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Antoine Augustin Cournot

  • Christos P. BaloglouEmail author
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Part of the The European Heritage in Economics and the Social Sciences book series (EHES, volume 11)

Abstract

Antoine Augustin Cournot was born on the August 28th, 1801 at Gray, in Haute-Saône, in France. The family background was essentially rural, but an uncle of his was a public notary. He exercised a considerable infl uence in Cournot. He wrote in his Souvenirs concerning his birth: “Pour mon propre compte, je suis redevable de mon apparition dans ce monde à la révolution de 18 brumaire.

Keywords

Marginal Cost Political Economy International Trade Demand Curve Total Revenue 
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  1. 1.Hellenic Telecommunications OrganizationAttikisGreece

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