Adam Smith


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Adam Smith

A Scottish philosopher who is credited with developing most of the ideas of modern economics. Smith believed that economies work most efficiently when economic actors attempt to maximize their own self-interests, and that doing so tends to maximize the interests of society as a whole. He also coined the term Invisible Hand, which is a metaphor for the free market. He published a number of influential works, most notably the Theory of Moral Sentiments and the Wealth of Nations. He lived from 1723 to 1790.
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Vante regrets the unfortunate events that transpired yesterday in Tucson between our former CFO/Treasurer Adam Smith and an employee at Chick-fil-A," the company said in a statement.
Adam Smith misunderstood this and perceived that simple noninterference would raise society.
Kauffman even invokes Adam Smith by way of explanation: "Here we have another invisible hand in operation.
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The seedings are: Men's singles, first seed Darren McVitie (second seed Simon Donnelly); women's singles, Stephanie Donnelly (Chloe Whyte); open doubles, Robin and Simon Donnelly (Darren McVitie and Keith Thomas); Division One, Simon Donnelly (Michael Young); Division Two, Jessica Dawson (Paul Smith); junior boys, Adam Smith (Marc Besford); junior girls, Chloe Whyte (Jessica Dawson); cadet boys, Adam Smith (Paul Smith); cadet girls, Chloe Whyte (Jessica Dawson); veteran men, Darren McVitie (Michael Young); cadet doubles, Paul and Adam Smith (Jessica Dawson and Rebecca Richardson); junior doubles, Paul and Adam Smith (Jessica Dawson and Chloe Whyte); mixed doubles, Robin and Stephanie Donnelly (Michael Young and Chloe Whyte); Under-12 boys, Paul Smith (Billy Forster).