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free enterprise

an economic system in which commercial organizations compete for profit with little state control
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Chamber's free-enterprise campaign is Junior Achievement, a worldwide organization that promotes financial literacy, work readiness and entrepreneurship among youths, largely through volunteers from the business community.
This year, nearly 9,000 Alaska students will participate and learn through Junior Achievement's business, economics and free-enterprise lessons.
For all his stalwart belief in free-enterprise democracy, Da Mayor is destitute and powerless.
This is the key to the entire free-enterprise system, and everyone is running for cover," he gripes.
Rather than trying to prevent Americans from visiting Cuba, we ought to encourage as many as possible to go see what happens when a communist system absorbs a free-enterprise economy.