Providence and the Invisible Hand: Comments on Van der Kooi and Ballor

Paul OslingtonAlphacrucis College, Sydney / Resident Fellow, CTI Princeton for 2020 Published17 November 2020 (first view) How to citeOslington, Paul. 2021 (forthcoming). “Providence and the Invisible Hand: Comments on Van der Kooi and Ballor.” Journal of Economics, Theology and Religion 1  

Providence, Divine Power and the ‘Invisible Hand’ in Adam Smith

Cornelis van der KooiVrije Universiteit Amsterdam / Erasmus School of Accounting & Assurance Jordan J. BallorVrije Universiteit Amsterdam / Acton Institute for the Study of Religion & Liberty AbstractThis contribution advances a critical examination of Smith’s thought in theological perspective, with a point of departure in a recent interpretation of the ‘invisible hand.’ We showContinue reading “Providence, Divine Power and the ‘Invisible Hand’ in Adam Smith”