Jeremy Bentham's Economic Writings

Volume One

Edited by Werner Stark

© 2003 – Routledge

414 pages

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About the Book

This volume covers the period 1787-1795 and contains The Defence of Usury, the Manual of Political Economy in its authentic form and two financial treatises which reflect Bentham's work to find a way in which govenment could be carried on without taxation.

Table of Contents

The Philosophy of Economic Science

Defence of Usury

Colonies and navy

Manual of Political Economy

Analytical view [or] Summary Sketch of Financial Resources, employed and employable

Supply without Burthen; or Escheat vice Taxation

Tax with Monopoly

Proposal for a mode of Taxation in which the Burthen may be alleviated or even balanced by an Indemnity

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