Sentence Examples

  • As to his position as an economist, opinion is also divided.
  • EUGEN KARL DUHRING (1833-1901), German philosopher and political economist, was born on the 12th of January 1833 at Berlin.
  • It follows from Quesnay's theoretic views that the one thing deserving the solicitude of the practical economist and the statesman is the increase of the net product; and he infers also what Smith afterwards affirmed, on not quite the same ground, that the interest of the landowner is "strictly and indissolubly connected with the general interest of the society."
  • THOMAS ROBERT MALTHUS (1766-1834), English economist, was born in 1766 at the Rookery, near Guildford, Surrey, a small estate owned by his father, Daniel Malthus, a gentleman of good family and independent fortune, of considerable culture, the friend and correspondent of Rousseau and one of his executors.
  • ROBERT JAMES WALKER (1801-1869), American political leader and economist, was born in Northumberland, Pennsylvania, on the 23rd of July 1801.