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By Antoine Louis Claude Destutt de Tracy,Jeremy Jennings,Thomas Jefferson

A Treatise on Political Economy by Antonie Louis Claude Destutt de Tracy (1754-1836) is a foundational textual content of nineteenth-century, free-market fiscal suggestion and continues to be one of many classics of nineteenth-century French fiscal liberalism. Destutt de Tracy used to be one of many founders of the classical liberal republican staff referred to as the Idéologues, which incorporated Benjamin consistent, Jean-Baptiste Say, Marquis de Condorcet, and Madame de Staël.

In this quantity, Destutt de Tracy offers one of many clearest statements of the industrial rules of the Idéologues. Breaking with the physiocratic orthodoxy of the eighteenth century, Destutt de Tracy denies that land is the resource of all effective exertions and focuses his consciousness upon production and brands because the manufacturers of application and, hence, of price and of wealth. putting the entrepreneur on the middle of his view of financial activty, he argues opposed to sumptuous intake of the idle wealthy and recommends a marketplace economic system with low taxation and minimal country intervention.

Destutt de Tracy despatched the textual content of A Treatise on Political economic system to Thomas Jefferson in hopes of securing its translation within the usa. It used to be met with enthusiastic approval. Jefferson wrote to the writer, "The advantage of this paintings will, i am hoping, position it within the fingers of each reader in our country."

Jeremy Jennings is Professor of Political conception at Queen Mary, collage of London.

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