The primary role of any government, as postulated by Hobbes, and later expanded upon by Locke, is to provide security for the citizenry of its sovereign nation. Security comes in a variety of forms. We know it as national defense, as well as, rules of mercantile. Each of which is designed to protect the individuals right to fair play.
The economy of a sovereign nation is a complex living thing. Adam Smith recognized that with each duty or responsibility of a nation there is an… Continue
Posted on June 11, 2009 at 5:38pm