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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Morality and Economics St Thomas Aquinas and trade Died : 1274 ,
Fossaunuova , Italy St Thomas Aquinas is perhaps best known as a theologian ,
but his great thirteenth - century work Summa Theologica also examined
questions of ...
That just begs another question , not so easily answered : what is the economy ?
At a fundamental level , the economy concerns how societies organise
themselves to provide for their material wellbeing . This primarily concerns the
The interest is related to the questions of where economic activities take place ,
why , and the implications . Why do countries closer to the Equator tend to be
poor ? Why do populations and industry tend to cluster in certain areas and not in
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Great read for perhaps a highschooler or college student interested in the field of economics. Gives a quick snapshot of many economists including their backgrounds and specialties within the field ... Read full review
Introduction by Professor James Rollo
Ibn Khaldun 12 Thomas Mun
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