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  • monetary
  • International Monetary Fund (IMF) managing director, Christine Lagarde, said Japan's stimulus plan will help boost global growth. (cnn.com)
  • Christine Lagarde has welcomed the huge monetary stimulus plan unveiled by Japan and says it will help to boost global growth at a time when the outlook is already starting to improve. (cnn.com)
  • Two months ago calls for broad-based stimulus in China were all the rage, but a sudden spike in shadow banking has led analysts to revise their expectations for looser monetary policy. (cnbc.com)
  • The government's policies, known as "Abenomics," are also supposed to include what the prime minister called a "third arrow" of economic reforms, but they have progressed much more slowly than the first two arrows of fiscal and monetary stimulus. (nytimes.com)
  • hopes
  • Other stock markets around the globe were more restrained as investors weighed the stimulus hopes with continuing concerns such as the unresolved budget negotiations in Washington. (yahoo.com)
  • Reuters
  • It came amid rumors that the People's Bank of China (PBoC) may unveil another round of stimulus, according to Reuters, citing analysts, which could include a cut in the reserve requirements for banks. (cnbc.com)
  • Funds
  • The latest economic stimulus bill promises to do just that by providing a huge bailout --up to $5.2 billion in taxpayer funds -- for some of the same liberal groups that helped get Barack Obama elected. (leatherneck.com)
  • The stimulus funds provided support for the future of biomedical scientific discovery focusing on brain research," Friedlander said. (redorbit.com)
  • Respond
  • learner comes to respond to stimuli other than the one originally calling for the response (as when dogs are taught to salivate at the sound of a bell). (britannica.com)
  • Internally regulated vectors (also known as self-regulated or closed-loop systems) respond to a stimulus from within the body such as pH, redox, presence of proteases, or other factors to regulate drug release. (sigmaaldrich.com)
  • China's
  • BEIJING (AP) - China's inflation eased further in October as increases in food prices slowed, giving Beijing room to launch new stimulus measures if needed to speed a recovery from a painful economic slump. (yahoo.com)
  • HONG KONG (AP) - Stock markets in Japan and China, Asia's two biggest economies, rose Monday after Japanese conservatives who favor greater economic stimulus returned to power in a landslide election victory and China's new leaders promised more spending if needed to underpin a wobbly economic recovery. (yahoo.com)
  • package
  • The Republican-sponsored economic recovery package currently before Congress isn't a stimulus - it's a scandal. (motherjones.com)
  • In the bipartisan spirit of the moment, the president signed off on principles drawn up by leaders of both budget committees: that the stimulus package be balanced between spending and tax cuts, be temporary in duration to avoid running up permanent deficits, be targeted to those most in need, and have immediate effect. (motherjones.com)
  • Nobel Prize-winning economist Joseph Stiglitz has serious concerns about the short-term effectiveness of the Bush administration's economic stimulus package - and the long-term risks it may pose. (motherjones.com)
  • The lobbyists realized the growing support forming behind a stimulus package presented them with a great chance to pocket tax breaks that they'd sought for years - to the tune of tens of billions of dollars. (motherjones.com)
  • A separate $10 million is provided in the stimulus package to develop or rehabilitate low-income housing under the Self-Help and Assisted Homeownership Opportunity Program (SHOP). (leatherneck.com)
  • The current version of the stimulus package would allow nonprofit groups to compete with states and localities for $3.44 billion from the $4.19 billion Neighborhood Stabilization Program allocation. (leatherneck.com)
  • The beleaguered IT industry is salivating as the US Congress has taken one more step towards putting a massive stimulus package together that will, among other things, put tens of billions of dollars of borrowed money into the industry's coffers. (theregister.co.uk)
  • David Obey, Democratic chairman of the House Committee on Appropriations, introduced a stimulus package proposal yesterday that closely tracks many of the suggestions that incoming President Barack Obama has made to goose the American economy. (theregister.co.uk)
