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. The year with the highest average number of views per program was 2010 with an average of 5,665 views per program. 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