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1.

Rational Decision-Making under Uncertainty: Observed Betting Patterns on a Biased Coin

Number of pages: 8 Posted: 25 Oct 2016
Working Paper Series
Elm Partners and Pimco
Downloads 6,186
2.

Optimal Trade Sizing in a Game with Favourable Odds: The Stock Market

Number of pages: 4 Posted: 02 Dec 2016 Last Revised: 05 Dec 2016
Working Paper Series
Elm Partners and Citigroup, Inc. - Citigroup Global Markets
Downloads 1,404
3.

Saving Locke from Marx: The Labor Theory of Value in Intellectual Property Theory

Social Philosophy and Policy, Vol. 29, No. 2, 2012, George Mason Law & Economics Research Paper No. 12-02
Number of pages: 35 Posted: 13 Jan 2012 Last Revised: 14 Jun 2012
Accepted Paper Series
George Mason University - Antonin Scalia Law School, Faculty
Downloads 1,323
4.

Competitive Market Achieves the Greatest Happiness of the Minimum Number

Number of pages: 9 Posted: 29 Mar 2016 Last Revised: 09 May 2016
Working Paper Series
Osaka University - Graduate School of Economics
Downloads 963
5.

A Sharper Lens for Sizing Up Nickels and Steamrollers

Number of pages: 3 Posted: 23 Nov 2016 Last Revised: 26 Jan 2017
Working Paper Series
Elm Partners and Elm Partners
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6.

What's Past is Not Prologue

Number of pages: 5 Posted: 12 Sep 2017
Working Paper Series
Elm Partners, Elm Partners and Elm Partners
Downloads 743
7.

What Our Market Return Forecasts Really Mean: Convexity in Equity Returns and its Implications for Investment Sizing

Number of pages: 8 Posted: 10 Feb 2017 Last Revised: 13 Feb 2017
Working Paper Series
Elm Partners and Elm Partners
Downloads 679
8.

Adam Smith - A Primer

Institute of Economic Affairs Monographs, Occasional Paper No. 141
Number of pages: 69 Posted: 30 Jul 2007
Accepted Paper Series
Adam Smith Institute
Downloads 669
9.

The Leviathan of Thomas Hobbes

Cuaderno CIPE, Forthcoming
Number of pages: 13 Posted: 09 Jan 2010
Working Paper Series
Universidad Externado de Colombia - Facultad de Finanzas, Gobierno y Relaciones Internacionales
Downloads 589
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Comparing J.M. Keynes’s and F. Von Hayek’s Differing Definitions of Uncertainty as it Relates to Knowledge: Keynes’s Unavailable or Missing Knowledge Concept Versus Hayek’s Dispersal of Knowledge Concept

International Journal of Applied Economics and Econometrics, Volume 19, No.3, July-September 2011, pp.1-20
Number of pages: 16 Posted: 31 Jan 2011 Last Revised: 01 May 2012
Accepted Paper Series
California State University - Department of Operations Management
Downloads 550
11.

The Economic Thought of David Hume: A Pioneer in the Field of Law & Economics

Hume Studies, Vol. 15, No. 1, pp. 184-204, 1989
Number of pages: 31 Posted: 06 May 2005
Accepted Paper Series
Fayetteville State University - Department of Accounting
Downloads 545
12.

On the Smithian Origins of "New" Trade and Growth Theories

Univ. of Illinois-Urbana-Champaign Commerce & Business Admin. Working Paper No. 02-0100
Number of pages: 17 Posted: 13 Feb 2002
Working Paper Series
Ankara University
Downloads 489
13.

The Financial Bailout

Number of pages: 4 Posted: 06 Feb 2009
Working Paper Series
Fayetteville State University - Department of Accounting
Downloads 468
14.

'The Road to Serfdom' with 'the Intellectuals and Socialism'

IEA Occasional Paper No. 136
Number of pages: 73 Posted: 31 Jan 2006
Working Paper Series
IEA, Institute of Economic Affairs, U.K., (Deceased), The Heritage Foundation and George Mason University
Downloads 461
15.

Why Libertarians Shouldn't Be (Too) Skeptical About Intellectual Property

Progress & Freedom Foundation Progress on Point Paper No. 13.4
Number of pages: 11 Posted: 26 Apr 2007
Working Paper Series
New York University School of Law
Downloads 411
16.

An Evaluation of David Ricardo's Theory of Comparative Costs: Direct and Indirect Critiques

Journal of Economic Development, Vol. 34, No. 1, June 2009
Posted: 11 Dec 2008 Last Revised: 27 Dec 2008
Working Paper Series
Centre de Recherche en Sciences Economiques et Sociales
Downloads 408
17.

The Monetary Economy and the Economic Crisis

Duke University Center for the History of Political Economy Working Paper No. 2011-04, Duke Department of Economics Research Paper
Number of pages: 27 Posted: 12 Feb 2011
Working Paper Series
University of Western Ontario - Department of Economics
Downloads 404
18.

