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Dugald STEWART, economist.


  • STEWART, Dugald was born in 1753 in Edinburgh, Scotland.

  • Career

    • His lectures on political economy were extremely well attended and influential, many future statesmen, including Lord Palmerston, being amongst his students. The content of the lectures was derived very closely from Adam Smith, though differed slightly on some matters - e.g. he was rather more sympathetic towards the physiocrats than Smith. He was the author of the first biography of Smith.

      Professor Moral Philosophy, University Glasgow, 1785-1810.


    • Collected Works, Vol. 11 (Classic Reprint)
    • Translations have been prepared in conformity with instructions contained in the Trust Settlement of Miss Stewart, with reference to the publication of the present Edition of Mr.
    • Outlines of Moral Philosophy
    • Unlike some other reproductions of classic texts (1) We have not used OCR(Optical Character Recognition), as this leads to bad quality books with introduced typos.
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    Died 1828
    (aged 75)