The Wealth of Nations, Book 5

Adam SMITH (1723 - 1790)

An Inquiry into the Nature and Causes of the Wealth of Nations is the magnum opus of the Scottish economist Adam Smith, published on March 9, 1776 during the Scottish Enlightenment. It is a clearly written account of political economy at the dawn of the Industrial Revolution, and is widely considered to be the first modern work in the field of economics. (Introduction from Wikipedia)

This project was proof listened by mim@can, Betty M., and Barry Eads.

Genre(s): *Non-fiction

Language: English

Group: The Wealth of Nations

Section Chapter Reader Time
Play 01 Ch.1 - Of the Expense of the Sovereign or Commonwealth: Part 1, Of the Expense of Defense Stephen Escalera
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Play 02 Ch.1 (cont) - Part 2, Of the Expense of Justice Stephen Escalera
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Play 03 Ch. 1 (cont) - Part 3, Of the Expense of Public Works and Public Institutions: Article 1 Stephen Escalera
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Play 04 Ch. 1 (cont) - Part 3, Of the Expense of Public Works and Public Institutions: Article 1 (continued) Stephen Escalera
00:43:26
Play 05 Ch. 1 (cont) - Part 3, Of the Expense of Public Works and Public Institutions: Article 2 Stephen Escalera
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Play 06 Ch. 1 (cont) - Part 3, Of the Expense of Public Works and Public Institutions: Article 2 (continued) Stephen Escalera
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Play 07 Ch. 1 (cont) - Part 3, Of the Expense of Public Works and Public Institutions: Article 3 Stephen Escalera
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Play 08 Ch. 1 (cont) - Part 3, Of the Expense of Public Works and Public Institutions: Article 3 (continued) Stephen Escalera
00:37:20
Play 09 Ch. 2 - Of the Sources of the General or Public Revenue of the Society: Part 1, Of the Funds... Stephen Escalera
00:20:42
Play 10 Ch. 2 (cont) - Part 2, Of Taxes & Article 1: Taxes Upon Rent Stephen Escalera
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Play 11 Ch. 2 (cont) - Part 2, Article 1 (cont) Stephen Escalera
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Play 12 Ch. 2 (cont) - Part 2 (cont), Article 2: Taxes Upon Profit or upon the Revenue arising from Stock Stephen Escalera
00:44:28
Play 13 Ch. 2 (cont) - Part 2 (cont), Article 3: Taxes Upon the Wages of Labour & Article 4: Taxes which it is intended... Stephen Escalera
00:30:34
Play 14 Ch. 2 (cont) - Part 2 (cont), Article 4 (continued) Stephen Escalera
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Play 15 Ch. 2 (cont) - Part 2 (cont), Article 4 (continued) Stephen Escalera
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Play 16 Ch. 3 - Of Public Debts Stephen Escalera
00:40:36
Play 17 Ch. 3 (continued) Stephen Escalera
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Play 18 Ch. 3 (continued) Stephen Escalera
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