Raíces Y Evolución Del Liberalismo De La Escuela Austriaca (Roots and Evolution of Liberalism of the Austrian School)

Number of pages: 44 Posted: 29 Oct 2014
Working Paper Series
Universidad Francisco Marroquín
Downloads 393
19.

Adam Smith's Theory of Money and Banking

Number of pages: 41 Posted: 26 Aug 2012 Last Revised: 05 Sep 2012
Working Paper Series
Ball State University - Department of Economics
Downloads 361
20.

Adam Smith and Modern Economics.

The Princeton Guide to Adam Smith, edited by Ryan Hanley and at Princeton University Press, Forthcoming, NHH Dept. of Economics Discussion Paper No. 13/2014
Number of pages: 22 Posted: 07 May 2014
Working Paper Series
Norwegian School of Economics (NHH)
Downloads 353
21.

How Blackstone Became a Blackstonian

Theoretical Inquiries in Law (2009)
Number of pages: 24 Posted: 07 Dec 2007 Last Revised: 15 Jul 2014
Accepted Paper Series
Tel Aviv University - Buchmann Faculty of Law
Downloads 350
22.

Adam Smith's Vision of the Ethical Manager

Number of pages: 35 Posted: 02 Jun 2009
Working Paper Series
University of Guelph-Humber
Downloads 338
23.

Presumptions in Political Economy: Alternative Approaches for Assessing the Economic Role of the State

The Economic Role of the State, Forthcoming, GMU Working Paper in Economics No. 15-17
Number of pages: 31 Posted: 15 Dec 2014 Last Revised: 08 Mar 2015
Working Paper Series
George Mason University - Department of Economics and George Mason University - Department of Economics
Downloads 335
24.

Lectures on John Maynard Keynes’ General Theory of Employment, Interest and Money (1): Chapter One, Background and Historical Setting

University of Guelph Department of Economics and Finance Discussion Paper No. 2013-06
Number of pages: 51 Posted: 19 Aug 2013
Working Paper Series
University of Guelph - Department of Economics
Downloads 331
25.

Explanation in Economics (La Explicación en Economía) (Spanish and Romanian)

Anale Volumul XV Seria Drept Editora Augusta Timisoara, 2009
Number of pages: 12 Posted: 06 Dec 2009 Last Revised: 06 Jan 2010
Accepted Paper Series
Universidad Externado de Colombia - Facultad de Finanzas, Gobierno y Relaciones Internacionales
Downloads 314
26.

The Cobb-Douglas Production Function and Political Economy

Number of pages: 17 Posted: 08 Feb 2010 Last Revised: 01 Apr 2013
Working Paper Series
EURODOS
Downloads 307
27.

Keynes and the Classics: The Simplest Approach

International Journal of Applied Economics and Econometrics, Vol. 19, No. 1, pp. 1-33, January-March 2011
Number of pages: 24 Posted: 25 Mar 2011
Accepted Paper Series
Universidade Federal do Espirito Santo and California State University - Department of Operations Management
Downloads 300
28.

Corporate Law and its Efficiency: A Review of History

American Journal of Legal History, Vol. 50, pp. 237-283, 2010
Number of pages: 45 Posted: 19 Jan 2010 Last Revised: 28 Jun 2013
Accepted Paper Series
University of Ottawa - Common Law Section
Downloads 297
29.

Intergenerational Equity and the Antarctic Treaty System: Continued Efforts to Prevent 'Mastery'

Yearbook of Polar Law, Vol. 3, 2011
Number of pages: 37 Posted: 18 Feb 2011
Accepted Paper Series
Tilburg University
Downloads 292
30.

From Adam Smith to Darwin

Number of pages: 14 Posted: 30 Jul 2009
Working Paper Series
Ghent University
Downloads 287
31.

The Theory of Social Cooperation Historically and Robustly Contemplated

Number of pages: 39 Posted: 09 Nov 2012 Last Revised: 17 May 2014
Working Paper Series
George Mason University - Department of Economics and Sorrell College of Business, Troy University
Downloads 286
32.

Anthropology and Economic Imperialism: The Battlefield of Culture

NUBS Industrial Economics Division Working Paper
Number of pages: 33 Posted: 17 May 2005
Working Paper Series
Nottingham University Business School (NUBS)
Downloads 280
33.

Lectures on John Maynard Keynes' General Theory of Employment, Interest and Money (6): Chapters 8, 9 and 10: Keynes' Theory of Consumer Behaviour

University of Guelph Department of Economics and Finance Working Paper No. 2013-11
Number of pages: 45 Posted: 22 Aug 2013
Working Paper Series
University of Guelph - Department of Economics
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Lectures on John Maynard Keynes’ General Theory of Employment, Interest and Money (2): Chapter 2, 'The Postulates of the Classical Economics'

University of Guelph Department of Economics and Finance Working Paper No. 2013-07
Number of pages: 60 Posted: 22 Aug 2013
Working Paper Series
University of Guelph - Department of Economics
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Lectures on John Maynard Keynes' General Theory of Employment, Interest and Money (3): Chapter 3, 'The Principle of Effective Demand'

University of Guelph Department of Economics and Finance Working Paper No. 2013-08
Number of pages: 28 Posted: 22 Aug 2013
Working Paper Series
University of Guelph - Department of Economics
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36.

