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Adam Smith

Adam Smith (1723- 1790) was a Scottish economist and philosopher. He is widely regarded as the father of modern economics and a key figure in the development of classical economics. Smith's influential ideas on free markets, the invisible hand, and the division of labor laid the foundation for economic theory. His works, including The Wealth of Nations, continue to shape economic thought and policy to this day.

Personality Profile For Adam Smith

Adam Smith

The following is a personality profile of Adam Smith based on his work.

Adam Smith is shrewd and skeptical.

He is empathetic, he feels what others feel and is compassionate towards them. He is philosophical as well: he is open to and intrigued by new ideas and loves to explore them. But, Adam Smith is also unstructured: he does not make a lot of time for organization in his daily life.

More than most people, his choices are driven by a desire for discovery.

He is also relatively unconcerned with tradition: he cares more about making his own path than following what others have done. Considers independence to guide a large part of what he does: he likes to set his own goals to decide how to best achieve them.

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