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Economic Definition of creative destruction. Defined.

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Term creative destruction Definition: A notion put forth by Joseph Schumpeter that economic growth is the result of technological change and the innovations of new goods and services that emerge from the ashes of obsolete industries. This proposition indicates that economic progress is the result of fundamental changes in the structure of the economy and that capitalism is not a static, unchanging economic structure, but rather a dynamic, evolving system.

 

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