The Classical Corporation in American Legal Thought

Georgetown Law Journal, Vol. 76, No. 4, 1988
Number of pages: 98 Posted: 17 Nov 2009
Accepted Paper Series
Univ. of Pennsylvania Law and Wharton Business
Downloads 255
37.

For a Sustainable Agriculture, We Need More Adam Smith, Not Less

University of Missouri Agricultural Economics Working Paper No. AEWP 2005-3
Number of pages: 29 Posted: 13 Jun 2005
Working Paper Series
University of Missouri
Downloads 252
38.

When the History of Ideas Meets Theory: Arthur Lewis and the Classical Economists on Development

The Center for the History of Political Economy Working Papers Series, 2017-08
Number of pages: 57 Posted: 07 Apr 2017 Last Revised: 03 Aug 2017
Working Paper Series
Universidade de Brasilia
Downloads 249
39.

Edmund Burke and Adam Smith: Pioneers in the Field of Law & Economics

Liverpool Law Review, Vol. 14, No. 2, pp. 159-171, 1992
Number of pages: 21 Posted: 06 May 2005
Accepted Paper Series
Fayetteville State University - Department of Accounting
Downloads 241
40.

Adam Smith on the Joint Stock Company

Working Paper of the Max Planck Institute for Tax Law and Public Finance No. 2016-1
Number of pages: 59 Posted: 25 Jan 2016 Last Revised: 02 Feb 2016
Working Paper Series
Max Planck Institute for Tax Law and Public Finance
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41.

Happiness and Democratic Theory: Jeremy Bentham and William Thompson

Western Political Science Association 2010 Annual Meeting Paper
Number of pages: 35 Posted: 29 Mar 2010 Last Revised: 07 Apr 2010
Working Paper Series
University of Texas Rio Grande Valley
Downloads 238
42.

Harnessing Self-Interest: Mill, Sidwick, and the Evolution of the Theory of Market Failure

Number of pages: 34 Posted: 01 Jul 2004
Working Paper Series
University of Colorado Denver - Department of Economics
Downloads 237
43.

Liberal Libertarians: Why Libertarianism is a Liberal View

GMU Working Paper in Economics No. 16-25
Number of pages: 29 Posted: 02 Jun 2016 Last Revised: 08 Jun 2016
Working Paper Series
George Mason University - Department of Economics and Brown University
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44.

The Poverty in Smith and Ricardo

Revista de Economia Institucional, Vol. 2, January-June 2000
Number of pages: 20 Posted: 31 Oct 2003
Accepted Paper Series
The New School - Department of Economics
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45.

Man and Society in Adam Smith’s Natural Morality: The Impartial Spectator, the Man of System, and the Invisible Hand

IN ADAM SMITH AS THEOLOGIAN, Paul Oslington, ed., London: Routledge, Forthcoming
Number of pages: 13 Posted: 28 May 2009 Last Revised: 05 Sep 2010
Accepted Paper Series
Michigan State University - James Madison College
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46.

The Fallacy of the Perfect Competition Theory

Number of pages: 25 Posted: 25 Feb 2016
Working Paper Series
Athens University of Economics and Business

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Lectures on John Maynard Keynes' General Theory of Employment, Interest and Money (5): Chapter 6, The Definition of Income, Saving and Investment; Appendix to Chapter 6, Appendix on User Cost; Chapter 7, The Meaning of Saving and Investment Further Considered

University of Guelph Department of Economics and Finance Working Paper No. 2013-10
Number of pages: 39 Posted: 22 Aug 2013
Working Paper Series
University of Guelph - Department of Economics
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48.

The Past and Present of the Invisible-Hand Proposition: From Scottish Political Economy to General Equilibrium Analysis

Number of pages: 117 Posted: 05 Jun 2012 Last Revised: 07 Feb 2015
Working Paper Series
University of Hohenheim, Department of Economics
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49.

A Brief History of Sharpe Ratio, and Beyond

Number of pages: 3 Posted: 13 Dec 2017 Last Revised: 16 Dec 2017
Working Paper Series
Elm Partners and Elm Partners
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50.

Liberalism and Allegory: A Tragedy

Laissez-Faire (Universidad Francisco Marroquín, Guatemala), Forthcoming, GMU Working Paper in Economics No. 17-37,
Number of pages: 16 Posted: 18 Oct 2017 Last Revised: 22 Oct 2017
Accepted Paper Series
George Mason University - Department of Economics
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