capitalist economy

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Related to capitalist economy: communist economy, socialist economy
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Noun1.capitalist economy - an economic system based on private ownership of capitalcapitalist economy - an economic system based on private ownership of capital
venture capitalism - capitalism that invests in innovative enterprises (especially high technology) where the potential profits are large
free enterprise, laissez-faire economy, market economy, private enterprise - an economy that relies chiefly on market forces to allocate goods and resources and to determine prices
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Malaysia is less a capitalist economy today and closer to the models used by communistic regimes due to the large number of government-linked companies (GLC) in business, the president of the Malaysian International Chamber of Commerce and Industry (MICCI) said today.
America has the resources to create a better capitalist economy, and we know which policies can improve well-being today and for future generations.
He added he wants to replace the existing capitalist economy with a socialist system.
Looking at the shameless and pervasive state of corruption in Kenya, one can only infer that we adopted a capitalist economy without the ethics that drive it.
He describes each work through they keys of history, biography, aesthetics, experience, theory, a skeptical attitude, and the capitalist economy. (Ringgold, Inc., Portland, OR)
Their visit to Fremont was part of their drive to educate students about the American capitalist economy.
Moghalu, while declaring that Nigeria remained a capitalist economy, with no attempt yet to figure 'out how to run a successful capitalist economy,' said he was poised to move for the abolition of the Land Use Act in the country through a constitutional amendment.
These shocking figures should be reason to recall MPs from their two weeks Christmas holiday to arrange proper accommodation this Christmas and beyond for all the homeless in the fifth-richest capitalist economy in the world.
He underscored the key role played by small and medium enterprises as well as entrepreneurs to achieve any economic development worldwide, given the fact that capitalist economy reduces the role of governments in providing job opportunities.
With the presidency of Boris Yeltsin and the Russian economy failing, President Bill Clinton endorsed a $10.2bn loan from the International Monetary Fund linked to privatisation, trade liberalisation and other measures that would move Russia towards a capitalist economy.
But over the last two weeks, in Chapter Six of Bava Metzia, Daf Yomi readers have explored a different kind of crime against propertyone that in our capitalist economy is not a crime at all.
In these, Marx divided the capitalist economy into Department I, which produced means of production, and Department II, which produced consumer goods.