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Liberalism

The philosophy that one ought to be able to do what one would like provided it does not hurt another person. It was conceived in the 19th century primarily as an economic and social philosophy espousing religious liberty, the free market, and capitalism. In the 20th century, it became associated with the left, especially in the United States, due to a concern for social justice. As a result, a liberal tends to favor regulation of private enterprise. However, adherents to what is sometimes called "19th-century liberalism" or "European liberalism" are presumably more amenable to the free market.
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Business Networking and Entrepreneurial Munificence have been discussed in previous literatures which have effects on the business sustainability of firms (Gronum, 2015; Ford and Mouzas, 2013; Schoonjans, Van Cauwenberge, and Vander Bauwhede, 2013).
Based on a large data set of Brazilian businesses, we find that firm informality is positively associated with dynamism, yet negatively associated with munificence and concentration.
The respected King's Fund verdict on his supposed munificence for the NHS is it "falls a long way short" of what's needed.
What is no less worrying is that few governments or organizations have sought to assert the truth of Saudi munificence. Maybe this is a reflection of the double shame that some countries feel at their behavior over Syria.
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In different studies the entrepreneurial environment was conceptualized as a multidimensional construct characterized by dynamism, hostility, complexity, munificence.
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His new long-term project, however, will depend on the munificence of the Central government which it supports and the interest shown by investors.
There is none of summer's munificence, but this season holds its own charm.
"The biggest challenge facing social security systems all over the world is how to guarantee its sustainability and maintain its munificence, with its effect not only confined to social, economic and human development plans and its targeted improvement of the standard of living, income increase and improvement of community services, but also extending to the individuals' humanitarian and cultural values," he said.
The act of hunting itself puts us back in touch with the primal truths, which are ultimately the only truths that matter, but which we have so effectively managed to forget in the midst of our glistening world of pop culture, modern health care, air conditioning, and ever-multiplying distractions: the fragility of life, the reality of death, our dependence upon divine munificence for our daily survival, the elevated status of man in the order of nature, and our role as humble stewards of creation.