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market economy

n.
An economy that operates by voluntary exchange in a free market and is not planned or controlled by a central authority; a capitalistic economy.

market economy

The economy of a country where prices are largely determined by supply and demand and whose government has little direct control over the means of production or trade.
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Noun1.market economy - an economy that relies chiefly on market forces to allocate goods and resources and to determine pricesmarket economy - an economy that relies chiefly on market forces to allocate goods and resources and to determine prices
capitalism, capitalist economy - an economic system based on private ownership of capital
economic system, economy - the system of production and distribution and consumption
non-market economy - an economy that is not a market economy
Translations
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market economy

neconomia di mercato
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