Anne Robert Jacques Turgot


Turgot, Anne-Robert-Jacques (1727-1781)

by David Hart on Aug 15, 2008

Turgot was a French economist, writer, and royal advisor. He tried to accomplish sweeping liberal reform of the economy and political system.



by George H. Smith on Aug 15, 2008

The physiocrats were French laissez-faire economists in the late 18th century who based their policies and writings on natural reason and science.