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The country of Germany operates under a "soziale Marktwirtschaft," which translates into English as a social market economy. The system was adopted after World War II and reflects the principles of a free enterprise mark... More »

As of 2014, Colombia runs a mixed economic system with major commercial and investment ties to the United States. A mixed economy is one in which both the private sector and the government direct the economy. Colombia's ... More »

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