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Voluntary Exchange

An agreement between two free individuals and/or organizations to buy, sell or trade a good or service. A voluntary exchange contrasts with an exchange that is mandated, for example, by a government. Voluntary exchanges are the basis of a free market economy.
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The point, lest it be obscured, is that because voluntary exchanges make both parties better off, allowing those who are least well-off to have access to exchange improves their welfare.
But even with the incredible breadth of information we are equipped with to prepare us as workers, businesses, and policymakers, and despite the dramatic changes experienced in recent years, a certain fundamental remains intact: labor markets are the culmination of voluntary exchanges, controlled by the actions and choices of all individuals involved.
If the court agrees to Argentina's payment proposal, Fernandez expects a willing congress to promptly enact it, and voluntary exchanges of defaulted debt for new bonds would then eliminate most of the remaining mess, whether or not Singer's hedge fund accepts the deal, the filing said.
Hani Khoja, Marketing Expert & Founder of Elixir Marketing Consultancy argues that the context of marketing is in the analysis, planning, implementation, and control of a charitable non-profit's programs, which have been carefully designed to bring about voluntary exchanges of values with target markets for the purpose of achieving organizational objectives.
Great danger inheres in any government decision to restrict the terms of future voluntary exchanges, for CEOs, commercial creditors and everyone else.
Money not only sets us apart from the animal kingdom but, as a tool for our use, it makes voluntary exchanges "more fair, less wasteful, and far more extensive" (49).
This encourages ranchers and farmers to improve the efficiency of irrigation--leaving them water to sell--and facilitates voluntary exchanges for the benefit of endangered species.
In public debate, they should be less negative and spend more time pointing out the ways in which a culture can survive and thrive by relying on spontaneous orders and voluntary exchanges that make all the world richer, cleaner, safer, and saner.
In practice, expert credit organisations taking part in a project have to ensure that all information, including the environmental impact study for the project, are featured in the voluntary exchanges of information on the environment.
There is enhanced value to society from voluntary exchanges of goods and services.
the analysis, planning, implementation, and control of carefully formulated programs designed to bring about voluntary exchanges of values with target markets for the purpose of achieving organizational objectives.
This, in turn, creates a role for an entrant when such heterogeneous prices are welfare-enhancing, thereby generating voluntary exchanges with the entrant.

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