Economic Harmonies

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Foundation for Economic Education, 1964 - Business & Economics - 596 pages
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User Review  - Timo - Goodreads

This is an important contribution to economics and social theory prior to the marginalist revolution of Gossen, Menger, Walras and Jevons. It is the most famous classic of what H. Dunning Macleod ... Read full review

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Unfinished masterpiece. Read Bastiat's introduction. It reads like scripture in parts. Read full review


Natural and Artificial Order
Wants Efforts Satisfactions
Mans Wants

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