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stimulative

stim yuh lay tiv

  • a  capable of arousing or accelerating physiological or psychological activity or response by a chemical agent

  • The better the projects are, the less likely they are to be stimulative, because they're complicated and time consuming, like healthcare IT and high-speed rail.
  • Erythropoietin is usually the drug of choice for bloodless medicine because of its stimulative effect on red-blood-cell production.
  • There is simply no evidence (at least no objective study that I have been shown) which indicates that government spending is not stimulative.
News & Articles

  • Stock Market Falls Again After Federal Reserve Announcement
    The stock market fell again on Thursday, a day after Federal Reserve Chairman Ben Bernanke outlined plans to phase out the Fed's stimulative bond-buying program. The Dow was down 350 points in late afternoon trading.
    June 21, 2013 - NPR
  • One Crucial European Economic Indicator Continues To Get Less Ugly
    The global financial markets are selling off thanks to weak Chinese economic data and concerns that the Federal Reserve could start scaling back its stimulative monetary policies.
    June 20, 2013 - Business Insider
  • The Global Financial Markets Are Selling Off
    Stocks, bonds, and commodities around the world are getting hit by a double-whammy. First, Fed Chairman Ben Bernanke suggested that strengthening economic data could enable the Fed to start tapering, or gradually reducing, its stimulative bond-buying plan.
    June 20, 2013 - Business Insider

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