Principles of Political Economy and Taxation / Edition 1

Principles of Political Economy and Taxation / Edition 1

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by David Ricardo
     
 

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ISBN-10: 1573921092

ISBN-13: 9781573921091

Pub. Date: 11/28/1996

Publisher: Prometheus Books

David Ricardo (1772-1823), the founder of the classical school of economics, applied the deductive logic of the philosopher James Mill to the analysis of monetary principles. His chief work, Principles of Political Economy and Taxation, first published in 1817, had a profound imapct and remains one of the groundworks of modern economics. Ricardo's labor theory

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David Ricardo (1772-1823), the founder of the classical school of economics, applied the deductive logic of the philosopher James Mill to the analysis of monetary principles. His chief work, Principles of Political Economy and Taxation, first published in 1817, had a profound imapct and remains one of the groundworks of modern economics. Ricardo's labor theory of values, as well as his elaboration of the division of incomes, and the function of wages, rent, and trade, deeply influenced the economic philosophies of Karl Marx, John Stuart Mill, Alfred Marshall, and many others.

Product Details

ISBN-13:
9781573921091
Publisher:
Prometheus Books
Publication date:
11/28/1996
Series:
Great Minds Series
Edition description:
New Edition
Pages:
305
Sales rank:
684,780
Product dimensions:
5.30(w) x 8.40(h) x 0.70(d)

Table of Contents

Contents

Title Page,
Bibliographical Note,
Copyright Page,
INTRODUCTION,
BIBLIOGRAPHY,
ORIGINAL PREFACE,
ADVERTISEMENT TO THE THIRD EDITION,
CHAPTER I - ON VALUE,
CHAPTER II - ON RENT,
CHAPTER III - ON THE RENT OF MINES,
CHAPTER IV - ON NATURAL AND MARKET PRICE,
CHAPTER V - ON WAGES,
CHAPTER VI - ON PROFITS,
CHAPTER VII - ON FOREIGN TRADE,
CHAPTER VIII - ON TAXES,
CHAPTER IX - TAXES ON RAW PRODUCE,
CHAPTER X - TAXES ON RENT,
CHAPTER XI - TITHES,
CHAPTER XII - LAND-TAX,
CHAPTER XIII - TAXES ON GOLD,
CHAPTER XIV - TAXES ON HOUSES,
CHAPTER XV - TAXES ON PROFITS,
CHAPTER XVI - TAXES ON WAGES,
CHAPTER XVII - TAXES ON OTHER COMMODITIES THAN RAW PRODUCE,
CHAPTER XVIII - POOR RATES,
CHAPTER XIX - ON SUDDEN CHANGES IN THE CHANNELS OF TRADE,
CHAPTER XX - VALUE AND RICHES, THEIR DISTINCTIVE PROPERTIES,
CHAPTER XXI - EFFECTS OF ACCUMULATION ON PROFITS AND INTEREST,
CHAPTER XXII - BOUNTIES ON EXPORTATION, AND PROHIBITIONS OF IMPORTATION,
CHAPTER XXIII - ON BOUNTIES ON PRODUCTIONS,
CHAPTER XXIV - DOCTRINE OF ADAM SMITH CONCERNING THE RENT OF LAND,
CHAPTER XXV - ON COLONIAL TRADE,
CHAPTER XXVI - ON GROSS AND NET REVENUE,
CHAPTER XXVII - ON CURRENCY AND BANKS,
CHAPTER XXVIII - ON THE COMPARATIVE VALUE OF GOLD, CORN, AND LABOUR IN RICH AND POOR COUNTRIES,
CHAPTER XXIX - TAXES PAID BY THE PRODUCER,
CHAPTER XXX - ON THE INFLUENCE OF DEMAND AND SUPPLY ON PRICES,
CHAPTER XXXI - ON MACHINERY,
CHAPTER XXXII - MR. MALTHUS'S OPINIONS ON RENT,
INDEX,

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