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" Rent is that portion of the produce of the earth which is paid to the landlord for the use of the original and indestructible powers of the soil. "
The Works of David Ricardo - Page 22
by David Ricardo, John Ramsay McCulloch - 1886 - 584 pages
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The Analectic Magazine...: Comprising Original Reviews, Biography ..., Volume 13

1819
...said by Mr. Ricardo, to be ' that portion of the produce of the ear^h, which is paid by the farmer to the landlord for the use of the original and indestructible powers of the soil.' This definition may be considered as sufficiently correct, if by the phrase ' original and indestructible...
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History of the Indian Archipelago: Containing an Account of the ..., Volume 3

John Crawfurd - Austronesian languages - 1820
...exorbitant impost, he demands not merely that portion of the produce of the earth paid to the proprietor for the use of the original and indestructible powers of the soil, or that which is a remuneration for the expenditure of capital in its improvement, but also the whole...
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On the Principles of Political Economy, and Taxation

David Ricardo - Classical school of economics - 1821 - 538 pages
...vary, in which this double produce may be divided among the three classes that share it. CHAPTER II. ON RENT. IT remains however to be considered, whether...use of the original and indestructible powers of the soil-j It is often, however, confounded with the interest and profit of capital, and, in popular language,...
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The North American Review, Volume 24

Jared Sparks, Edward Everett, James Russell Lowell, Henry Cabot Lodge - American fiction - 1827
...parts of his work on the Principles of Political Economy and Taxation, It is denned, first, to be " that portion of the produce of the earth, which is...the original and indestructible powers of the soil." Rent, according to this definition, is made to depend on natural fertility. But the definition given...
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The North American Review, Volume 24

Jared Sparks, Edward Everett, James Russell Lowell, Henry Cabot Lodge - American fiction - 1827
...parts of his work on the Principles of Political Economy and Taxation, It is defined, first, to be " that portion of the produce of the earth, which is...the original and indestructible powers of the soil." Rent, according to this definition, is made to depend on natural fertility. But the definition given...
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The Foreign Review

1829
...wages of labour and profits of stock had been replaced out of the gross produce.] Ricardo ^[ calls it ' that portion of the produce of the earth which is...the original and indestructible powers of the soil.' But it is not for the original, but the actual powers ; it is not for the indestructible, but the undestroyed...
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Political Economy: An Inquiry Into the Natural Grounds of Right to Vendible ...

Samuel Read - Economics - 1829 - 398 pages
...therefore advances and endeavours to establish another in its stead, as follows : — " Rent," he says, " is that portion of the produce of the earth which...use of the original and indestructible powers of the soil."t Nothing can be more futile and absurd than this definition, or more vain and useless than the...
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Political Economy: An Inquiry Into the Natural Grounds of Right to Vendible ...

Samuel Read - Economics - 1829 - 398 pages
...with affirming, as I think I may be fully warranted to do, that rent is the price paid, not merely " for the use of the original and indestructible powers of the soil," but for the use of the land as it is, in its actual condition and circumstances. stance, unless there...
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The Life of Sir Thomas Munro, Late Governor of Madras: With ..., Volume 2

George Robert Gleig - India - 1830
...profits must fall to 3 per cent., and that as he pays no wages, the fall of APPENDIX. RENT. P. 48. " Rent is that portion of the produce of the earth which...the original and indestructible powers of the soil." P. 50. "No one would pay (rent) for the use of land where there was an abundant quantity not yet appropriated."...
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The Life of Major-General Sir Thomas Munro, Bart. and K.C.B. Late Governor ...

George Robert Gleig - India - 1830
...owner's profits must fall to 3 per cent., and that as he pays no wages, the fall of RENT. P. 48. " Rent is that portion of the produce of the earth which...the original and indestructible powers of the soil." P. 50. "No one would pay (rent) for the use of land where there was an abundant quantity not yet appropriated."...
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