The Invisible Hand: Capitalism’s Biggest and Most Destructive Myth

Originally published at: The Invisible Hand: Capitalism’s Biggest and Most Destructive Myth - Systems Change Alliance

Adam Smith’s most famous and most quoted idea is that of the invisible hand–the notion that if you work for your own selfish goals, the result would still be the same as if you worked to serve society as a whole. But did it stand the test of time?