1.2 — The Smithean View of Trade: Divison of Labor — Class Content

Meeting Date

Thursday, January 26, 2023


Today we look at Adam Smith’s understanding of what is the cause of the wealth of nations: the division of labor.



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I suggest printing the slides beforehand and using them to take additional notes in class (not everything is in the slides)!


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