The Little Book of Big Ideas: Economics contains the profiles and theories of 50 of the world's most eminent economists. From mercantilists through Keynesians to modern economic thought, this book gets behind 50 of the greatest minds and 10 core theories. Covering Hume, Smith and Marx, succinct biographies provide an insight into economists' personalities and reveal the outstanding contribution that each has made to this pervasive discipline. Essential concepts and themes have been expertly selected and complex issues are explained in their social, political and cultural context.
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Physiocrats argued , took up as much value as inputs into production as it
created in output , and consequently created no net product . Physiocrats viewed
the production of goods and services as consumption of the agricultural surplus ...
In Classical Political Economy , Say ' s Law is not much more than the idea that
production generates enough income to purchase the goods produced by that
production process . This idea is not only true by definition , but is comparable to
Input - output tables reveal the structure of industrial production in the economy ,
where outputs are also inputs , direct and indirect , into the production of other
goods , and sometimes even inputs in their own production . I – O analysis also ...
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Introduction by Professor James Rollo
Ibn Khaldun 12 Thomas Mun
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