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The New Palgrave Dictionary of Economics

Palgrave Macmillan
  • Over 3,000 chapters written by leading experts in the field

  • Includes contributions from 36 Nobel Prize laureates

  • Third edition of award-winning publication contains entries on the most topical issues

  • Includes supplementary material: sn.pub/extras

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Table of contents (3053 entries)

  1. A

    1. Adjustment Costs

      • Aubhik Khan, Julia K. Thomas
      Pages 50-58
    2. Adjustment Processes and Stability

      • Franklin M. Fisher
      Pages 58-63
    3. Administered Prices

      • P. J. D. Wiles
      Pages 63-67
    4. Advances

      • G. Vaggi
      Pages 67-69
    5. Adverse Selection

      • Charles Wilson
      Pages 69-78
    6. Advertising

      • Richard Schmalensee
      Pages 78-82
    7. Advisers

      • John Wood
      Pages 82-84
    8. Affine Term Structure Models

      • Michael W. Brandt, David A. Chapman
      Pages 84-90
    9. Affirmative Action

      • Harry J. Holzer, David Neumark
      Pages 90-96
    10. Aftalion, Albert (1874-1956)

      • Joseph Halevi
      Pages 96-97
    11. Ageing Populations

      • Robert L. Clark
      Pages 97-99
    12. Agency Costs

      • Clifford W. Smith Jr.
      Pages 99-101
    13. Agency Problems

      • Luca Anderlini, Leonardo Felli
      Pages 101-107
    14. Agent-Based Models

      • Scott E. Page
      Pages 107-113
    15. Agents of Production

      • F. Y. Edgeworth
      Pages 114-115
    16. Aggregate Demand and Supply Analysis

      • Hugh Rose
      Pages 115-126
    17. Aggregate Demand Theory

      • H. Sonnenschein
      Pages 127-131
    18. Aggregate Supply Function

      • Paul Davidson
      Pages 131-134
    19. Aggregation (Econometrics)

      • Thomas M. Stoker
      Pages 134-144
    20. Aggregation (Production)

      • Jesus Felipe, Franklin M. Fisher
      Pages 144-152

About this book

Now in its third edition, this award-winning publication contains entries written by the world’s most influential economists, including 36 Nobel Laureates. In addition to classic and foundational articles of enduring importance, the latest edition of The New Palgrave Dictionary of Economics includes entries on topical issues including gender and economics, recent economic crises in the European Union and beyond, health economics and the economics of the Internet.

With over 3,000 individual articles, this is the definitive scholarly reference work for a new generation of economists.


Keywords

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About the authors

Founding Editorial Board
KENNETH ARROW Stanford, Emeritus Professor of Economics, USA;  
SIR TONY ATKINSON Warden, Nuffield College, Oxford, UK;  
RICHARD BLUNDELL Professor of Economics, University College London, USA;
WILLIAM BROCK Professor of Economics University of Wisconsin, USA;
PARTHA DASGUPTA Professor of Economics, Cambridge, UK; 
PETER DIAMOND Institute Professor, Massachusetts Institute of Technology, USA; 
ROGER GUESNERIE Delta, PARIS Jourdan;
JAMES HECKMAN Professor in Economics, University of Chicago, USA;  
ELHANAN HELPMAN Professor of International Trade, Harvard, USA;  
TAKATOSHI ITO Professor of Economics, University of Tokyo, Japan;  
ANDREU MAS-COLLEL Societat de la Informació, Spain;
PETER PHILLIPS Sterling Professor of Economics & Professor of Statistics, Yale University, USA; 
THOMAS SARGENT WR Berkley Professor, New York University, USA;  
PETER TEMIN Economics Professor, Massachusetts Institute of Technology, USA; 

Associate Editors
ROGER BACKHOUSE, University of Birmingham, UK;
IAIN BEGG, London School of Economics, UK; 
ROGER FOUQUET, London School of Economics, UK; 
IANNIS IOANNIDES, Tufts University, USA; 
GARETT JONES, George Mason University, USA; 
ADEEL MALIK, University of Oxford, UK, ROBERT PICARD; 
University of Oxford, UK and Yale Law School, USA;
GORDON RAUSSER, University of California, Berkeley, USA; 
JONATHAN TEMPLE, University of Bristol, UK; 
CATHERINE TUCKER, Massachusetts Institute of Technology, USA; 
BRUCE WEINBERG, Ohio State University, USA; 
BARBARA WOLFE, University of Wisconsin, USA

Bibliographic Information

  • Book Title: The New Palgrave Dictionary of Economics

  • Editors: Macmillan Publishers Ltd

  • DOI: https://doi.org/10.1057/978-1-349-95189-5

  • Publisher: Palgrave Macmillan London

  • eBook Packages: Economics and Finance, Reference Module Humanities and Social Sciences

  • Copyright Information: The Editor(s) (if applicable) and The Author(s) 2018

  • Hardcover ISBN: 978-1-349-95188-8

  • Edition Number: 3

  • Number of Pages: XXIII, 14896

  • Number of Illustrations: 646 b/w illustrations, 108 illustrations in colour

  • Topics: Economics, Business Mathematics

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