“The Invisible Hand”

Thoughts on a Free Market Economy…
“The Invisible Hand”
By Phyllis Hunsinger
December 1, 2019

The “invisible hand” that is the driving force in a market economy is each individual promoting his or her self-interest. Consumers aim to get the greatest satisfaction from their budgets; entrepreneurs try to achieve the highest profits for their firms; workers want the highest possible wages and salaries; and owners of property resources attempt to get the highest possible prices from the rent and sale of their resources.

Another way to envision the invisible …

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