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1. global analysis in economic theory

Global analysis in economics puts the main results of classical equilibrium theory into a global calculus context. The advantages of this approach are: ...

By Steve Smale. From The New Palgrave Dictionary of Economics, Second Edition, 2008

2. determinacy and indeterminacy of equilibria

This article discusses work on the determinacy and indeterminacy of equilibria in models of competitive markets. Determinacy typically refers to situations ...

By Chris Shannon. From The New Palgrave Dictionary of Economics, Second Edition, 2008

3. strategy-proof allocation mechanisms

An allocation mechanism is a function mapping agents’ preferences into allocations. Each agent's preferences, however, are private to himself, so in reporting ...

By Mark A. Satterthwaite. From The New Palgrave Dictionary of Economics, Second Edition, 2008

4. Arrow's theorem

Any satisfactory method of making a social choice should be in some measure representative of the individual criteria which enter into ...

By Kenneth J. Arrow. From The New Palgrave Dictionary of Economics, Second Edition, 2008

5. Sen, Amartya (born 1933)

Amartya Sen has made fundamental contributions to social choice theory, welfare economics, economic measurement, axiomatic choice theory, rationality ...

By Sudhir Anand. From The New Palgrave Dictionary of Economics, Second Edition, 2008

6. welfare economics

Welfare economics attempts to define and measure the ‘welfare’ of society as a whole. It tries to identify which economic policies lead to optimal outcomes, ...

By Allan M. Feldman. From The New Palgrave Dictionary of Economics, Second Edition, 2008