Many of them—from Denis Diderot and Lawrence Sterne to David Hume and adam smith—met in the Paris salon of Baron Thierry Holbach.
adam smith argued that the spending of the wealthy was actually an engine of economic activity and employment.
adam smith has denied this interpretation of the email, and took the stand late in the afternoon.
But apparently executives on Wall Street are a bit rusty on their adam smith or Milton Friedman.
Early advocates of the free market, like adam smith, made two distinct arguments for capitalism.
adam smith expressed the process, named it, idealized it and made it self-conscious.
Because it is better for them to know about these animals than about Proudhon or adam smith!
adam smith had shown infinitely more understanding for the living connections, the broad movements of the whole.
The "perfect liberty" of choice of adam smith does not exist.
"Capital is timid," said adam smith, the truth of which many of us can attest.
Old English smið "blacksmith, armorer, one who works in metal" (jewelers as well as blacksmiths), more broadly, "handicraftsman, practitioner of skilled manual arts" (also including carpenters), from Proto-Germanic *smithaz "skilled worker" (cf. Old Saxon smith, Old Norse smiðr, Danish smed, Old Frisian smith, Old High German smid, German Schmied, Gothic -smiþa, in aiza-smiþa "coppersmith"), from PIE root *smi- "to cut, work with a sharp instrument" (cf. Greek smile "knife, chisel"). Attested as a surname since at least c.975.
Old English smiðian "to forge, fabricate, design," from the source of smith (n.). Related: Smithed; smithing.
Smith (smĭth), Hamilton Othanel. Born 1931.
American microbiologist. He shared a 1978 Nobel Prize for the discovery of restriction enzymes and their application to molecular genetics.
American microbiologist who isolated bacterial enzymes that could split genetic DNA into fragments large enough to retain genetic information but small enough to permit chemical analysis. The existence of these compounds (called restriction enzymes) was earlier predicted by Werner Arber, and their discovery revolutionized genetic engineering. For this work Smith shared the 1978 Nobel Prize for physiology or medicine with Arber and Daniel Nathans.
The Hebrews were not permitted by the Philistines in the days of Samuel to have a smith amongst them, lest they should make them swords and spears (1 Sam. 13:19). Thus the Philistines sought to make their conquest permanent (comp. 2 Kings 24:16).