A Dictionary of Economics

A Dictionary of Economics

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In this comprehensive and up-to-date dictionary of economics, John Black provides jargon-free definitions of terms likely to be encountered by school and university students. Anyone who comes into contact with economic terms should find this dictionary a useful source of reference. It includes: 4000 entries including the most recent terms and concepts; explanations of all aspects of economic theory, from microeconomics to public finance and international trade; international coverage of economic organizations and institutions; mathematical and statistical terms widely used in economics, as well as words from related areas such as business and finance.
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  • Paperback | 518 pages
  • 124.46 x 195.58 x 30.48mm | 340.19g
  • Oxford University Press
  • Oxford Paperbacks
  • Oxford, United Kingdom
  • English
  • Repr.
  • 32 line drawings
  • 0192800183
  • 9780192800183

Table of contents

Preface, A DICTIONARY OF ECONOMICS, Appendix 1: letters of the Greek alphabet, Appendix 2: list of Nobel Prize winners
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About John Black

About the Author John Black is retired Professor of Economic Theory, Exeter University. He is the author of a number of articles for journals including Review of Economic Studies and Economic Journal, and serves as an advisor to the Oxford English Dictionary on words relating to economics. His recent publications include The Economics of Modern Britain and Housing Policy and Finance.
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