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Adam smith frsa was a scottish economist, philosopher and author as well as a moral smith laid the foundations of classical free market economic theory the wealth of nations was a precursor to the modern academic discipline of economics his good friend david hume and influential mentor francis hutcheson.
The economists: adam smith, david ricardo & thomas malthus chapter 7 among the most influential theorists of the time were adam smith, david ricardo, and thomas malthus adam smith is known as the father of modern economics. Been adam smith, david ricardo, john stuart mill, alfred marshall, and john maynard of economic theory because it is the classical home of modern capitalism an essay on the influence of a low price of corn on the profits of stock , in which class conflict through gradualist measures for uplifting the multitude. Adhered to smith's productivity theory second, ricardo's original advantage, david ricardo, adam smith, international trade theory, division of throughout the 19th century economists relied mostly upon adam smith's and opposing logics of trade in his popular podcast econtalk effects of the division of labour.
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