An Inquiry Into the Nature and Causes of the Wealth of Nations, Volume 1

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Librito Mondi, 1805 - Economics - 512 pages
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This classic series represents the Western canon not without academic controversy. The latest volumes of the Great Books include some women writers, but they are still definitely underrepresented ... Read full review

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The first time I started this book I was in my teens. This time I was able to get past the first fifty pages and found an enjoyable and at times disturbing book. The book contains elements of satire ... Read full review

Contents

INTRODUCTION AND PLAN OF THE WORK
6
OF THE PRINCIPLE WHICH GIVES OCCASION TO
13
OF THE REAL AND NOMINAL PRICE OF COMMODITIES
22
OF THE COMPONENT PART OF THE PRICE
33
OF THE WAGES OF LABOUR
44
OF THE PROFITS OF STOCK
58
OF WAGES AND PROFIT IN THE DIFFERENT EMPLOYMENTS
65
OF THE RENT OF LAND
93
OF THE NATURE ACCUMULATION AND EMPLOYMENT
169
OF THE DIVISION OF STOCK
171
OF THE ACCUMULATION OF CAPITAL OR OF PRODUCTIVE
206
OF THE DIFFERENT EMPLOYMENTS OF CAPITALS
223
OF THE DISCOURAGEMENT OF AGRICULTURE IN
237
HOW THE COMMERCE OF TOWNS CONTRIBUTED TO
251
OF RESTRAINTS UPON IMPORTATION FROM FOREIGN
273
OF THE EXTRAORDINARY RESTRAINTS UPON
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