Adam Smith </small> – 17 July 1790) was a Scottish moral philosopher, pioneer of political economy, and a key figure in the Scottish Enlightenment. He is best known for two classic works: 'The Theory of Moral Sentiments' , and 'An Inquiry into the Nature and Causes of the Wealth of Nations' . The latter, usually abbreviated as 'The Wealth of Nations', is considered his 'magnum opus' and the first modern work of economics. Wikipedia*
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Adam Smith has 281 videos in the C-SPAN Video Library; the first appearance was a 1996 Congressional News Conference as a U.S. Representative Candidate. The year with the most videos was 2015 with 29 videos. Most appearances with Steve Scully (5), Greta Wodele Brawner (4), Elijah Cummings (3). Most common tags: Budget, Benghazi, Terrorism.
PreviouslyU.S. Representative Candidate,
D c. June 12, 1996 - c. November 5, 1996 Videos: 1