Cheat sheet: breaking down economic speak 

Tim Boreham 06:30am January 23 2018
Policymakers have been hoping for a lift in “animal spirits” for several years. (Getty Images)

Like pilots talking about vectors and go-rounds, the nation’s brood of economists (if that’s the right collective noun) often speak a language of their own, which is then routinely bandied around the media and unsuspecting public with no explanation offered.