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By Tom Trautmann

This publication is a definitive advent to the vintage textual content, the Arthashastra, the world’s first handbook on political economic climate. The 2000-year-old treatise is ascribed to Kautilya, the leading minister of King Chandragupta Maurya, and is as very important to Indian proposal as Machiavelli’s The Prince is to Europe. Arthashastra, or ‘the technology of wealth’, is a research of financial company, and advises the king-entrepreneur on the best way to create prosperity. Thomas Trautmann’s exploration of this seminal paintings illuminates its underlying financial philosophy and offers beneficial classes for the trendy age.

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