Adam Smith

Adam Smith

The Condensed Wealth of Nations and The Incredibly Condensed Theory of Moral Sentiments Eamonn Butler     Contents 1 Introduction 4 2  The Condensed Wealth of Nations 7Book I: Economic efficiency and the factors of production 9Book II: The accumulation...
Cartesianism

Cartesianism

Cartesianism, the philosophical and scientific traditions derived from the writings of the French philosopher René Descartes (1596–1650). Metaphysically and epistemologically, Cartesianism is a species of rationalism, because...
A Hayekian Case for Free Markets and a Basic Income

A Hayekian Case for Free Markets and a Basic Income

Introduction If Friedrich Hayek is not in our discussions on how best to govern a community, he should be. Not only because his most popular book, The Road to Serfdom, was used by Reagan and Thacher to run a country (their own admission), but because he has a lot of...