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WEALTH OF NATIONS
    Introduction and Plan of the Work
BOOK I. - Of the Causes of Improvement in the productive Powers of Labour, and of the Order according to which its Produce is naturally distributed among the different Ranks of the People
  CHAP. I. - Of the Division of Labour
  CHAP. II. - Of the Principle which gives occasion to the Division of Labour
  CHAP. III. - That the Division of Labour is limited by the Extent of the Market
  CHAP. IV.- -Of the Origin and Use of Money
  CHAP. V.- -Of the Real and Nominal Price of Commodities, or their Price in Labour, and their Price in Money
  CHAP. VI. - Of the Component Parts of the Price of Commodities
  CHAP. VII. - Of the Natural and Market Price of Commodities
  CHAP. VIII. - Of the Wages of Labour
  CHAP. IX. - Of the Profits of Stock
  CHAP. X. - Of Wages and Profit in the different Employments of Labour and Stock
    PART FIRST. - Inequalities arising from the Nature of the Employments themselves
    PART SECOND. - Inequalities by the Policy of Europe
  CHAP. XI. - Of the Rent of Land
    PART FIRST. - Of the Produce of Land which always affords Rent
    PART SECOND. - Of the Produce of Land which sometimes does, and sometimes does not, afford Rent
    PART THIRD. - Of the Variations in the Proportion between the respective Values of that Sort of Produce which always affords Rent, and of that which sometimes does and sometimes does not afford Rent
    Digression concerning the Variations in the Value of Silver during the Course of the Four last Centuries
      First Period
      Second Period
      Third Period
    Variations in the Proportion between the respective Values of Gold and Silver
    Grounds of the Suspicion that the Value of Silver still continues to decrease
    Different Effects of the Progress of Improvement upon three different Sorts of rude Produce
      First Sort
      Second Sort
      Third Sort
    Conclusion of the Digression concerning the Variations in the Value of Silver
    Effects of the Progress of Improvement upon the real Price of Manufactures
    Conclusion of the Chapter
BOOK II. - Of the Nature, Accumulation, and Employment of Stock
        Introduction
    CHAP. I. - Of the Division of Stock
    CHAP. II. - Of Money considered as a particular Branch of the general Stock of the Society, or of the Expense of maintaining the National Capital
    CHAP. III. - Of the Accumulation of Capital, or of Productive and Unproductive Labour
    CHAP. IV. - Of Stock Lent at Interest
    CHAP. V. - Of the Different Employment of Capitals
BOOK III. - Of the different Progress of Opulence in different Nations
    CHAP. I. - Of the Natural Progress of Opulence
    CHAP. II. - Of the Discouragement of Agriculture in the ancient State of Europe after the Fall of the Roman Empire
    CHAP. III. - Of the Rise and Progress of Cities and Towns after the Fall of the Roman Empire
    CHAP. IV. - How the Commerce of the Towns Contributed to the Improvement of the Country
BOOK IV. - Of Systems of political Oeconomy
    Introduction
  CHAP. I. - Of the Principle of the Commercial, or Mercantile System
  CHAP. II. - Of Restraints upon the Importation from Foreign Countries of such Goods as can be produced at Home
  CHAP. III. - Of the extraordinary Restraints upon the Importation of Goods of almost all kinds from those Countries with which the Balance is supposed to be disadvantageous
    PART FIRST. - Of the Unreasonableness of those Restraints even upon the Principles of the Commercial System
    Digression concerning Banks of Deposit, particularly concerning that of Amsterdam
    PART SECOND. - Of the Unreasonableness of those extraordinary Restraints upon other Principles
  CHAP. IV. - Of Drawbacks
  CHAP. V. - Of Bounties
    Digression concerning the Corn Trade and Corn Laws
  CHAP. VI. - Of Treaties of Commerce
  CHAP. VII. - Of Colonies
    PART FIRST. - Of the Motives for establishing new Colonies
    PART SECOND. - Causes of Prosperity of New Colonies
    PART THIRD. - Of the Advantages which Europe has derived from the Discovery of America, and from that of a Passage to the East Indies by the Cape of Good Hope
  CHAP. VIII. - Conclusion of the Mercantile System
  CHAP. IX. - Of the Agricultural Systems, or of those Systems of Political Economy which represent the Produce of Land as either the sole or the principal Source of the Revenue and Wealth every Country
BOOK V. - Of the Revenue of the Sovereign or Commonwealth
  CHAP. I. - Of the Expenses of the Sovereign or Commonwealth
    PART FIRST. - Of the Expense of Defence
    PART SECOND. - Of the Expense of Justice
    PART THIRD. - Of the Expense of Public Works and Public Institutions
      ARTICLE I. - Of the Public Works and Institutions for facilitating the Commerce of the Society
        1st For facilitating the general Commerce of the Society
        2dly For facilitating particular Branches of Commerce
      ARTICLE II. - Of the Expense of the Institutions for the Education of Youth
      ARTICLE III. - Of the Expense of the Institutions for the Instruction of People of all Ages
    PART FOURTH. - Of the Expense of Supporting the Dignity of the Sovereign
    Conclusion of the Chapter
  CHAP. II. - Of the Sources of the General or Public Revenue of the Society
    PART FIRST. - Of the Funds or Sources of Revenue which may peculiarly belong to the Sovereign or Commonwealth
    PART SECOND. - Of Taxes
      ARTICLE I. - Taxes upon Rent; Taxes upon the Rent of Land
        Taxes which are proportioned, not to the Rent, but to the Produce of Land
        Taxes upon the Rent of Houses
      ARTICLE II. - Taxes on Profit, or upon the Revenue arising from Stock
        Taxes upon as Profit of particular Employments
        Appendix to Articles 1st and 2d. Taxes upon the Capital Value of Land, Houses, and Stock
      ARTICLE III. - Taxes upon the Wages of Labour
      ARTICLE IV. - Taxes which, it is intended, should fall indifferently upon every different Species of Revenue
  CHAP. III. - Of Public Debts
  APPENDIX
    The Author's Notes
        Note 1   Note 2   Note 3   Note 4   Note 5   Note 6   Note 7   Note 8   Note 9
    The Editor's Notes

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