Principles of Political Economy

John Stuart MILL (1806 - 1873) and J. Laurence LAUGHLIN (1850 - 1933)

The Principles of Political Economy, first published in 1848, was one of the most important texts on the subject of economy at that time. It is broken up into five books; Production, Distribution, Exchange, Influence of the Progress of Society on Production and Influence of Government. This version is an abridged text book edited by J. Laurence Laughlin, and was used at the college level. (Summary by Ann Boulais)

Genre(s): Business & Economics

Language: English

Section Chapter Reader Time
Play 01 Preface Aaron Rivera
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Play 02 Introductory, A Sketch of the History of Political Economy, part 1 Aaron Rivera
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Play 03 Introductory, A Sketch of the History of Political Economy, part 2 Aaron Rivera
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Play 04 Preliminary Remarks Nathan Rosquist
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Play 05 Book I, Chapter I: Of the Requisites of Production Nathan Rosquist
00:14:01
Play 06 Book I, Chapter II: Of Unproductive Labor realisticspeakers
00:11:43
Play 07 Book I, Chapter III: Of Capital Jim Nyenhuis
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Play 08 Book I, Chapter IV: Fundamental Propositions Respecting Capital, part 1 THBosc
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Play 09 Book I, Chapter IV: Fundamental Propositions Respecting Capital, part 2 THBosc
00:30:19
Play 10 Book I, Chapter V: On Circulating and Fixed Capital Sean Lally
00:12:52
Play 11 Book I, Chapter VI: Of Causes Affecting the Efficiency of Production Sean Lally
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Play 12 Book I, Chapter VII: Of the Law of the Increase of Labor Sean Lally
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Play 13 Book I, Chapter VIII: Of the Law of the Increase of Capital Sean Lally
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Play 14 Book I, Chapter IX: Of the Law of the Increase of Production From Land Farnood
00:45:24
Play 15 Book I, Chapter X: Consequences of the Foregoing Laws adrien
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Play 16 Book II, Chapter I: Of Property THBosc
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Play 17 Book II, Chapter II: Of Wages mdecker142
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Play 18 Book II, Chapter III: Of Remedies for Low Wages Garrett Goodison
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Play 19 Book II, Chapter IV: Of the Differences of Wages in Different Employments Shasta
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Play 20 Book II, Chapter V: Of Profits Aaron Carlow
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Play 21 Book II, Chapter VI: Of Rents Josh Leach
00:36:18
Play 22 Book III, Chapter I: Of Value THBosc
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Play 23 Book III, Chapter II: Ultimate Analysis of Cost of Production TriciaG
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Play 24 Book III, Chapter III: Of Rent, in its Relation Value Shasta
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Play 25 Book III, Chapter IV: Of Money Availle
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Play 26 Book III, Chapter V: Of the Value of Money, as Dependent on Demand and Supply Availle
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Play 27 Book III, Chapter VI: Of the Value of Money, as Dependent on Cost of Production Availle
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Play 28 Book III, Chapter VII: Of a Double Standard and Subsidiary Coins realisticspeakers
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Play 29 Book III, Chapter VIII: Of Credit, as a Substitute for Money Anna Simon
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Play 30 Book III, Chapter IX: Influence of Credit on Prices DrPGould
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Play 31 Book III, Chapter X: Of an Inconvertible Paper Currency, part 1 realisticspeakers
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Play 32 Book III, Chapter X: Of an Inconvertible Paper Currency, part 2 realisticspeakers
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Play 33 Book III, Chapter XI: Of Excess of Supply Shasta
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Play 34 Book III, Chapter XII: Of Some Peculiar Cases of Value Shasta
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Play 35 Book III, Chapter XIII: Of International Trade Availle
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Play 36 Book III, Chapter XIV: Of International Values Availle
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Play 37 Book III, Chapter XV: Of Money Considered as an Imported Commodity mdecker142
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Play 38 Book III, Chapter XVI: Of the Foreign Exchanges realisticspeakers
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Play 39 Book III, Chapter XVII: Of the Distribution of Precious Metals Through the Commercial World realisticspeakers
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Play 40 Book III, Chapter XVIII: Influence of the Currency on the Exchanges and on Foreign Trade DrPGould
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Play 41 Book III, Chapter XIX: Of the Rate of Interest DrPGould
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Play 42 Book III, Chapter XX: Of the Competition of Different Countries in the Same Market realisticspeakers
00:40:51
Play 43 Book III, Chapter XXI: Of Distribution, as Affected by Exchange DrPGould
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Play 44 Book IV, Chapter I: Influence of the Progress of Industry and Population on Values and Prices Josip B.
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Play 45 Book IV, Chapter II: Influence of the Progress of Industry and Population on Rents, Profits and Wages TriciaG
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Play 46 Book IV, Chapter III: Of the Tendency of Profits to a Minimum KHand
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Play 47 Book IV, Chapter IV: Consequences of the Tendency of Profits to a Minimum, and the Stationary State Sonia
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Play 48 Book IV, Chapter V: On the Possible Futurity of the Laboring-Classes realisticspeakers
00:46:46
Play 49 Book V, Chapter I: On the General Principles of Taxation Anna Simon
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Play 50 Book V, Chapter II: Of Direct Taxes Shasta
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Play 51 Book V, Chapter III: Of Taxes on Commodities, or Indirect Taxes, part 1 Josh Leach
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Play 52 Book V, Chapter III: Of Taxes on Commodities, or Indirect Taxes, part 2 Josh Leach
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Play 53 Book V, Chapter IV: Comparison Between Direct and Indirect Taxes DrPGould
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Play 54 Book V, Chapter V: Of a National Debt Shasta
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Play 55 Book V, Chapter VI: Of the Interference of Government Grounded on Erroneous Theories, part 1 realisticspeakers
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Play 56 Book V, Chapter VI: Of the Interference of Government Grounded on Erroneous Theories, part 2 realisticspeakers
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