Translation of protectionism in Spanish:

protectionism

proteccionismo, n.

Pronunciation: /prəˈtɛkʃəˌnɪzəm//prəˈtɛkʃ(ə)nɪzəm/

noun

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    proteccionismo masculine
    • He tried to persuade organized labor that free trade and not protectionism was in its interests.
    • They oppose industrial policy, nationalisation and protectionism.
    • Moreover, the smaller the country, the greater will be the pressure to opt for free trade rather than protectionism.
    • We don't have to choose between strict protectionism and unregulated free trade.
    • He promoted economic nationalism, protectionism, and further cuts in social spending.