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Sir William Petty

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1623 - 1687

Nationality:
English

Historical Period:
The Early Modern Period

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One of the pioneers of economic thought well before Adam Smith. He was a secretary to Thomas Hobbes. [The image comes from “The Warren J. Samuels Portrait Collection at Duke University.”]

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