noun[mass noun] Finance
The introduction of new money into the money supply by a central bank.
- The Fed is also planning quantitative easing, basically increasing the money supply.
- All four of those countries, unlike other major economies are expected to avoid debasing their currencies by moving towards quantitative easing.
- The other big fear among investors is that the deficits could be made worse by the policy of quantitative easing.
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