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Insights from Adam Smith: On the Fear of Death

Most people know Adam Smith (1723-1790) as the father of modern economic thought because of his seminal work An Inquiry into the Nature and Causes of the Wealth of Nations… 736 more words


Quote of the Day

Such in reality is the absurd confidence which almost all men have in their own good fortune, that wherever there is the least probability of success, too great a share of it is apt to go to them […] of its own accord. 10 more words


Book Review: J.R.R. Tolkien by Wyatt North (Two Stars)

Book Review: J.R.R. Tolkien: A life Inspired by Wyatt North

Two stars out of five.

Modern authors have the idea that biographies must be at least seven hundred pages long, even if they don’t have seven hundred pages of material. 161 more words

Book Reviews

How do groups choose?

I want to take this blog post to completely indulge you, the reader, into a field that I hope to work in the near future. The field I want to get into is public policy, mainly focusing on human behavior. 418 more words

Political Science

Wealth of Nations: Part III.II Natural and Market Price

First, sorry for the long break. Second lets pick up where we were with Adam Smith and the Wealth of Nations with Chapter 7, of the Natural and Market Price of Commodities. 463 more words

Adam Smith

Quality of Labour Force: Fighting Against Inequality

Men can make this world a best place; also they might destroy it if they are misused. It depends upon circumstances. So the World needs to pay close attention on the issues of human resources globally. 454 more words