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  • Economics, Finance, Business and Industry,
  • 1767-1832,
  • Economics,
  • Economists,
  • France,
  • History,
  • Say, Jean Baptiste,,
  • Business/Economics

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ContributionsJohn Cunningham Wood (Editor), Steven Kates (Editor)
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Open LibraryOL10187396M
ISBN 100415193443
ISBN 109780415193443

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  Jean-Baptiste Say: A French classical, liberal economist and scholar. Jean-Baptiste Say is known for his contribution to Say's Law of Markets and for his work on . Book Description. Jean-Baptiste Say (–) was one of the first great economists to have laid down the foundations of economic science. Author of the famous Treatise on Political Economy in , which was revised and re-edited on several occasions, he published numerous other works including a voluminous Complete Course in Practical Political Economy in –9. Jean-Baptiste Lamarck was born in Northern France on August 1, He was the youngest of eleven children born to Philippe Jacques de Monet de La Marck and Marie-Françoise de Fontaines de Chuignolles, a noble but not rich family. Most men in Lamarck's family went into the military, including his father and older : Heather Scoville. French economist J. B. Say is most commonly identified with Say’s Law, which states that supply creates its own demand. Over the years Say’s Law has been embroiled in two kinds of controversy—the first over its authorship, the second over what it means and, given each meaning, whether it .

Jean Baptiste Say (zhäN bätēst´ sā), –, French A Treatise on Political Economy (, tr. from the 4th ed. ) he effectively reorganized and popularized the theories of Adam Smith. Say also developed a noted theory of markets and the concept of the entrepreneur. Say's law of markets holds that supply creates its own demand. Ansichtskarte / Postkarte Paris XVI., École Jean Baptiste Say and a great selection of related books, art and collectibles available now at   Jean-Baptiste Say’s signature achievement, A Treatise on Political Economy, was first published in One notable aspect of this book is that its title combines two disciplines, economics and politics. And this makes sense if you consider that Say, besides being a gifted economist, was also a renowned philosopher and entrepreneur. Jean-Baptiste Say () has been described as a revolutionary, an author of scholarly books and popular tracts, a social philosopher, a successful entrepreneur-a remarkable Renaissance man. Above all, however, he was a great economist/5(3).