Adam Smith

Piketty’s commitment to rational informed debate is laudable, but his remedies for inequality are not

The Wealth of Nations should not be seen as separate from Smith’s moral philosophy — it itself is a profoundly moral text

Healthy societies have an inbuilt sense of how things are and ought to be. But we have abandoned common sense, integrity and virtue

Adam Smith’s invisible hand is lifting us out of recession, but globalisation can be snuffed out again by protectionism

Keynes may be the flavour of the month but the Sage of Kirkcaldy’s insights are more valuable than ever