Adam Smith

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Noun1.Adam Smith - Scottish economist who advocated private enterprise and free trade (1723-1790)Adam Smith - Scottish economist who advocated private enterprise and free trade (1723-1790)
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Adam Smith and Malthus, two younger Gradgrinds, were out at lecture in custody; and little Jane, after manufacturing a good deal of moist pipe-clay on her face with slate-pencil and tears, had fallen asleep over vulgar fractions.
On the one shelf at the library he found Karl Marx, Ricardo, Adam Smith, and Mill, and the abstruse formulas of the one gave no clew that the ideas of another were obsolete.
The consequence is, that while he is reading Adam Smith, Ricardo, and Say, he runs his father in debt irretrievably.
Now the Adam Smith Institute says the idea will ease the transition as huge swathes of the workforce are replaced by robots.
Pride and Profit: The Intersection of Jane Austen and Adam Smith
The Adam Smith Institute predicts that in the event of a Brexit on June 23 the UK would likely have to join the European Economic Area (EEA) because that option would be the only one possible to achieve within a two-year, treaty-defined time frame.
Sky Boxing's editor Adam Smith and myself were guests revealing all (well, almost all) about our mutual pal.
Calculated Risk's roster of authorised Adam Smith Harley-Davidson dealerships includes Adam Smith's Texas Harley-Davidson in Bedford, TX, Adam Smith's Texoma Harley-Davidson in Sherman, TX and Adam Smith's Harley-Davidson of Waco.
His new book is How Adam Smith Can Change Your Life: An Unexpected Guide to Human Nature and Happiness.
Adam Smith lost his job at a firm of solicitors in March but made a determined pledge to find work that would satisfy his love of computers.
The Adam Smith Institute has opined that an independent Scotland should use the pound without a formal currency union or support of the Bank of England.