Reaganomics Rea‧gan‧om‧ics [ˌreɪgəˈnɒmɪks ǁ -ˈnɑː-] noun [uncountable] ECONOMICS
the economic policies followed in the 1980s by the US under President Reagan. These included support for the free market, cutting taxes and public spending, and reducing government control of business and industry

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Reaganomics UK US /ˌreɪɡəˈnɒmɪks/ noun [U] INFORMAL
POLITICS, ECONOMICS the set of economic ideas followed by Ronald Reagan when he was US President in the 1980s. They included lower taxes and spending on public services, and less government control of the economy: »

The massive tax cuts of ""Reaganomics"" led to an unprecedented period of economic prosperity, but were also responsible for huge budget deficits.

Financial and business terms. 2012.

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