adjective Date: 1976 of, relating to, or being an economic theory that reduction of tax rates encourages more earnings, savings, and investment and thereby expands economic activity and the total taxable national income • supply-sider noun

New Collegiate Dictionary. 2001.

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  • supply-side — ☆ supply side [sə plī′sīd΄ ] adj. designating or of a theory that economic growth can be achieved by stimulating investment, with the money for investment being made available chiefly through tax reductions …   English World dictionary

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