Permanent Income Hypothesis
Permanent income hypothesis is a theory of consumer spending which states that people will spend money at a level consistent with their expected long term average income (Investopedia, 2018). The hypothesis proclaims that consumption depends upon not absolute income or relative income, but the permanent income.
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