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noun economics
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    a temporary recovery in share prices after they have fallen substantially, caused by speculators buying in order to cover their positions

    This could be just a nice dead cat bounce with no staying power.

    Submitted from United Kingdom on 03/02/2016
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a description of an economic or political situation based on analysis of information at the present time

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an unregulated form of capitalism that features financial deregulation, privatisation and low tax for high earners

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