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Say's Law; An Historical Analysis

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Say's Law--the idea that "supply creates its own demand"--has been a basic concept in economics for almost two centuries. Thomas Sowell traces its evolution as it emerged from successive controversies, particularly two of the most bitter and long lasting in the history of the discipline, the "general glut controversy" that reached a peak in the 1820s, and the Keynesian Rev
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Published November 21st 1972 by Princeton University Press (first published November 1st 1972)
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Though dated, Thomas Sowell's Say's law is a comprehensive analysis of the controversy surrounding Say's law, a basic economic concept.
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Brillante exposition! Je le conseille à quiconque veut comprendre ce qui est peut-être la loi la plus simple mais aussi la plus importante en économie.
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Thomas Sowell is an American economist, social commentator, and author of dozens of books. He often writes from an economically laissez-faire perspective. He is currently a senior fellow of the Hoover Institution at Stanford University. In 1990, he won the Francis Boyer Award, presented by the American Enterprise Institute. In 2002 he was awarded the National Humanities Medal for prolific ...more
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