Alfred Marshall

Alfred Marshall

Englishman and one of the most influential economists of his time.
All wealth consists of desirable things; that is, things which satisfy human wants directly or indirectly: but not all desirable things are reckoned as wealth.More Alfred Marshall quotes [03/29/2018 05:03:36]
I admit that these terms and the diagrams connected with them repel some readers, and fill others with the vain imagination that they have mastered difficult economics problems, when really they have done little more than learn the language in which parts of those problems can be expressed, and the machinery by which they can be handled. When the actual conditions of particular problems have not been studied, such knowledge is little better than a derrick for sinking oil-wells erected where there are no oil-bearing stMore Alfred Marshall quotes [03/29/2018 05:03:36]
Material goods consist of useful material things, and of all rights to hold, or use, or derive benefits from material things, or to receive them at a future time.More Alfred Marshall quotes [03/29/2018 05:03:36]
In every age poets and social reformers have tried to stimulate the people of their own time to a nobler life by enchanting stories of the virtues of the heroes of old.More Alfred Marshall quotes [01/31/2012 11:01:55]
The most valuable of all capital is that invested in human beingsMore Alfred Marshall quotes [03/29/2018 05:03:36]

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