1.1 [as modifier] Denoting or referring to the most desirable or advantageous part of a range of values or conditions (typically the centre): the planet is in the middle of what astronomers call the Goldilocks zone: a place that’s not too hot and not too cold he promises us a return to the Goldilocks economy—not too much deflation, not too much inflation
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- In the investing world, a Goldilocks economy is an economy served up just how Goldilocks likes her porridge.
- The Financial Times even held out the prospect that for the US there could be a return to the "Goldilocks economy" - that period in the late 1990s when it was claimed growth was "just right".
- Even if a terrestrial planet does exist in the Goldilocks zone it would be peppered with asteroid impacts.
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