Economic Sophisms: Scarcity and Abundance

By |2019-11-19T17:25:33-06:00May 15th, 2018|Categories: Economic History, Economics, Europe, History|

How does it happen that in the eyes of workmen, of publicists, and statesmen, abundance should appear a thing to be dreaded, and scarcity advantageous? I propose to trace this illusion to its source… Which is best for man, and for society, abundance or scarcity? What! you exclaim, can that be a question? Has [...]