Reflections On the Formation and Distribution of Wealth – Part II

  • Anne Marie Jacques Turgot
Keywords: Wealth, Trade, Lands, Capital, Division of labor

Abstract

The author sustains that it is impossible to create wealth in the presence of redistributive policies, using the land factor as the main theme of his analysis. He defends free trade and property rights, and shows how voluntary exchanges and the division of labor, with the consequent generation of wealth, arise exactly from the unequal distribution of land.

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Published
2015-12-01
How to Cite
1.
Turgot AMJ. Reflections On the Formation and Distribution of Wealth – Part II. MisesJournal [Internet]. 2015Dec.1 [cited 2020Feb.27];3(2):479-00. Available from: https://misesjournal.org.br/misesjournal/article/view/787
Section
History of Economic and Political Thought