The Penguin Dictionary of Economics

Author: Graham Bannock

Publisher: Penguin Global

ISBN:

Category: Business & Economics

Page: 409

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The Penguin Dictionary of Economics explains a host of economic terms, from acceleration principle to venture capital, Euro to X-efficiency, globalization to zero-sum game. The eighth edition has been fully updated to cover current terms and the vocabulary of the global recession. Wide-ranging and accessible, this detailed, practical and international guide will be indispensable for students of economics and professionals (in business, finance or the public sector), and for anyone wishing to follow economic discussions in the media today. Provides comprehensive definitions of the latest economic terms, from quantitative easing to sub-prime Discusses economic theory, including development economics, industrial organization, finance and game theory, as well as international monetary and welfare economics Includes applied economics, major financial institutions and the history of economics Provides entries on individual economists who have made a definable contribution to contemporary economic thought

The Penguin Dictionary of Economics

Author: Graham Bannock

Publisher: Penguin USA

ISBN:

Category: Business & Economics

Page: 438

View: 864

Concise and detailed, with extensive cross-referencing, this new edition offers accessible, wide-ranging information on the world of economics. Entries include: -- key economic and statistical terms -- economic theory -- applied economics and institutions, illustrated with facts and statistics -- the history of economics -- individual economists

Penguin Dictionary of Economics

Author: Graham Bannock

Publisher: Turtleback Books

ISBN:

Category: Business & Economics

Page:

View: 535

Whether readers are students of economics or simply want to follow the economic discussions in the media today, this wide-ranging and accessible dictionary is the perfect source for explanations of a host of economic terms. With a world-wide focus that befits our truly global age, the seventh edition covers recent developments in economic theory and practice and contains detailed information on economic terms and the history of economics, as well as biographies of influential economists. Addressing finance and game theory, international monetary and welfare economics, applied economics, and major financial institutions, this dictionary is truly a valuable asset for anyone interested in understanding the economic engine that makes our world turn.

The Penguin Dictionary of Economics

Author: Graham Bannock

Publisher: Penguin USA

ISBN:

Category: Business & Economics

Page: 438

View: 341

Concise and detailed, with extensive cross-referencing, this new edition offers accessible, wide-ranging information on the world of economics. Entries include: -- key economic and statistical terms -- economic theory -- applied economics and institutions, illustrated with facts and statistics -- the history of economics -- individual economists

Dictionary of Economics

Author: Graham Bannock

Publisher: Vintage

ISBN:

Category: Economics

Page: 427

View: 552

This dictionary is designed to be a comprehensive and concise reference guide for anyone who wants to follow the economic discussions in the media and understand the political debate about the economy. The language of economics is an international one. The same or similar terms are used on both sides of the Atlantic and - in many instances - throughout the world. This library edition has previously been published in paperback as The Penguin Dictionary of Economics. It includes over 1600 entries, from above the line and accelerator-multiplier model, to X-efficiency and zero-sum game. This dictionary should be of use to those in business, banking, government, journalism, and education.

The Penguin Dictionary of International Relations

Author: Graham Evans

Publisher: Penguin Group USA

ISBN:

Category: Political Science

Page: 623

View: 697

The Penguin Dictionary of International Relations provides an authoritative overview of this complex and constantly shifting subject. Ranging from the Arab-Israeli conflict to weapons of mass destruction, this is an indispensable and comprehensive guide to the events, organisations, theories and concepts that are shaping today's global community.

The Penguin Dictionary of Human Geography

Author: Brian Goodall

Publisher: Puffin Books

ISBN:

Category: Reference

Page: 509

View: 837

Terms drawn from a host of different topics - the economics of trade and industry, politics and sociology, the environment and land use, planning and management - are used constantly by human geographers. This reference book provides definitions of all such terms (as well as certain historical usages still to be found in important sources) and explains the invaluable mathematical and statistical techniques that have revolutionized all the human sciences.

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Economics and MyEconLab Online Access Card/WinEcon Introductory Economics Sloman Edition on CD-ROM/Economics Dictionary

Author: John Sloman

Publisher: Financial Times/Prentice Hall

ISBN:

Category: Economics

Page:

View: 382

Economics, 6/e Sloman & ’s Economics has proven to be an extremely popular text, with consistently positive feedback from students. Comprehensive and completely up-to-date, this sixth edition is the ideal introduction for students studying economics for the first time. And it & ’s carefully designed to enhance learning and help your students to improve their marks too! Access Card: MyEconLab: Sloman: Economics (CourseCompass), 6/e WinEcon Introductor Economics Sloman Edition on CD-Rom, 3/e Penguin Dictionary of Economics, 7/e

The Penguin Dictionary of Geography

Author: Audrey N. Clark

Publisher: Penguin Group USA

ISBN:

Category: Reference

Page: 454

View: 358

Expanded and updated to include the latest geographical developments, a comprehensive, illustrated resource offers clear and concise definitions of important geographical concepts, explaining terms used in human and physical geography, the environment, and more. Original.