Tell your librarian or colleagues about The New Palgrave Dictionary of Economics.

Recommend the Dictionary

What's new?

Keep up to date with events and developments associated with The New Palgrave Dictionary of Economics

To keep informed of news about the Dictionary, including forthcoming updates and events, you can subscribe to a Palgrave RSS feed. Visit Palgrave RSS Palgrave RSS to find out more

Follow us on Twitter and become friends with Palgrave Macmillan on Facebook

December 2016 release

The scramble for Africa and its legacy
Stelios Michalopoulos, Brown University, National Bureau of Economic Research and Centre for Economic Policy Research, USA and Elias Papaioannou, London Business School, National Bureau of Economic Research and Centre for Economic Policy Research, UK
Gender and academics
by Donna K. Ginther, University of Kansas & National Bureau of Economic Research, USA, Shulamit Kahn, Boston University, USA and Jessica McCloskey, University of Kansas, USA
European Banking Union
by Corrado Macchiarelli, Brunel University, UK

September 2016 release

Displacement in the Middle East: where the past is prologue?
by Dawn Chatty and Maira Seeley, University of Oxford, UK
RMB internationalization
by Gao Haihong, Chinese Academy of Social Sciences, China
Sanctions and export deflection
by Jamal Ibrahim Haidar, Harvard University, USA

June 2016 release

The Irish crisis: origins and resolution
by John FitzGerald, Trinity College Dublin and Economic and Social Research Institute, Ireland
The financial accelerator
by Oliver de Groot, University of St Andrews, UK
Energy services
by Roger Fouquet, Grantham Research Institute on Climate Change and the Environment and London School of Economics, UK

March 2016 release

Energy transitions
by Peter J. G. Pearson, Imperial College London, UK
Human development in the Middle East and North Africa
by Djavad Salehi-Isfahani, Virginia Tech and Brookings Institution, USA
International coordination in asylum provision
Yuji Tamura, La Trobe University, Australia
The biology of financial market instability
John Coates, University of Cambridge, UK, and Lionel Page, Queensland University of Technology, Australia
The political economy legacy of institutions from the classical period of Islam
by Lisa Blaydes, Stanford University, USA, and Eric Chaney, Harvard University, USA

December 2015 release

Peacock, Alan T. (1922-2014)
by Martin Ricketts, University of Buckingham, UK
Germany's historical relationship with the European Union
by Daniela Schwarzer, German Institute for International and Security Affairs, Berlin, and Director of the Europe Program at the German Marshall Fund of the United States, Berlin
Modern Money Theory
by L. Randall Wray, University of Missouri-Kansas City, USA, and Senior Scholar at the Levy Economics Institute of Bard College, New York, USA
Minsky, Hyman (1919-1996)
by Perry Mehrling, Barnard College, Columbia University, USA
Monopsonistic discrimination and the gender wage gap
by Erling Barth, Institute for Social Research, Norway

September 2015 release

Greek crisis in perspective: causes, illusions and failures
by Nicos Christodoulakis, Athens University of Economics and Business
Use of experiments in health care
by Joseph P. Newhouse, Harvard University
Energy-GDP relationship
by David I. Stern, Australian National University
European unemployment insurance
by Sebastian Dullien, HTW Berlin, University of Applied Sciences

June 2015 release

Martin Stuart (Marty) Feldstein (1939-)
by Charles Yuji Horioka, Asian Growth Research Institute, Japan
Eugene Fama (1939-)
by G. William Schwert, University of Rochester, USA
Labour mobility in the European Union
by Jonathan Portes, National Institute of Economic and Social Research, UK
The Political economy of institutional change: illustrations from the Ottoman Empire
by Metin M. Coşgel, University of Connecticut, USA

March 2015 release

Economics of mobile applications
by Timothy Bresnahan, Tim Jaconette and Pai-Ling Yin, all at Stanford University, USA and Jason Davis, INSEAD, Singapore
Marginal abatement costs
by Ross McKitrick, University of Guelph, Canada
Political economy of the Arab uprisings
by Adeel Malik, University of Oxford, UK
Japanese economy
by David Flath, Ritsumeikan University, Japan
Energy price shocks
by Lutz Kilian, University of Michigan, USA

