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History of Political Economy (1970) 2 (1): 199–204.
Published: 01 March 1970
... Postlethwayt (1707?-1767). At that time the author did not know of all the publications on the subject which Postlethwayt put out, nor was he aware that in all prob- ability Postlethwayt, known as a plagiarist,2 took over “his” project from a certain merchant who later cooperated with him...
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History of Political Economy (2017) 49 (3): 531–534.
Published: 01 September 2017
... and Commerce . London . Cantillon R. 2015 . Essay on the Nature of Trade in General . Translated and edited by Murphy A. . Indianapolis : Liberty Fund . Postlethwayt M. 1751–55 . Universal Dictionary of Trade and Commerce . London : John and Paul Knapton . Tsuda T...
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History of Political Economy (2014) 46 (4): 609–640.
Published: 01 November 2014
... the Essai , formulations found in Malachy Postlethwayt’s Universal Dictionary sometimes go beyond what we find in the French text. One passage in particular shows that Cantillon was in a sense groping toward a notion of profit as a return on capital that was closer to the classical conception...
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History of Political Economy (2017) 49 (2): 177–206.
Published: 01 June 2017
... . Heckscher Eli F. 1935 . Mercantilism , 2 vols . Translated by Shapiro Mendel . London : G. Allen & Unwin . Hollander Stanley C. 1953 . “Malachy Postlethwayt's British Mercantile College, 1755.” The Accounting Review 28 ( 3 ): 434 – 38 . Holmes Geoffrey . 1967...
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History of Political Economy (1997) 29 (3): 447–522.
Published: 01 September 1997
... , Sidney 1965 . The Genesis of Modern Management: A Study of the Industrial Revolution in Great Britain . Cambridge: Harvard University Press. Postlethwayt , Malachy 1757 . Britain's Commercial Interest Explained and Improved . 2 vols. London: D. Browne. Price , Richard 1803...
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History of Political Economy (1989) 21 (3): 521–536.
Published: 01 September 1989
...; an ambiguity lying in the two contrasting meanings of scheme as either plan or intrigue/plot. The definition given by Postlethwayt’s Dic- tionary, “one who contrives, schemes, or forms any public design,” is very close to Johnson’s. And Postlethwayt also gives a number of other possible definitions...
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History of Political Economy (1997) 29 (2): 295–326.
Published: 01 June 1997
... la France et de la Grande Bretagne . Amsterdam: Changuion. Pluquet , F. A. Adrien. 1786 . Traité philosophique et politique sur le luxe . 2 vols. Paris: Barrois. Postlethwayt , Malachy [1751–55] 1971 . The Universal Dictionary of Trade and Commerce . 2 vols. New York: Kelley...
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History of Political Economy (1991) 23 (2): 301–336.
Published: 01 June 1991
... [actually Rome or Perugia]: Eredi di C. d'Egmond, 1733. Petty , William 1662 . A Treatise of Taxes. … In The Economic Writings of Sir William Petty , vol. 1 . 1899. Reprinted, New York: Kelley, 1963. Petyt , William 1680 . Britannia Languens . In McCulloch 1856a. Postlethwayt...
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History of Political Economy (1990) 22 (3): 577–579.
Published: 01 September 1990
.... If political considerations were primary in deciding the course of foreign trade, as so representative a figure as Malachy Postlethwayt emphasized, then it is meaningless to consider a normative “theory” of foreign trade at that time. The case of Samuel Fortrey is instructive. In 1663 he wrote Englands...
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History of Political Economy (1985) 17 (3): 493–496.
Published: 01 September 1985
... on trade policy from those of the mercantilists is unconvincing. E. A. J. Johnson in his book Predecessors of Adam Smith (1937) plainly likened the views of such mercantilist visionaries as Postlethwayt and Steuart to those of List. It is intriguing that List never confronted Ricardo’s far more...
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History of Political Economy (2007) 39 (4): 679–712.
Published: 01 November 2007
... encouraged by “somewhat better pay and wages.” Vanderlint’s words were repeated verbatim by Malachy Postlethwayt ([1757] 1968, 37), who also developed arguments of his own to the effect that the qual- ity of English goods and the productivity of her industry generally were due to the superior...
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History of Political Economy (2017) 49 (4): 631–666.
Published: 01 December 2017
... Realfonzo Riccardo . 2001 . “ On Money by Ferdinando Galiani: Notes, Social Accounting and Confidence .” History of Economic Ideas 9 ( 3 ): 61 – 94 . Postlethwayt Malachy . 1749 . A Dissertation on the Plan, Use, and Importance, of the Universal Dictionary of Trade and Commerce . London...
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History of Political Economy (1990) 22 (3): 573–577.
Published: 01 September 1990
...-trade theories of the mercantilists. If political considerations were primary in deciding the course of foreign trade, as so representative a figure as Malachy Postlethwayt emphasized, then it is meaningless to consider a normative “theory” of foreign trade at that time. The case of Samuel...
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History of Political Economy (1992) 24 (1): 129–152.
Published: 01 March 1992
... as Malachy Postlethwayt that Foreign Trade was to be considered a political problem and it is therefore not very meaningful to compare Smith and his predecessors on this issue.4 2. An excellent chronological account of the growth of Economics in the seventeenth and eighteenth century...
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History of Political Economy (2012) 44 (4): 691–693.
Published: 01 November 2012
... after Cantillon’s death, but the substance of large parts of it was plagiarized in English by one Malachi Postlethwayt before it came out in French. Higgs based his translation on Postlethwayt’s, where he could, in the belief that Cantillon had originally written a version in English that had...
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History of Political Economy (2012) 44 (4): 693–695.
Published: 01 November 2012
... to it, for reasons that Saucier and Thornton do not discuss. The French text was not published until twenty-one years after Cantillon’s death, but the substance of large parts of it was plagiarized in English by one Malachi Postlethwayt before it came out in French. Higgs based his translation...
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History of Political Economy (2012) 44 (4): 695–696.
Published: 01 November 2012
... Malachi Postlethwayt before it came out in French. Higgs based his translation on Postlethwayt’s, where he could, in the belief that Cantillon had originally written a version in English that had fallen into Postlethwayt’s hands, giving at least some clues to Cantillon’s own English. This explains...
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History of Political Economy (2012) 44 (4): 697–698.
Published: 01 November 2012
... Malachi Postlethwayt before it came out in French. Higgs based his translation on Postlethwayt’s, where he could, in the belief that Cantillon had originally written a version in English that had fallen into Postlethwayt’s hands, giving at least some clues to Cantillon’s own English. This explains...
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History of Political Economy (2012) 44 (4): 699–701.
Published: 01 November 2012
... not discuss. The French text was not published until twenty-one years after Cantillon’s death, but the substance of large parts of it was plagiarized in English by one Malachi Postlethwayt before it came out in French. Higgs based his translation on Postlethwayt’s, where he could, in the belief...
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History of Political Economy (2012) 44 (4): 701–703.
Published: 01 November 2012
... Malachi Postlethwayt before it came out in French. Higgs based his translation on Postlethwayt’s, where he could, in the belief that Cantillon had originally written a version in English that had fallen into Postlethwayt’s hands, giving at least some clues to Cantillon’s own English. This explains...