A Review of 'Our Great Purpose. Adam Smith on Living a Better Life' by Ryan Patrick Hanley

6 Pages Posted: 16 Jul 2020

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Erik W. Matson

Mercatus Center at George Mason University

Date Written: June 23, 2020

Abstract

This is a review of Ryan Patrick Hanely's (2019) book, 'Our Great Purpose. Adam Smith on Living a Better Life.'

Keywords: Adam Smith; Ryan Patrick Hanley; universal benevolence; love; commerce

JEL Classification: B12, B30

Suggested Citation

Matson, Erik W., A Review of 'Our Great Purpose. Adam Smith on Living a Better Life' by Ryan Patrick Hanley (June 23, 2020). Available at SSRN: https://ssrn.com/abstract=3633958 or http://dx.doi.org/10.2139/ssrn.3633958

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