Document Type

Article

Publication Date

2017

Abstract

Why should we read a book printed 240 years ago? The book is old. Our circumstances and institutions are different. Its examples are dated. Its policies are irrelevant today. Its economic theories are full of mistakes. Even its political ideology is ambiguous. So, why bother reading this old book?

Document Object Identifier (DOI)

10.1590/0103-6351/3743

Publication Information

Nova Economia

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