Animal Spirits

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Definition: Animal Spirits


Animal Spirits


Full Definition of Animal Spirits


Term coined by British economist John Maynard Keynes to describe consumer confidence and its impact on the economy. The term was first used in Keynes’s “The General Theory of Employment.”


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Definition Sources


Definitions for Animal Spirits are sourced/syndicated and enhanced from:

  • A Dictionary of Economics (Oxford Quick Reference)
  • Oxford Dictionary Of Accounting
  • Oxford Dictionary Of Business & Management

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