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El chocolomo

Esta semana nos han visitado el Presidente de Argentina y su mujer, la estilosa Juliana Awada. Como era de esperar, muchos han hablado del duelo estilístico… 1.866 kata lagi

Economía

A Budget by any other name would smell the same

THE more things change, the more they stay the same. It’s an old French saying, says Terry Bell in his latest Labour Wrap, and he thinks it applies not only to the latest South African Budget, but to almost all such economic policy statements. 309 kata lagi

Commentary

Locke On Property

One of the more fascinating chapters in John Locke’s Second Treatise on Civil Government explains his position on property. He ties his view in with his doctrine of natural human rights which informed the thinking of our founders as well. 910 kata lagi

Hugh's Blogs

Edith Rosa McDonald and Adam Smith

Today I added one headstone photograph to St. John’s Anglican Church Cemetery, Necum Teuch, Halifax County, NS.

Smith

Edith R.: 1895 – 1966

her husband… 112 kata lagi

St. John's Anglican Church Cemetery

The Paradox of Free Markets

No individual has had a greater influence on economic policy than Adam Smith. Smith laid the foundations of classical free market theory and most notably conceptualized the idea that profit maximizing firms interacting with rational consumers in competitive markets lead to prosperous societies. 1.108 kata lagi

Philosophy

Matthew Lau: The Pope doesn’t understand capitalism, but he’d definitely like Adam Smith

A defining characteristic of the current papacy is the fight against poverty, but alas, were we to take economic advice from the current Pope, the world would surely be much poorer. 642 kata lagi

FP Comment

Adam Smith: On Sending Your Adolescent Abroad

Adam Smith discussed many things in The Wealth of Nations, not just economics. One interesting topic revolves around a father sending his son abroad for schooling. 201 kata lagi