dirigisme definition

  • noun:
    • Any economy when the government exerts a strong directive influence, often with significant, yet not all, of the attributes of a centrally planned economy.
    • The practice or tendency to direct (activities) by a central expert. See also dirigiste.
    • Any economic climate when the government exerts a powerful directive impact, often with significant, yet not all, regarding the characteristics of a centrally prepared economic climate.
    • The rehearse or desire to direct (activities) by a central authority. See additionally dirigiste.
    • Any economy where government exerts a strong directive influence, often with considerable, although not all, associated with the characteristics of a centrally prepared economy.
    • The training or interest to direct (tasks) by a central expert. See also dirigiste.

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