Laissez-faire (; French: [lɛsefɛʁ] (listen); from French: laissez faire, lit. 'let do') is an economic system in which transactions between private groups of people are free from or almost free from any form of economic interventionism such as regulation and subsidies. As a system of thought, laissez-faire rests on the axioms that the individual is the basic unit in society and has a natural right to freedom; that the physical order of nature is a harmonious and self-regulating system; and that corporations are creatures of the state and therefore the citizens must watch them closely due to their propensity to …



RUSI: Royal United Services Institute for Defence and Security Studies · 29 November 2023 English

Research paper on the UK’s energy security strategy in relation to oil and gas and the energy transition.

including some in the oil and gas industry, that a laissez-faire energy security strategy left the country overly

CEIP: Carnegie Endowment for International Peace · 29 November 2023 English

The Digital Democracy Network’s contributors offer global perspectives on digital repression trends, the role of tech platforms, digital sovereignty, and the impact of geopolitics and governance on technology.Across the globe, …

euphoria and techno-optimism of the moment. The laissez-faire approach to internet governance birthed corporate

INET Oxford: Institute for New Economic Thinking · 20 November 2023 English

The bidirectional arrows indicate that the variability in the scale of our challenges needs to be matched by the flexibility in the scale of our capacities in order for recoupling …

pie. The underlying assumption is that (i) laissez-faire policies enable free economic markets to maximize

PPI: Progressive Policy Institute · 15 November 2023

picked “government went overboard with stimulus spending, overheating the economy” Presented with a list of reasons for why life is over the impact of the COVID recession and harder for …

a reveal some sharp divisions of view among laissez-faire approach (20%) and the workers of differing

ZOE Institute for Future-Fit Economies · 13 November 2023 German

Etwa 60 % der wirtschaftlichen Aktivitäten, die für die grüne Transformation in der EU bis 2030 erforderlich sind, sind für eine rein privatwirtschaftliche Finanzierung noch nicht ausreichend wirtschaftlich tragfähig.2 Die …

Bisher verfolgten Regierungen weitgehend eine laissez-faire-Wirtschaftspolitik bei Klimamaßnahmen. Um planetare

Environmental Investigation Agency · 7 November 2023 English

The company began operating in the country in the 1990s, and reportedly acted as a subcontractor for Vice President Teodorin Nguema Obiang in 1999 when he was the Minister of …

4. Corporate Complicity and Administrative Laissez-Faire 22 4.1 Jeld-Wen and the Lacey Act: “Due Care” Own Outdated Standard 25 4.3 Administrative Laissez-Faire 27 4. Conclusion and Recommendations 29 List tons) 4 CORPORATE COMPLICITY AND ADMINISTRATIVE LAISSEZ-FAIRE Jeld-Wen plays a central role in the supply and as such, Home Depot is 4.3 Administrative Laissez-Faire failing to meet its policy and public commitments

Brookings Institution · 2 November 2023 English

On October 30, 2023, President Biden signed an Executive Order on the Safe, Secure, and Trustworthy Development and Use of Artificial Intelligence. The Executive Order (EO) features eight guiding principles--new …

the last several decades of the government’s laissez faire approach to the challenges of the digital era

Demos (UK) · 30 October 2023 English

One American study found that 70% of people who had heard of AI Governments are having to work just as quickly to try don’t trust companies to use AI responsibility.6 …

there seems to be including being entirely laissez-faire, consensus that this argument holds up as strongly discussed at the private discussion forum A. Laissez-faire and/ B. Policy makers C. Policy makers D. Policy

RAND Corporation · 30 October 2023 English

A competition for digital infrastructure (DI) is underway between the United States and China, which has implications for military forces and operations that rely on this infrastructure in competition and …

government role/ authority Economic policy Laissez faire/ free market Centralized/ directed Mixed—some

UNU WIDER: United Nations University World Institute for Development Economics Research · 27 October 2023

WIDER Working Paper 2023/128-Frontier rule and conflict

were absent. Pursuing what was essentially a ‘laissez faire policy of administration’, the colonial state

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