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The New Palgrave Dictionary of Economics

"The New Palgrave: A Dictionary of Economics brings together over 900 of the foremost economists, historians, and statisticians of our time, writing on a wide array of topics, from absolute and exchangeable value to zero-sum game. This extensive reference work focuses on economic theory and the over 1,200 entries cover the discipline in all its varied aspects: analytical, empirical, quantitative, and methodological. Over 700 biographical entries explore the lives of the leading minds in the field, including Friedman, Hotelling, Leontief, Samuelson, and von Newmann."*

REF HB 61 .N49 2008 (8 vols)

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The New Palgrave Dictionary of Economics and the law

"A great deal of economics is in fact about law - the functioning of markets, property rights and their enforcement, financial obligations and so on. Yet these legal aspects and problems are almost never addressed in the academic study of economics. At the same time a great deal of law, an increasing proportion of litigation for example, is about economics, and yet the drafting and administration of laws often ignore economic principle.... Drawn from the ranks of academics and professional lawyers and economists in eight countries, the 340 contributors include the leading exponents of their specialities. Among them are Nobel laureates in economics and eminent legal scholars.The New Palgrave Dictionary of Economics and the Law will become a benchmark for reference of the highest quality."*

REF K 487 .E3 N48 1998X (3 vols.)

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The New Palgrave Dictionary of Money and Finance

"Consists of signed essays on over 1,000 financial topics, each with a bibliography. Covers a wide variety of financial, monetary, and investment areas."*

REF HG 151 .N48 1992 (3 vols.)

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