The following are a list of proposals that actually assign society’s surplus values from normal production of goods and services and from increased productivity for specific purposes benefiting the majority before being appropriated by the wealthy for their own personal use.
William Petty (1623-1687) English economist. Philosophy of laissez-faire. Early expositor - labor theory of value, Treatise of Taxes and Contributions 1692. Inflcd by Francis Bacon & Thomas Hobbs. Political Arithmetic. measurable phenomena. quantitative precision. Laid foundation modern census techniques using statistical analysis. Sought to establish principles of taxation and public expenditure from the conviction that a wise country would not spend above its revenues.
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