If I Forget Thee, O Kirkcaldy! Reflections on What We Have Forgotten
By Jared Lobdell
This article appeared in the Spring 2018 issue of The Independent Review
History’s great economists and journalistic fellow-travelers offered insights that might help us strengthen our financial systemif only we could recall them. No economic thinker had more useful ideas lost to the memory hole than the sage of Kirkcaldy himself, Adam Smith.