Definition of demand pull in US English:

demand pull


  • Relating to or denoting inflation caused by an excess of demand over supply.

    • ‘There is no danger of overdoing fiscal policy anymore - demand-pull inflation is not even a remote threat.’
    • ‘This will fuel further spending, which will lead to more fundamental demand-pull inflation.’
    • ‘Consequently, there is no demand-pull for aluminum.’
    • ‘There is also the matter of different demand-pull factors influencing each area.’
    • ‘Any measures that lead to additional spending bring the risk of stoking more fundamental demand-pull inflation.’