Adam Smith Lecture

Muir, Andrew
September 2011
Management Services;Autumn2011, Vol. 55 Issue 3, p39
Academic Journal
The article discusses the highlights of the 2011 Adam Smith Lecture held in Kirkcaldy, Scotland, on July 20. Celebrity speakers Harvard Professor Emma Rothschild and husband Professor Amartya Sen addressed the topic "Scotland's Gift to the Global Society: Adam Smith--the Man and his Legacy." Rothschild focused on the historical aspects while Sen centered on the ethical and contemporary elements. Rothschild referred to former U.S. President Woodrow Wilson during her presentation.


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