self-regulation

Definitions

Accounting

  • noun the regulation of an industry by its own members, usually by means of a committee that issues guidance and sets standards that it then enforces

Economics

  • noun the regulation of an industry by itself, through a committee which issues a rulebook and makes sure that members of the industry follow the rules (as in the case of the regulation of the Stock Exchange by the stock exchange Council)

Electronics

Media Studies

  • noun the practice of some industries who set up their own regulatory agencies

Sports

  • noun an athlete‚Äôs ability to follow a training regime and adapt it according to current needs, e.g. to resist training while injured, without supervision
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