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cost-push

[kawst-poo sh, kost-] /ˈkɔstˌpʊʃ, ˈkɒst-/
adjective
1.
of or pertaining to cost-push inflation:
a proponent of the cost-push theory.
noun
Origin
1955-1960
1955-60
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  • There are far more cost-push incentives and triggers built into enabling legislation than there is actual fraud.
  • Prices rise as a result of the cost-push impact of pollution control costs.

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