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Adam Smith and the Law

Fabrizio Simon.

in The Oxford Handbook of Adam Smith

May 2013; p ublished online July 2013 .

Article. Subjects: Economics; Economic History; Industry Studies. 13142 words.

This chapter examines Adam Smith’s reflection on the Law in his main works. Particular attention is paid to the difference between Smith’s thought and the Juridical Enlightenment. Smithian...

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Adam Smith on Value and Prices

Nerio Naldi.

in The Oxford Handbook of Adam Smith

May 2013; p ublished online July 2013 .

Article. Subjects: Economics; Economic History; Industry Studies; Macroeconomics and Monetary Economics. 9382 words.

This chapter considers the evolution of the way Smith presented his analysis of value and prices from the Lectures on Jurisprudence to The Wealth of Nations and its importance...

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Adam Smith: Theorist of Corruption

Spiros Tegos.

in The Oxford Handbook of Adam Smith

May 2013; p ublished online July 2013 .

Article. Subjects: Economics; Economic History; Industry Studies. 9603 words.

Adam Smith not only champions commerce, he also criticizes it. In this criticism Smith draws critically upon a long-standing concern in enlightenment’s culture about the proper basis of...

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ADAMS, Richard Borlase (1921 - 2009), Managing Director, Peninsular & Oriental Steam Navigation Co., 1979–84 (Director, 1970, Deputy Managing Director, 1974)

in Who Was Who

P ublished online April 2014 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Economic History; Economics; Insurance; History of Engineering and Technology; Transport; Transportation Systems. 106 words.

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ALBU, George (<i>born</i> 1944), farmer

in Who's Who

P ublished online November 2015 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: History; Genealogy, Heraldry, Names, and Honours; Industrial History; Industry Studies; Primary Products; Economic History; Economics; Insurance. 90 words.

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Alternative Ethical Perspectives on the Financial Crisis

Irene van Staveren.

in The Oxford Handbook of Professional Economic Ethics

P ublished online March 2014 .

Article. Subjects: Industry Studies; Economic History. 9376 words.

This chapter analyzes the financial crisis from three ethical perspectives. It starts from utilitarianism, the ethical theory underlying neoclassical economics, which has partly driven the...

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ANDERSEN, Thomas Thune (<i>born</i> 1955), Chairman, Lloyd’s Register Group Ltd, since 2010

in Who's Who

P ublished online November 2015 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Economic History; Economics; Insurance; History of Engineering and Technology; Transport; Transportation Systems. 212 words.

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ANTHONY, (John) Douglas (<i>born</i> 1929), company director and farmer

in Who's Who

P ublished online November 2015 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Industrial History; Industry Studies; Primary Products; Economic History; Economics; Insurance. 230 words.

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APPLEGARTH, Adam John (<i>born</i> 1962), Chief Executive, Northern Rock plc, 2001–07

in Who's Who

P ublished online November 2015 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Business History; Business and Management; Business Ethics; Economic History; Economics; Insurance. 97 words.

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Armstrong, Robert Temple (<i>born</i> 1927), Secretary of the Cabinet, 1979–87, and Head of the Home Civil Service, 1983–87 (Joint Head, 1981–83), retired; director of companies

in Who's Who

P ublished online November 2015 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: History of Law; Law; Courts and Procedure; History; Genealogy, Heraldry, Names, and Honours; Business History; Business and Management; Business Ethics; Economic History; Economics; Insurance; Political History; Politics; State and Local Government. 455 words.

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