Browse:  #  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 

Fiscal Deficit

Fiscal Deficit Definition

Fiscal Deficit is an economic phenomenon, when a government's total expenditures exceed the revenue that it generates. It gives the signal to the government about the total borrowing requirements.


Additional meaning of Fiscal Deficit:

John Maynard Keynes believed that deficits help countries boost their economy, while fiscal conservatives claim that deficit should be avoided in favor of a balanced budget policy.


RELATED TERMS
Budget deficit
Deficit
Deficit hawk
Deficit spending
RELATED CATEGORIES
Economy




Submit a Definition



Ask a Question

Learn the famous formula for money-making, based upon the THIRTEEN PROVEN STEPS TO RICHES! Get your FREE Copy & Instant Access to Think and Grow Rich by Napoleon Hill just by signing up.
 
   
Newsletter cover
Browse:  #  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