Investor Glossary-reaganomicsInvestor Glossary-reaganomicsInvestor Glossary-reaganomicsInvestor Glossary-reaganomicsInsightful stock market charts - Click here
investor
Categories    # A B C D E F G H I J K L M N O P Q R S T U V W X Y Z

Reaganomics

The HTML to link to this page
 

Reaganomics refers to the economic policies associated with former president Ronald Reagan (1981-1989). The name Reagan and the term economics were combined to create "Reaganomics." Reaganomics included President Reagan's policies on reduced spending for social programs, privatization of government-related services, higher military spending, transferring control of social policies back to the state-level, supply-side tax cuts and deregulation of decision making. During Reagan's time in office, Reaganomics may have lead to lower interest rates, reduced inflation and large budget deficits. The term Reaganomics was used by both supporters and critics of Reagan's policies. Reaganomics largely focused on the supply-side of the economy to create a trickle down effect and spur growth. The term 'voodoo economics" was coined a synonym for Reaganomics by President George H. Bush.



Rate this Reaganomics definition...

Learn about investing with the Investor Glossary Term of the Day


Click here for insightful stock market charts. Where is the market headed? The answer may surprise you. Find out
with the exclusive & Barron's recommended charts of Chart of the Day.


Popular Terms: implied volatility, EBITDA, minority interest, VIX, class C shares, 1035 exchange, real GDP, 401a, labor relations, per diem, required rate of return, reverse mortgage, stock market close, inflation, LIBOR, margin rate, 144a, debt service coverage, diluted share, in escrow, dividends payable, retained earnings, option premium, Key Rate Duration, quality assurance, FTSE, liquidity ratio, irrevocable trust, command economy, deferred revenue, wholly-owned subsidiary, cancelled check, covered put, average price per share, APR, Zero Cost Collar, 1031 exchange, current ratio, FICO score, balance sheet, annual return, stock split, deferred tax, ex-dividend date, phantom income, ex-dividend, open position, risk management, limit order


Accounting | Banking | Bonds | Brokers | Economy | Futures | Mutual Funds | Options | Real Estate | Retirement | Stocks | Taxes | Technical Analysis
Investor Glossary | Term of the Day | Suggest a Term | Chart of the Day | Dogs of the Dow
©2004-2016 Investor Glossary - All rights reserved - Terms of Use