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 (kôr′pər-ə-tĭst′, kôr′prə-tĭst′)
Of, relating to, or being a corporative state or system.

cor′po·ra·tism n.
ThesaurusAntonymsRelated WordsSynonymsLegend:
Noun1.corporatist - a supporter of corporatism
admirer, booster, protagonist, supporter, champion, friend - a person who backs a politician or a team etc.; "all their supporters came out for the game"; "they are friends of the library"
Adj.1.corporatist - of or relating to corporatism


[ˈkɔːpərətɪst] ADJ [theory, tendencies] → corporativista
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Salazar founded and led the Estado Novo (new state), the corporatist authoritarian government that ruled Portugal until 1974.
Under monetary union, economies without export-sector assisting corporatist entities lost effectiveness compared with their corporatist neighbors, experienced incessantly escalating trade/current account deficits (Popescu et al.
Finally, France remains a highly corporatist country, with a multiplicity of health, pension, and family subsidy systems; in an innovation-driven economy where individuals are likely to change jobs and sectors repeatedly over their lifetime, this bureaucratic thicket becomes a source of inefficiency and risk.
Labour are riven by Trotskyist vs Corporatist infighting, their only common ground being to sneer at "white-van man"; the LibDems have sold their soul to the EU, making themselves irrelevant; and the Tories range from genuine Leave politicians to those indistinguishable from the LibDems - the Tory government is already delaying and backsliding by keeping the ECHR, and failing to repeal the ECA (1972) and the EU Elections Act (2002).
It helps us remember that the Chavez regime, like all populist regimes, has a corporatist view of the social order and of political organisation.
We further argue that this capture was institutionalized from the state corporatist arrangements of the authoritarian period rather than reflecting new arrangements under the democratic era or corruption per se.
THE OECD, the CBI and other corporatist organisations without democratic accountability are economically and constitutionally illiterate to claim that leaving the EU would hurt the UK more than remaining in the EU.
The corporatist Republican leaders have learned how to use these masses with this message.
In Egypt, for example, certain corporatist organizations with compulsory membership, such as student unions, were founded and served as the mechanism of the state's control over the masses.
I support the principle of free trade but what is on the table is not really a free trade agreement; it is a corporatist trade agreement.
The United States' system is nothing but a corporatist oligarchy that runs around the world abrading the resources of other countries to pop up its inefficient system and to instill hegemony for its various special interests, and the number one special interest that governs the United States is a Jewish Zionist," Martin concluded.
Nader identifies the corporatist state as the villain.