Laissez Faire

  • (noun): The doctrine that government should not interfere in commercial affairs.
    Synonyms: individualism

Some articles on laissez faire, laissez:

Laissez Faire Books
... Laissez Faire Books (LFB) is an online bookseller that was originally based in New York City when it first opened in 1972 ... From 1982 until 2007, Laissez Faire Books operated as a division of two separate non-profit corporations, the Center for Independent Thought from 1982 to 2004, and the Center for ... In March 2011, Agora Financial acquired Laissez Faire Books ...
Laissez-faire - History of Laissez-faire Debate - Europe
... In Europe the laissez faire movement was first widely promoted by the physiocrats, a movement that originated with Jean-Claude Vincent de Gournay, a successful merchant ... ear of the King of France, Louis XV, and in 1754 persuaded him to give laissez faire a try ... the newspaper The Economist was founded and became an influential voice for laissez-faire capitalism ...
Index Of Politics Articles - L
... Labour Party (UK) - Labour law - Labour movement - Labour voucher - Laissez-faire - Laissez-faire capitalism - Laissez faire - Lake Ontario Waterkeeper - Land and liberty (slogan) - Land reform - Landmine ...
A Smith - Legacy - As A Symbol of Free Market Economics
... Alan Greenspan argues that, while Smith did not coin the term laissez-faire, "it was left to Adam Smith to identify the more-general set of principles that brought conceptual clarity to ... However, other writers have argued that Smith's support for laissez-faire (which in French means leave alone) has been overstated ... him as an "extreme dogmatic defender of laissez-faire capitalism and supply-side economics" ...
Ashish Gulhati - Security and Privacy
... In 1999, he was involved with Laissez Faire City, where he developed Laissez Faire City's OpenPGP compatible messaging engine, and also deployed secure wireless links for Laissez ...

Famous quotes related to laissez faire:

    The scope of modern government in what it can and ought to accomplish for its people has been widened far beyond the principles laid down by the old ‘laissez faire’ school of political rights, and the widening has met popular approval.
    William Howard Taft (1857–1930)