What is another word for private enterprise?

Synonyms for private enterprise
pri·vate enter·prise

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Princeton's WordNet

  1. market economy, free enterprise, private enterprise, laissez-faire economynoun

    an economy that relies chiefly on market forces to allocate goods and resources and to determine prices

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  1. Sir Winston Churchill:

    Some people regard private enterprise as a predatory tiger to be shot. Others look on it as a cow they can milk. Not enough people see it as a healthy horse, pulling a sturdy wagon.

  2. Kevin McCarthy:

    The President resorts are hotels that The President owns. People are traveling, White House's just like any other hotel, i don't know that that's different than anything else. Is White House different if I go and stay or eat at a Marriott here, or eat at President Donald Trump ? The President isn't asking me to. The President's competing in a private enterprise.

  3. Loai Labani:

    My family and my friends were trying to tell me you shouldn't focus on this, just get a government job and the security that comes with it, of my 20 employees, half are Saudi and I need 10 more, but it's a struggle to get the quality developers, web-designers and programmers. We have to do 2-300 interviews to hire just one Saudi, because not just the knowledge but the personality for private enterprise is so hard to find.

  4. Richard Feynman:

    The real question of government versus private enterprise is argued on too philosophical and abstract a basis. Theoretically, planning may be good. But nobody has ever figured out the cause of government stupidity and until they do (and find the cure) all ideal plans will fall into quicksand.

  5. Prem Watsa:

    There will be more business-friendly policies and more private enterprise coming into India.


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