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Soft landing

A term describing a growth rate high enough to keep the economy out of recession, but also slow enough to prevent high inflation and interest rates.

Soft Landing

A situation in which a central bank raises interest rates gradually, but steadily, to curb inflation, while still attempting to keep the economy out of a recession. A hard landing is generally effective at reducing inflation, but it slows down growth. However, soft landings are considered more desirable than allowing inflation to run amok, which could necessitate a hard landing.

soft landing

A slowing of economic growth that avoids a recession and the accompanying high unemployment. The Federal Reserve may pursue a restrictive monetary policy to achieve a soft landing when the economy has been expanding at an unsustainable rate.
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Mr Bannister, though, came up with a different warning -that a soft landing itself might be uncomfortable.
I say "of course" here because, if there is one thing we love more than civilization (with its soft landings and warm, dry clothes and trips everywhere that don't even require leaving the family room in the house in the cul-de-sac in the suburbs) it is our memories of that frontier dream, our nostalgia.
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Given historical experience, soft landings would seem to be the exception rather than the rule.