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Ayn Rand

A philosopher and novelist closely associated with beliefs in limited government and in free market capitalism. Strongly individualist, Rand opposed most policies that directed any individual effort toward a collective goal. This led her to become an opponent of most social programs geared toward reducing poverty; she also opposed anti-trust laws, which she believed violated free market principles. She had a strong influence on future Federal Reserve chairman Alan Greenspan. She lived from 1905 to 1982.
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While living in Manchester, Rand learnt English and started her A-levels.
Under the terms of the agreement, which has been unanimously approved by the boards of directors of Ingersoll Rand and Gardner Denver, at the time of close, ClimateCo will receive USD 1.9bn in cash from Ingersoll Rand Industrial that will be funded by newly-issued debt assumed by Gardner Denver in the merger.
In "The Morality of Life," the late Allan Gotthelf carefully explains the roots and finer points of the key virtues in Rand's ethics, including how they entail both intellectual and existential aspects that make them life-enhancing, in contrast to virtues in rival ethical systems.
Third, as the party asserting that a patent must be licensed on RAND terms, you bear the burden of proof that the asserted claims are, in fact, essential to practicing the accused standard.
Ultimately, defendants won the day on this issue, which set the stage for the court's ultimate determination of the RAND rate.
The Thrasymachean conception of egoism is then to be conflated with whatever Rand was supposed to have said about it, with no indication of what she in fact did say.
Rand, whose father, Tony, and four brothers also pleaded guilty to their own oil and gas investment frauds, resides at the Federal Correctional Institution at Sheridan, Oregon.
Many of us couldn't help wanting to be trial lawyers, who could make arguments as convincing as Roark (and Rand).
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Rand believed individuals, the private sector, and the free market should not be restrained by the state -- save for the ability of the state to protect individual rights and to enforce contracts.
A tension has existed in the academic reception of Ayn Rand's Objectivism since its early presentation in theoretical form after her Atlas Shrugged, in 1957.
COVENTRY'S Scott Rand enjoyeS d a sensational Ladbrokes World Darts Championship debut, whitewashing Andy Smith 3-0 to storm into the last 32 at Alexandra Palace.