Augustin Cournot

  • Reghinos D. Theocharis


Antoine-Augustin Cournot was born1 on 28 August 1801 at Gray, a French town in the Franche-Comté. The family background was essentially rural, but an uncle of his was a public notary. It was this uncle, with his conservative leanings, who exercised a considerable influence on Cournot.


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