Jean-Baptiste Say Quotes (63 quotes)




Jean-Baptiste Say
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Book I, On Production, Chapter XXII, Section IV, p. 281 - A Treatise On Political Economy (Fourth Edition)(1832)
Jean-Baptiste Say
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Book II, On Distribution, Chapter I, p. 285 - A Treatise On Political Economy (Fourth Edition)(1832)
Jean-Baptiste Say
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Book II, On Distribution, Chapter IV, 306 - A Treatise On Political Economy (Fourth Edition)(1832)
Jean-Baptiste Say
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Book II, On Distribution, Chapter VIII, Section III, p. 357 - A Treatise On Political Economy (Fourth Edition)(1832)
Jean-Baptiste Say
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Book II, On Distribution, Chapter IX, Section I, p. 360 - A Treatise On Political Economy (Fourth Edition)(1832)
Jean-Baptiste Say
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Book II, On Distribution, Chapter XI, Section I, p. 375 (See also: Thomas Malthus) - A Treatise On Political Economy (Fourth Edition)(1832)
Jean-Baptiste Say
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Book II, On Distribution, Chapter XI, Section I, p. 381 (See also: Max Weber) - A Treatise On Political Economy (Fourth Edition)(1832)


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Born: January 5, 1767

Died: November 15, 1832 (aged 65)

Bio: Jean-Baptiste Say was a French economist and businessman. He had classically liberal views and argued in favor of competition, free trade, and lifting restraints on business. He is best known due to Say's Law, which is named after him and at times credited to him, but while he discussed and popularized it, he did not originate it.

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