September 2014 release

Infrastructure and growth by César Calderón and Luis Servén, The World Bank, USA
Infrastructure and inequality by César Calderón and Luis Servén, The World Bank, USA
Oil and politics in the Gulf: Kuwait and Qatar by Jill Crystal, Auburn University, USA
Robert J. Shiller by Esther-Mirjam Sent, Radboud University, The Netherlands
Germany in the Euro area crisis by Daniela Schwarzer, Director of the European Programme, The German Marshall Fund, USA
Genuine economic and monetary union by Iain Begg, London School of Economics, UK

July 2014 release

Cryptocurrency by Eli Dourado and Jerry Brito, George Mason University, USA
China's one child policy by Lisa Cameron, Monash University, Australia and Xin Meng, Australian National University, Australia
Stability and growth pact of the European Union by Martin Larch, European Commission, Belgium and Lars Jonung, Lund University, Sweden
Lars Peter Hansen by Esther-Mirjam Sent, Radboud University, The Netherlands
Pension systems: principles, debates and analytical errors by Nicholas Barr, London School of Economics and Political Sciences, UK

April 2014 release

European Union (EU) research and experimental development (R&D) policy by Henri Delanghe, The European Commission, Belgium
Research and experimental development (R&D) and technological innovation policy by Henri Delanghe and Ugur Muldur, both at The European Commission, Belgium
History and comparative development by Louis Putterman, Brown University, USA

Arab Spring special feature: economic profiles of the following countries:


Revised article: Dale T. Mortensen by Rasmus Lentz, University of Wisconsin, Madison, USA

December 2013 release

LIBOR: origins, economics, crisis, scandal and reform by David Hou and David Skeie, Federal Reserve Bank of New York, USA
Personal debt and psychological health by John Gathergood, University of Nottingham, UK
Dutch Disease and foreign aid by Christopher Adam, University of Oxford, UK
Aid conditionality by Oliver Morrissey, University of Nottingham, UK
Factor misallocation and development by Diego Restuccia, University of Toronto, Canada

September 2013 release

Quantitative easing by the major western central banks during the global financial crisis
by Jonathan Ashworth, Morgan Stanley, UK
Theory of economic integration: a review by Nigel Grimwade, London South Bank University, UK
Lloyd Shapley by Manel Alibes Baucells, Universitat Pompeu Fabra, Spain, Raul Lejano, New York University, USA and Cheng-Zhong Qin, University of California, USA
Nursing homes by Edward C. Norton, University of Michigan, USA
Health-state evaluation and utility theory by Alastair McGuire, London School of Economics, UK

Updated article: Ronald Coase by Steven, G Medema

June 2013 release

The Russian economy by Shlomo Weber, Southern Methodist University, USA and Michael Alexeev, Indiana University, USA
The economics of pricing services online by Anya Lambrecht, London Business School, UK
Law and economics of copyright and trademarks on the Internet by Stefan Bechtold, ETH Zurich, Switzerland
Alvin Roth by Fuhito Kojima, Stanford University, USA
Design and impact of physician payment incentives: theory and evidence by Douglas A. Conrad, University of Washington, USA

March 2013 release

Google by Hal Varian, Chief Economist at Google, USA
Pricing on the Internet by Michael R Baye, Indiana University and John Morgan, University of California Berkeley, USA
Debt mutualization in the ongoing Eurozone crisis - a tale of the ''North'' and the ''South'' by Ansgar Belke, University of Duisburg – Essen, Germany
Fiscal multipliers by Menzie Chinn, the University of Wisconsin, Madison, USA
Troubled Asset Relief Program (TARP) Linus Wilson, the University of Louisiana at Lafayette, USA
Statistical analysis of clinical trial data for resource allocation decisions by Andrea Manca and Rita Faria, University of York, UK