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Principles of Political Economy and Taxation

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ISBN-10: 1573921092

ISBN-13: 9781573921091

Edition: Unabridged 

Authors: David Ricardo

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This landmark treatise of 1817 formulated the guiding principles behind the market economy. Author Ricardo, with Adam Smith, founded the classical system of political economy, a school of thought that dominated economic policies throughout the 19th century and figured prominently in the theories of John Stuart Mill and Karl Marx.
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Book details

List price: $17.00
Publisher: Prometheus Books, Publishers
Publication date: 11/1/1996
Binding: Paperback
Pages: 305
Size: 5.75" wide x 8.75" long x 0.75" tall
Weight: 0.792

Original Preface
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On Value
On Rent
On the Rent of Mines
On Natural and Market Price
On Wages
On Profits
On Foreign Trade
On Taxes
Taxes on Raw Produce
Taxes on Rent
Taxes on Gold
Taxes on Houses
Taxes on Profits
Taxes on Wages
Taxes on Other Commodities Than Raw Produce
Poor Rates
On Sudden Changes in the Channels of Trade
Value and Riches, Their Distinctive Properties
Effects of Accumulation on Profits and Interest
Bounties on Exportation, and Prohibitions of Importation
On Bounties on Productions
Doctrine of Adam Smith Concerning the Rent of Land
On Colonial Trade
On Gross and Net Revenue
On Currency and Banks
On the Comparative Value of Gold, Corn, and Labor in Rich and Poor Countries
Taxes Paid by the Producer
On the Influence of Demand and Supply on Prices
On Machinery
Mr. Malthus's Opinions on Rent