An Economist's Philosopher: A Review of Margaret Schabas and Carl Wennerlind, "A Philosopher's Economist: Hume and the Rise of Capitalism"

Forthcoming in Hume Studies

5 Pages Posted: 22 Dec 2021

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Erik W. Matson

Mercatus Center at George Mason University

Date Written: December 20, 2021

Abstract

This is a review of Margaret Schabas and Carl Wennerlind, 'A Philosopher's Economist: Hume and the Rise of Capitalism' (Chicago: University of Chicago Press, 2020).

Keywords: David Hume, A Philosopher's Economist, ethics and economics, economic methodology

JEL Classification: B12, B31, B41, I30, P12

Suggested Citation

Matson, Erik W., An Economist's Philosopher: A Review of Margaret Schabas and Carl Wennerlind, "A Philosopher's Economist: Hume and the Rise of Capitalism" (December 20, 2021). Forthcoming in Hume Studies, Available at SSRN: https://ssrn.com/abstract=3990223 or http://dx.doi.org/10.2139/ssrn.3990223

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