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1. ex ante and ex post

The concepts of ex ante and ex post are the most popular terminological innovations developed by the famous so-called Stockholm School in the 1930s. The ...

By Otto Steiger. From The New Palgrave Dictionary of Economics, Second Edition, 2008

2. Myrdal, Gunnar (1898–1987)

Gunnar Myrdal was born in the province of Dalarná in Sweden. He attributed his faith in Puritan ethics and his egalitarianism to his sturdy farming background. ...

By Paul Streeten. From The New Palgrave Dictionary of Economics, Second Edition, 2008

3. Stockholm School

The Stockholm School existed between the years 1927 and 1937 as a separate and distinctive school of economics. The School was given its name by Ohlin ...

By Björn Hansson. From The New Palgrave Dictionary of Economics, Second Edition, 2008

4. Cassel, Gustav (1866–1944)

Along with Knut Wicksell and David Davidson, Gustaf Cassel was the founder of modern economics in Sweden. He started as a mathematician and began his ...

By Bo Gustafsson. From The New Palgrave Dictionary of Economics, Second Edition, 2008

5. black–white labour market inequality in the United States

During much of the 20th century, each successive generation of black Americans came closer to its white counterparts in terms of educational achievement ...

By Derek Neal. From The New Palgrave Dictionary of Economics, Second Edition, 2008

6. Scandinavia, economics in

Scandinavia includes in a narrow sense Denmark, Norway and Sweden, which have similar languages and have strongly influenced one another. Danish economists ...

By Niels Kærgård, Bo Sandelin and Arild Sæther. From The New Palgrave Dictionary of Economics, Second Edition, 2008

7. Lindahl, Erik Robert (1891–1960)

Erik Lindahl's writings between 1919 and 1959 covered four major areas. In public finance his pioneering contribution is today known as the ‘Wicksell–Lindahl ...

By Otto Steiger. From The New Palgrave Dictionary of Economics, Second Edition, 2008

8. capitalism

Capitalism is a unique historical formation with core institutions and distinct movements. It involves the rise of a mercantile class, the separation ...

By Robert L. Heilbroner. From The New Palgrave Dictionary of Economics, Second Edition, 2008

9. institutional economics

Institutional economics, also concerned with resource allocation and the level and distribution of aggregate income, is primarily concerned with the organization ...

By Warren J. Samuels. From The New Palgrave Dictionary of Economics, Second Edition, 2008

10. Keynes, John Maynard (1883–1946)

J. M. Keynes was the greatest political economist of the first half of the 20th century. This article traces the development of his thinking about economic ...

By Don Patinkin. From The New Palgrave Dictionary of Economics, Second Edition, 2008