Economics: The Key Concepts by Donald RutherfordEconomics: The Key Concepts by Donald Rutherford

Economics: The Key Concepts

byDonald RutherfordEditorDonald Rutherford

Paperback | July 16, 2007

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An A-Z of contemporary economics in all its forms,Economics: the Key Conceptsis an affordable, accessible reference for students, lecturers and economists at every level. The key topics explored include:

  • competition and monopoly
  • development economics
  • game theory
  • property rights
  • taxation.

Fully cross-referenced with extensive guides to further reading, this is the essential comprehensive pocket reference to the ideas, issues and practice of economics in the twenty-first century.

Donald Rutherfordis Lecturer in Economics at the University of Edinburgh and the author ofThe Routledge Dictionary of Economics(2002).
Title:Economics: The Key ConceptsFormat:PaperbackDimensions:264 pages, 8.5 × 5.43 × 0.8 inPublished:July 16, 2007Publisher:Taylor and FrancisLanguage:English

The following ISBNs are associated with this title:

ISBN - 10:0415400570

ISBN - 13:9780415400572


Table of Contents

Capitalism  Contract Theory  Competition and Monopoly  Game Theory  Development Economics and Property Rights

Editorial Reviews

'...more useful than a dictionary and certainly more interesting!' ¿ The Bookseller

'A useful supporting text that is likely to engender lively discussion and debate.'¿  Jacek Brant, University of London, UK

'Clearly this book will appeal to economics undergraduates, but furthermore to any course with an economics content.' ¿ Tony Cleaver, University of Durham, UK