invisible hand definition

  • noun:
    • An economic principle, first postulated by Adam Smith, holding the biggest advantage to a society is set off by individuals acting freely in an aggressive market within the search for their particular self-interest.
    • A metaphor for principle that in a free of charge market, a person following his or her own self-interest also sometimes advertise the good of his neighborhood in general.

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