Henry Charles Carey
(15 Dec 1793 - 13 Oct 1879)
American economist who was the chief economic adviser to President Abraham Lincoln. He co-founded the Franklin Fire Insurance Company of Philadelphia in 1835. His books Principles of Political Economy (1837-40) and Principles of Social Science (1858-59) were among the first American works in their field.
Science Quotes by Henry Charles Carey (1 quote)
Man, the molecule of society, is the subject of social science.
— Henry Charles Carey
The Unity of Law: As exhibited in the relations of physical, social, mental and moral science (1872), 77.