  • To that end, the stimulus package being proposed by the House has $275bn in tax cuts and $550bn in investments that House members believe could create or save somewhere between 3 and 4 million jobs across the US economy. (theregister.co.uk)
  • That $825bn ticket exceeds $700bn bailout of the banks last fall, and considering that the Senate will now want to put its imprint on the stimulus package before it becomes law, it is hard to believe that the tax cuts will not grow and infrastructure spending will not be boosted further before a final bill is sent President Obama. (theregister.co.uk)
  • economy
  • Everyone agrees it is time for the government to act immediately to help kick-start the economy, but Congress has adjourned for a holiday recess without passing an economic stimulus program. (motherjones.com)
  • Japanese voters handed the Liberal Democratic Party and its allies an overwhelming victory in December elections, clearing the way for Abe to return as prime minister and pursue new stimulus measures to revive the world's third biggest economy. (cnn.com)
  • brain
  • Another theory into the cause of cold-stimulus headaches is explained by increased blood flow to the brain through the anterior cerebral artery , which supplies oxygenated blood to most medial portions of the frontal lobes and superior medial parietal lobes. (wikipedia.org)
  • Between sights, sounds, smells and other senses, the brain is flooded with stimuli on a moment-to-moment basis. (medicalxpress.com)
  • external
  • is associated both with the cue stimulus (which may be the immediately preceding thought process or an external event) and with the motivational condition (task, drive stimulus) and is thus evoked with more strength than are elements associated only with the cue stimulus or the motivational condition. (britannica.com)
  • arc that begins with external stimuli-as, for example, when a soldier sees the enemy, feels fear, and flees. (britannica.com)
  • private
  • Even so-called infrastructure spending and stimulus merely take private money from whatever it was being used for previously and applies it to investment projects that politicians want. (coyoteblog.com)
  • Visual
  • New research, using a Bayesian inference model of audio and visual stimuli, has shown how our perception of time lies mid-way between reality and our expectations. (medicalxpress.com)
  • Researchers from the Centre for Developmental Neurobiology at King's College London have shed light on how we perceive and recognise specific visual stimuli. (medicalxpress.com)
  • among
  • Probably chief among the groups to benefit from stimulus spending will be ACORN, the infamous network of 100-plus left-wing activist groups. (leatherneck.com)
  • known
  • Certain responses of an animal to stimuli are known by controlled observation, and, since the pioneering work of a Spanish histologist, Santiago Ramón y Cajal, in the latter part of the 19th and early part of the 20th century, many neural structures have been well known. (britannica.com)
  • future
  • in the future, while a stimulus is a collection of individual histories extending over the past and including the present. (britannica.com)
  • direct
  • A cold-stimulus headache is the direct result of the rapid cooling and rewarming of the capillaries in the sinuses leading to periods of vasoconstriction and vasodilation . (wikipedia.org)
  • workers
  • Putting money in the hands of low wage workers creates more economic stimulus because they are far more likely to immediately spend any additional income on previously unaffordable goods or services. (prospect.org)
  • type
  • A cold-stimulus headache is distinct from dentin hypersensitivity , a type of pain that can occur under similar circumstances. (wikipedia.org)
  • Department
  • Recommendations coming out of the meeting call for states to show political courage, collaborate, and work simultaneously on all the U.S. Department of Education's "four pillars" for spending under the stimulus law. (edweek.org)
  • charts
  • Stimuli eliminates the "memory" effect" by bringing virtually unlimited charts to the patient in a random manner. (bio-medicine.org)
  • The STIMULi supports many types of acuity charts, optotypes, associated vision tests and fixation devices in a simple remote controlled unit. (bio-medicine.org)
  • possible
  • It is possible to suffer from a cold-stimulus headache in both hot and cold weather, because the effect relies upon the temperature of the food being consumed rather than that of the environment. (wikipedia.org)
  • The logical construction implies a behaviour in the guise of a listing of responses to all possible stimuli. (britannica.com)