The New Palgrave Dictionary of Economics

2018 Edition
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Balance of Trade, History of the Theory

  • S. Bauer
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The views of the earliest popular economists of England on the best manner of enriching the nation agree with the measures taken by the legislature and with the balance-of-bargain system, as enforced by the statutes of employment.

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  • S. Bauer
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