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= Goldsmiths 22324. PMM 277: "Ricardo's main work, the most influential work on political economy in the 19th century. Ricardo was, in a sense, the first scientific economist. Although his theorems remain hypothetical, his deductive methods have proved of great use in the elementary analysis of economic problems, and in the subjects which are capable of his rigid analysis, currency and banking, it has proved of lasting value."