Demand-pull inflation (需求拉动型通货膨胀)

Demand-pull inflation (需求拉动型通货膨胀 xūqiú lādòng xíng tōnghuò péngzhàng) refers to inflation arises when aggregate demand exceeds aggregate supply and hence pushes up the price level. 

  • 需求 (xūqiú) derives from: 

 (xū) as in needing (需要 xūyào) or requiring (所需 suǒxū).  (qiú) as in requesting (要求 yāoqiú) or pursuit (追求 zhuīqiú). 

需求 (xūqiú) as in user demand (用户需求 yònghù xūqiú), market demand (市场需求 shìchǎng xūqiú) or food needs (食物需求 shíwù xūqiú).

Also see: inflation, demand, cost-push inflation.

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