View of the Progress of Political Economy in Europe Since the Sixteenth Century: A Course of Lectures Delivered Before the University of Oxford in Michaelmas Term, 1846, and Lent Term, 1847
Longman, 1847 - 298 Seiten
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Seite 172 - THE annual labour of every nation is the fund which originally supplies it with all the necessaries and conveniences of life which it annually consumes, and which consist always either in the immediate produce of that labour, or in what is purchased with that produce from other nations.
Seite 167 - The real price of everything, what everything really costs to the man who wants to acquire it, is the toil and trouble of acquiring it.
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Seite 167 - The value of any commodity, therefore, to the person who possesses it, and who means not to use or consume it himself, but to exchange it for other commodities, is equal to the quantity of labour which it enables him to purchase or command. Labour, therefore, is the real measure of the exchangeable value of all commodities.
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