Government Failure

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Government Failure

A situation in which government intervention leads to the inefficient allocation of resources. This is not the same as a government intervention leading to an unpopular result. A government failure may prove popular, for example, if it subsidizes local jobs at the expense of more efficient companies elsewhere. Examples of government failure include crowding out and pork-barrel spending.
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If we cannot rise to meet this moment, it won't just be a political failure. It will be a moral one.
A arovic also referred to a political failure reflected in the nine-month-long stalemate in the formation of the executive power, adding that the way out is difficult to foresee because current negotiators that have the capacity for coalition "have no common denominator other than their desire for power and sharing of the spoils."
Gary Smith, GMB Scotland Secretary, said: "These figures are a sign of political failure in Scotland.
Sayyed Nasrallah also hailed the resistance strength, resilience, deterrence and vigilance in Lebanon, noting that Syria overcame the plot of destroying it, saying "it is still in the axis of the resistance." He also referred to US political failure in Iraq and Yemen.
You'd have to go back to Neville Chamberlain, who courted Hitler during the 30s, or Anthony Eden, who presided over the Suez fiasco two decades later, to even begin to draw comparisons of such personal political failure.
It's not for business leaders to tell politicians when to trigger democratic events, but be in no doubt, political failure today means economic failure tomorrow.
In the second case, freer trade may be warranted, but only to the extent that the political failure is addressed (and compensation is provided).
Their solicitor Gavin Booth said yesterday: "There is a political failure here to deal with the past."
Mike Cherry, chairman of the Federation of Small Businesses, said: "On the day that we were supposed to be leaving the European Union, all we have is yet another political failure to chalk up.
"There could be no more potent symbol of Parliament's collective political failure."
There could be no more potent symbol of Parliament's collective political failure," she wrote.May warned that if MPs failed to back her deal before the European Council summit, we will not leave the EU for many months, if ever".
collective political failure" if a Brexit delay meant that the United