adequate stimulus


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adequate stimulus

[′ad·ə·kwət ′stim·yə·ləs]
(neuroscience)
The energy of any specific mode that is sufficient to elicit a response in an excitable tissue.
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The STIAC is scheduled to meet regularly and ensure that there is adequate stimulus to implement all the programs within a one-to-three year time period.
The (http://blogs.wsj.com/washwire/2015/06/02/imf-economists-surprising-advice-on-federal-debt-dont-worry-about-it/) International Monetary Fund , the (https://www.federalreserve.gov/newsevents/speech/yellen20150522a.htm) Federal Reserve and other (http://www.ibtimes.com/g-20-summit-2016-us-imf-push-fiscal-stimulus-likely-fall-flat-china-meeting-2323278) establishment institutions have pinned persistently slow growth rates on the reticence of governments in the developed world to provide adequate stimulus to economies still shaky from the global financial crisis.
However, it is an open question how adequate stimulus saliency is as an explanation for behavior.