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a public expenditure (as for unemployment compensation or veteran's benefits) that is not for goods and services
In economics, a transfer payment is a redistribution of income in the market system. These payments are considered to be exhaustive because they do not directly absorb resources or create output. In other words, the transfer is made without any exchange of goods or services. Examples of certain transfer payments include welfare, social security, and government making subsidies for certain businesses.
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