Adam Smith

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Scottish economist who advocated less government intervention and more market influence in economic related matters amongst people. Adam Smith wrote a number of influential books during his life that has been credited with providing the foundation of modern economics, including "The Wealth of Nations."

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You should do some research on Adam Smith and see if you can find ways to use what he said to your benefit.

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Recently Americans have advocated the past economist Adam Smith because he stands for less Government which appears to be what the US needs today.

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My company's CEO hands out a copy of a book by Adam Smith to every new employee, because he believes the 18-century economist did work that is timeless and relevant to what we do.

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