The Invisible Hand

“No society can surely be flourishing and happy of which by far the greater part of the numbers are poor and miserable.”  Adam Smith Adam Smith, born 1723 in Kirkcaldy, Scotland, was destined to write the book that would be considered the first fundamental work of classical economics and one of the most influential books…

The Man from Wales

“Women will be no longer made the slaves of, or dependent upon men…They will be equal in education, rights, privileges and personal liberty.” Robert Owen, (1771-1858) Book of the New Moral World: Sixth Part, 1841 Robert Owen was a change agent, by words and actions.  Born in Newtown, a small market town in Montgomeryshire, Wales,…