Economic Policy: President Reagan's Administration

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What is economic policy? Economic policy is the actions that government takes into the economic field. Economic policy can include so many things such as regulating government expenditures, private property right, tax rates and setting interest rates. Economic policy comprises three main subjects, supply-side economics, demand-side economics, and monetary policy.

The first main economic policy is Supply-Side. Supply-Side economics are policies that stimulate the output and lower unemployment by increasing production rather than demand. It gained its support in 1970 and became the official mark of President Reagan’s administration. Supply-side and demand-side share the same goal of increasing production and decreasing unemployment without increasing
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