Tag Archives: Adam Smith

The Real Adam Smith: Jesse Norman

A fine article from the UK Financial Times by Conservative MP Jesse Norman: Capitalism In search of the real Adam Smith How would the father of modern economics reform 21st-century capitalism? Jesse Norman “Capitalism in flames, populism and nationalism on … Continue reading

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Economics and Power by Norbert Haring

I rather liked the fact that this talk was given as a seminar to the British House of Lords. Imagine it being given the US Senate? There would be a lot of heart attacks especially as it starts by quoting … Continue reading

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Empathy and Sympathy: Dictionary Definitions

People seem to get very confused about the difference between empathy and sympathy in conflict. Indeed in one notable conflict on this blog last year, my correspondents seemed utterly unable to distinguish between my having a theory of mind of … Continue reading

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