Richard Cantillon, writing fifty years ahead of Adam Smith, was once the 1st to determine the financial system as an interrelated complete, and the 1st to provide a coherent account of the way it really works. this can be the 1st complete research of his fiscal thought and of his position within the historical past of the topic.
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