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Inquiry into the Nature and Causes of the Wealth of Nations
     

Inquiry into the Nature and Causes of the Wealth of Nations

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by Adam Smith
 

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An Inquiry into the Nature and Causes of the Wealth of Nations is the magnum opus of the Scottish economist Adam Smith, published on March 9, 1776 during the Scottish Enlightenment. It is a clearly written account of political economy at the dawn of the Industrial Revolution, and is widely considered to be the first modern work in the field of economics.

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An Inquiry into the Nature and Causes of the Wealth of Nations is the magnum opus of the Scottish economist Adam Smith, published on March 9, 1776 during the Scottish Enlightenment. It is a clearly written account of political economy at the dawn of the Industrial Revolution, and is widely considered to be the first modern work in the field of economics.

It is an account of economics at the dawn of the Industrial Revolution, as well as a rhetorical piece written for the generally educated individual of the 18th century - advocating a free market economy as more productive and more beneficial to society.

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BN ID:
2940149264599
Publisher:
Consumer Oriented Ebooks Publisher
Publication date:
05/07/2014
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Format:
NOOK Book
File size:
832 KB

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An Inquiry Into the Nature and Causes of the Wealth of Nations 4.7 out of 5 based on 0 ratings. 7 reviews.
Reader_4life More than 1 year ago
Still reading on this but it is an excellent observation of human industry and economy. Well formatted and readable.
Anonymous More than 1 year ago
Really fascinating reading. A nice copy of this book. Mine has Smith's face in profile, with black lettering.
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CBus More than 1 year ago
Written the year of our founding (1776) by a learned Scottsman. Thougha smallcountry, Scottland has contributed to American ideasls. In the rim along the Firth of Forth lie the birthplaces of Adam Smith, Andrew Carnegie, Aleander Grahm Bell, and John Muir.
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amin119 More than 1 year ago
Great Book !!!!
manurcu36 More than 1 year ago
Supper book