James Steuart (economist)

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James Steuart
Sir James Denham Steuart. 1713-1780.gif
Born8 October 1707(1707-10-08)
Edinburgh, Scotland
Died26 November 1780(1780-11-26) (aged 67)
Coltness, Lanrikshire
Hauf-marrae(s)Leddy Frances Wemyss
ChilderSir James Steuart Denham
ParentsSir James Steuart
Anne Dalrymple
RelativesSir James Stewart (grandfaither)
Laird North Berwick (grandfaither)
Yerl o Wemyss (faither-in-law)

Sir James Steuart, 3rd Baronet o Goodtrees an eventually 7t Baronet o Coltness; late in life Sir James Steuart Denham, an aa cried Sir James Denham Steuart (8 October 1707, Edinburgh – 26 November 1780, Coltness, Lanrikshire) wis a prominent Scots Jacobite an author o "probably the first seestematic treatise written in Inglis aboot economics"[1] an the first beuk in Inglis wi 'political economy' in the teetle.[2][3][4]

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  1. "Sir James Steuart Denham, 4th Baronet | Scottish economist". britannica.com (in Inglis). Encyclopedia Britannica. Retrieved 31 August 2017.
  2. Groenewegen, Peter. "'Political Economy'". www.dictionaryofeconomics.com. The New Palgrave Dictionary of Economics. Retrieved 31 August 2017.
  3. Steuart, Sir James (1770). An Inquiry Into the Principles of Political Economy: Being an Essay on the Science of Domestic Policy in Free Nations, in which are Particularly Considered Population, Agriculture, Trade, Industry, Money, Coin, Interest, Circulation, Banks, Exchange, Public Credit, and Taxes (in Inglis). James Williams and Richard Moncrieffe. Retrieved 31 August 2017.
  4. Stewart, James (1770). An Inquiry Into the Principles of Political Economy (in Inglis). Retrieved 31 August 2017.