Adam Smith’s work continues to shape the modern world today, but often in unexpected ways. This lecture considers how Smith conceptualized the relationship between the good life and the economy, and how this continues to be relevant in shaping discourse about the benefits and limits of markets today.
- Paul Mueller, “Adam Smith’s Presumption of Liberty” https://www.libertarianism.org/columns/smiths-presumption-liberty
- Paul Mueller, “Adam Smith’s Ethics” https://www.libertarianism.org/columns/adam-smiths-ethics-ethics-free-society
- Russ Roberts, How Adam Smith Can Change Your Life (Penguin Books, 2014)
- Ronald Coase, “Adam Smith’s View of Man” Read at JSTOR