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Adam Smith
A Scottish Economist
Adam Smith
The Wealth of Nations
The work is credited as a watershed in history and economics due to its comprehensive, largely accurate characterization of economic mechanisms that survive in modern economics
The Wealth of Nations by Adam Smith
   was titled from the literary source   
Isaiah 61:6
The Wealth of Nations
   was written by   
Adam Smith
1776, “It is not from the benevolence of the….baker that we expect our dinner….”
Adam Smith
   is buried in   
Canongate Kirkyard, Edinburgh, Scotland
Founder of modern economics
Adam Smith Published The Wealth of Nations
First modern work in the field of economics
Adam Smith
"No Society Can Surely Be Flourishing and Happy of Which the Far Greater Part of the Members Are Poor and Miserable"
Scottish moral philosopher and a pioneer of political economy

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