full employment

Definition from Wiktionary, the free dictionary
Jump to: navigation, search

English[edit]

Noun[edit]

full employment (usually uncountable, plural full employments)

  1. (economics, politics) A policy goal state in which all those wanting employment at the prevailing wages can find it.
    • 1979, James H. Gapinski; Charles Edward Rockwood, Abba Ptachya Lerner, Essays in post-Keynesian inflation‎, page 272:
      ... not at the time recognized that this was a basic departure from the Keynesian view in which both of these full employments were regarded as identical.

Translations[edit]