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free enterprise

noun at liberty, business enterprise, business immune from restriction, capitalism, capitalistic policies, capitalistic system, deregulation of business ennerprise, free competition, free economy, free enterprise economy, free enterprise system, free trade, laissez-faire public policy, noninterference, noninvolvement, open market, private enterprise, private ownership, self-regulating market, unbound ecooomic policy, unimpeded free competition, unobstructed free competition
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So while the Financial Times summed up the conventional wisdom by describing the Slovak election as a backlash against the nation's "sweeping free market reforms," opinion polls do not show significant opposition to the market.
Yet thanks to the black market (the free market driven underground by government regulation), drugs are available everywhere, including inside prisons and in schools.
He reminds conservatives that we have no monopoly on virtue, and that the free market is, like democracy, only as good as the people who participate in it.
In the end, the free market didn't work so well for them.
more than any other thinker in the twentieth century," Zmirak notes, "it would be Ropke who helped to build a bridge between advocates of the free market on the one hand, and Christian humanists and conservatives on the other.
In a free market, companies often decide to negotiate contracts to ensure long-term supply.
would encourage free market competition by allowing multiple carriers to offer their products to federal employees.
It is an ideology that evolved over the past twenty years or so that is a conjunction of neo-conservative politics, laissez-faire free market economic values, and technological determinism.
I have no problem working within the free market as long as we recognize that many aspects of health care do not conform to free market principles.
Opponents of the free market are giddy at Alan Greenspan's declaration that the financial crisis has exposed a "flaw" in his "free market ideology.
The way things are at the moment, citizens will truly be able to supply electricity in the free market in about ten years since the period for adjusting the price for households is expected to take a decade.
Hub International New Mexico division (Hub New Mexico) has announced the acquisition of the assets of Free Market Insurance Agencies, an Albuquerque, New Mexico-based insurance brokerage firm (Free Market).