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Unformatted text preview: , but mostly on opinion . In 1776 , the same year the Declaration of Independence was signed, Adam Smith wrote a novel entitled , The Wealth of Nations . At the time Adam Smith probably didnt think that economist would still be using his same theories to this day . One of the most definable theories used in The Wealth of Nations is the invisible hand . The invisible hand concept implies that when a free market economy is left alone it will resolve itself . This principle appears in the article when Hillman mentions that if Congress did nothing , the market economy would resolute itself . (Hillman 1)...
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