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cooperation

  1. the process whereby businesses seek to coordinate their pricing and output policies rather than compete with one another in order to secure higher profits. See OLIGOPOLY, COLLUSION, CARTEL.
  2. the process whereby individuals coordinate their work in GROUPS.

cooperation

  1. 1the process whereby FIRMS seek to coordinate their pricing and output policies rather than compete with one another in order to achieve JOINT-PROFIT MAXIMIZATION. See MUTUAL INTERDEPENDENCE, OLIGOPOLY.
  2. the process whereby individuals coordinate their work in TEAMS.
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Davutoglu called for concerted action against ISIL, reaffirming his country's readiness to work with Russia and Iran - the staunch allies of Al-Assad, for finding a political settlement to the Syrian conflict.
Compensation for these losses will require concerted action in London.
This incident is a stark reminder of the danger that terrorism poses to all humanity, and highlights the urgent need for decisive and concerted action by the international community to eradicate this menace in all its forms and manifestations.
He said the crisis has reached a "critical time" and that urgent concerted action was needed to resolve the cases of more than 50,000 children already detained in the United States.
The ACS is a group of contracting states, countries and territories in the Greater Caribbean region that have come together as an organization for consultation, cooperation and concerted action for its member nations.
The Germans pushed for concerted action against Hungarian Jewry, and Horthy not only did not resisthe put the government apparatus at their disposal.
Director Steve Brooks said: "Last year, our 'Welsh Power Report' cautioned that without concerted action, gender equality won't be achieved in Welsh town halls until 2076.
Brunei and Malaysia have taken relatively soft stances in their differences with China and the remaining ASEAN members, Cambodia, Laos, and Myanmar, according to some ASEAN sources, have generally taken a stance against strong, concerted action by ASEAN.
The UNAOC, founded in 2005, says it aims to "forge collective political will and to mobilise concerted action to improve cross-cultural understanding and co-operation among countries, peoples and communities".
Through concerted action by all, the private and the public sector, we can make the lives of elderly more comfortable and meaningful.
The Joint Special Envoy for Syria, Kofi Annan, is disappointed that at this critical stage the UN Security Council could not unite and take the strong and concerted action he had urged and hoped for.
It really is appalling, what is happening in that country, and I want to see concerted action from the international community.

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