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A Dictionary of Economics

John Black (Author), Nigar Hashimzade (Author), Gareth Myles (Author)
Annotation An authoritative and comprehensive dictionary containing 2,500 key economic terms with clear, concise definitions. Covers all aspects of economics including economic theory as well as applied micro and macroeconomics, such as labour economics, public economics and public finance, monetary economics, environmental economics, and many others. Strong coverage of international trade as well as economic organisations and institutions from around the world. This edition contains expanded coverage of common econometric concepts and displays major theoretical concepts including agency, competition, equilibrium, efficiency, and information, in the form of highlighted feature entries. This fully revised and updated edition now provides recommended web links at entry level. Updated via the Dictionary of Economics companion web page, they are a valuable source of relevant extra information. A new appendix listing other useful websites makes this edition a vital reference work, loaded with information. With an easy-to-navigate A-Z layout, this book is as ideal for browsing as it is useful for quick reference. An essential guide for professional economists, students of economics, business, and finance, and anyone who has to deal with economic data
eBook, English, March 2010
Oxford University Press, Incorporated, New York, March 2010