economic theory of maintaing balance of exports and imports. The opposite of socialism and communism.
Urban growth durning the agricultural revolution. It dealt with the migration from rural to urban areas.
Betterment of the community. Founded by Rousseau, he felt that this determines a country's course in economics and politics.
English painter. Marriage a la Mode.
Written by Buffon, discussed scientific matters.
Opponents of mercantilism and Colbertism in particular. Led by Francois Quesnay. Felt the need for a strong independent republic.
Scottish professor of philosophy. Developed the idea of free enterprise, critical of mercantilism. Wrote Wealth of Nations.
English inventor advocated the use of horses instead of oxen. Developed the seed drill and selective breeding.
18th century English movement, marked the rise of market oriented estate.