My Research on Adam Smith and the Adam Smith Collection at the Library of Economics, the University of Tokyo [JP]

Lecture Description

The Adam Smith Collection at the Library of Economics, the University of Tokyo includes Linnaeus's "Systema Naturae" and Buffon's "Histoire Naturelle," which were used by Smith for his research on biology while writing "The Wealth of Nations."
The lecture introduces you to the outcome and procedure of the research based on the above literature.

NOTE:
- This lecture was conducted only in Japanese.
Date:
Dec 19, 2020
Target:
Visitors
Field:
History / Ethnology Economics / Business / Finance

Speaker

Tetsuo Taka

Tetsuo Taka

Kyushu University
 / Emeritus Professor

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