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1. wages fund

The wages fund doctrine was an important element in the classical analysis of the labour market – elements of the wages fund doctrine are to be found ...

By John Vint. From The New Palgrave Dictionary of Economics, Second Edition, 2008

2. Sidgwick, Henry (1838–1900)

Henry Sidgwick is usually regarded as the third greatest classical utilitarian, after Jeremy Bentham and John Stuart Mill, and his masterpiece The Methods ...

By Barton Schultz. From The New Palgrave Dictionary of Economics, Second Edition, 2008

3. index numbers

Index numbers are used to aggregate detailed information on prices and quantities into scalar measures of price and quantity levels or their growth. The ...

By W. Erwin Diewert. From The New Palgrave Dictionary of Economics, Second Edition, 2008

4. Pareto principle and competing principles

The Pareto principle, the seemingly incontrovertible dictum that if all individuals prefer some regime to another then so should society, may conflict ...

By Louis Kaplow. From The New Palgrave Dictionary of Economics, Second Edition, 2008

5. 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

6. utilitarianism and economic theory

Utilitarianism is a family of moral and political philosophies according to which general utility or social welfare is ultimately the sole ethical value ...

By Jonathan Riley. From The New Palgrave Dictionary of Economics, Second Edition, 2008

7. Pigou, Arthur Cecil (1877–1959)

Arthur Cecil Pigou founded welfare economics by synthesizing Marshall's theoretical framework and Sidgwick's categories of market failure ...

By Nahid Aslanbeigui. From The New Palgrave Dictionary of Economics, Second Edition, 2008

8. English School of political economy

The ‘English School’ of political economy describes the tradition of economic thought that began with Malthus, and included Henry Thornton, Chalmers, ...

By A.M.C. Waterman. From The New Palgrave Dictionary of Economics, Second Edition, 2008

9. laissez-faire, economists and

This article traces economists's attitudes towards government intervention since the term ‘laissez-faire’ was first used in late 17th- or early 18th-century ...

By Roger E. Backhouse and Steven G. Medema. From The New Palgrave Dictionary of Economics, Second Edition, 2008

10. Marshall, Alfred (1842–1924)

English economist Alfred Marshall, founder of the Cambridge School of economics, was a leading and internationally prominent figure in ...

By John K. Whitaker. From The New Palgrave Dictionary of Economics, Second Edition, 2008