By Alexander Dow,Sheila Dow
Modern economics has, at its starting place, scholarly contributions from many popular Scottish thinkers. This revealing paintings examines the roots of this nice culture, locations in standpoint a range of authors, and assesses their contribution over 3 centuries within the mild of a particular Scottish method of economics.
Scottish Enlightenment is a longtime region of study curiosity, and this quantity bargains new scholarship on key Enlightenment figures while putting emphasis on their method of financial inspiration. Smith and Hume are key, yet different much less universal, but vital authors also are investigated the following, together with a assassin, a progressive, a scientific practitioner and a novelist (John legislation, Sir James Stuart, John Rae and defend Nicholson, respectively).
The most recent in a prestigious sequence charting nationwide traditions within the background of monetary inspiration, this significant booklet, a vital learn for students of monetary suggestion, positive factors contributions from such significant historians of monetary inspiration as Andrew Skinner and Antoin Murphy.
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A History of Scottish Economic Thought (The Routledge History of Economic Thought) by Alexander Dow,Sheila Dow