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Source link: http://archive.mises.org/13756/sir-thomas-smith-mercantilist-for-sound-money/

Sir Thomas Smith: Mercantilist for Sound Money

September 2, 2010 by

Rothbard shows that Gresham’s law was introduced not by Sir Thomas Gresham but by the “arrogant, boorish, and feisty” Sir Thomas Smith the Elder (1513–1577), a bitter critic of debasement who was exiled from the court in 1549. He fought back with a book. FULL ARTICLE by Murray Rothbard

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