Search Images Maps Play YouTube News Gmail Drive More »
Sign in
Books Books
" By preferring the support of domestic to that of foreign industry he intends only his own security; and by directing that industry in such a manner as its produce may be of the greatest value, he intends only his own gain, and he is in this, as in many... "
From Adam Smith to the Wealth of America - Page 20
by Alvin Rabushka - 1985 - 237 pages
Limited preview - About this book

Catastrophes in Nature and Society: Mathematical Modeling of Complex Systems

Khlebopros, Rėm Grigorʹevich Khlebopros, Viktor Okhonin, Abram Ilʹich Fet - Mathematics - 2007 - 320 pages
...our dinner, but from their regard to their own interest". 1 ... "he intends only his own gain, and he is in this, as in many other cases, led by an invisible hand to promote an end which was no part of his intention..." [Smith, edition those who has ever smattered such planning....
Limited preview - About this book

Liberal Hearts and Conservative Brains: The Correlation Between Age and ...

Ron Lipsman - Political Science - 2007 - 296 pages
...industry in such a manner as its produce may be of the greatest value, he intends only his own gain, and he is in this, as in many other cases, led by an invisible hand to promote an end which was no part of his intention. Nor is it always the worse for the society that it was no...
Limited preview - About this book

The Human Rights Reader: Major Political Essays, Speeches, and Documents ...

Micheline Ishay - Political Science - 2007 - 559 pages
...industry in such a manner as its produce may be of the greatest value, he intends only his own gain, and he is in this, as in many other cases, led by an invisible hand to promote an end which was no part of his intention. Nor is it always the worse for the society that it was no...
Limited preview - About this book

Economics of Intangibles

Gary Zatzman, Rafiqul Islam - Business & Economics - 2007 - 407 pages
...industry in such a manner as its produce may be of the greatest value, he intends only his own gain, and he is in this, as in many other cases, led by an invisible hand to promote an end which was no part of his intention. Nor is it always the worse for the society that it was no...
Limited preview - About this book

Smart Governance: Governing the Global Knowledge Society

Helmut Willke - Social Science - 2007 - 222 pages
...actor is only interested in his or her egotistic advantage: » ... he intends only his own gain, and he is in this, as in many other cases, led by an invisible hand to promote an end which was no part of his intention« (Smith 1965: 423). Coase offers a more mundane explanation...
Limited preview - About this book

Physics of Societal Issues: Calculations on National Security, Environment ...

David Hafemeister - Science - 2007 - 487 pages
...promote the public interest, nor knows how much he is promoting it ... he intends only his own gain, and he is in this, as in many other cases, led by an invisible hand to promote an end which was no part of his intention." [Adam Smith, The Wealth of Nations, 1776] "Famine seems...
Limited preview - About this book

The Big Three in Economics: Adam Smith, Karl Marx, and John Maynard Keynes

Mark Skousen - Economics - 2007 - 243 pages
...industry in such a manner as its produce may be of the greatest value, he intends only his own gain, and he is in this, as in many other cases, led by an invisible hand to promote an end which was no part of his intention. Nor is it always the worse for the society that it was no...
Limited preview - About this book

Democracy, Equality, and Justice: John Adams, Adam Smith, and Political Economy

John E. Hill - Philosophy - 2007 - 265 pages
...industry in such a manner as its produce may be of the greatest value, he intends only his own gain, and he is in this, as in many other cases, led by an invisible hand to promote an end which was no part of his intention. Nor is it always the worse for the society that it was no...
Limited preview - About this book

L'impresa responsabile. Diritti sociali e corporate social responsability

Adalberto Perulli - Law - 2007 - 168 pages
...industry in such a manner as its produce may be of the greatest value, he intends only his own gain, and he is in this, as in many other cases, led by an invisible hand to promote an end which was no part of his intention. Nor is it always the worse for the society that it was no...
Limited preview - About this book

Your Financial Edge: How to Take the Curves in Shifting Financial Markets ...

Paul McCulley, Jonathan Fuerbringer - Business & Economics - 2007 - 244 pages
...industry in such a manner as its produce may be of the greatest value, he intends only his own gain, and he is in this, as in many other cases, led by an invisible hand to promote an end which was no part of his intention. Nor is it always the worse for society that it was no part...
Limited preview - About this book




  1. My library
  2. Help
  3. Advanced Book Search