A SHORT GUIDE TO ADAM SMITH, HIS MAJOR WORKS, AND THEIR TRANSLATIONS INTO GERMAN
This guide provides a short overview of Adam Smith’s life, his writings with particular emphasis on the Theory of Moral Sentiments and especially the Wealth of Nations, and his legacy. The guide also includes a comprehensive list of translations of these two major works into German (and other European languages, where archived in the EE-T database).
The international conference entitled Translations of Economic Texts into and from European Languages, organized in the framework of the EE-T project, was held at the University of Pisa (Italy) on 11 to 13 September. The aim of the conference was to present the results of researches carried out throughout Europe on the international circulation of economic ideas through translations and adaptations of economic texts. The three days event was attended by around 100 participants representing: lecturers, researchers, students in the field of history of economic thought. More information is available in the Events section