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1. market price

The market price, or market value, is defined as the actual price paid for a commodity during a certain period of time, and may be contrasted with the ...

By G. Vaggi. From The New Palgrave Dictionary of Economics, Second Edition, 2008

2. Boisguilbert, Pierre le Pesant, Sieur de (1645–1714)

French economist and lawyer. Born at Rouen into a noblesse de robe family, Boisguilbert was educated at a Jesuit college in Rouen, the city where he spent ...

By Peter Groenewegen. From The New Palgrave Dictionary of Economics, Second Edition, 2008

3. Gournay, Jacques Claude Marie Vincent, Marquis de (1712–1759)

French economist, merchant and government official, Gournay was born at St. Malo in 1712. After a long career as merchant, spent largely in Cadiz (1729–44), ...

By Peter Groenewegen. From The New Palgrave Dictionary of Economics, Second Edition, 2008

4. Beccaria, Cesare Bonesana, Marchese di (1738–1794)

Italian economist, philosopher and statesman, Beccaria was born in Milan in 1738, educated at Parma and in law at Pavia, appointed Professor of Political ...

By Peter Groenewegen. From The New Palgrave Dictionary of Economics, Second Edition, 2008

5. Canard, Nicolas-François (c1750–1833)

French mathematician and economist, Canard was born in Moulins, near Vichy, around 1750, and died there in 1833. Little is known about his life other ...

By R.F. Hébert. From The New Palgrave Dictionary of Economics, Second Edition, 2008

6. Cantillon, Richard (1697–1734)

One Richard Cantillon, son of Philip Cantillon of Ballyheigue, County Kerry, was born in Ireland. Joseph Hone argued convincingly that this was the economist, ...

By Vivian Walsh. From The New Palgrave Dictionary of Economics, Second Edition, 2008

7. subsistence and subsistence wages

In ancient economies where slave labour was the predominant form of labour, and for a long time after, when the material conditions of the labourer were ...

By Krishna Bharadwaj. From The New Palgrave Dictionary of Economics, Second Edition, 2008

8. competition, classical

Only through the principle of competition has political economy any pretension to the character of a science. So far as rents, profits, wages, prices, ...

By John Eatwell. From The New Palgrave Dictionary of Economics, Second Edition, 2008

9. natural price

In the Wealth of Nations Smith says that when the price of any commodity is neither more nor less than what is sufficient to pay the rent of the land, ...

By G. Vaggi. From The New Palgrave Dictionary of Economics, Second Edition, 2008

10. specie-flow mechanism

The ‘specie-flow mechanism’ is an analytic version of automatic, or market, adjustment of the balance of international payments. In competitive markets ...

By William R. Allen. From The New Palgrave Dictionary of Economics, Second Edition, 2008