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1. satisficing

‘Satisficing’ (choosing an option that meets or exceeds specified criteria but is not necessarily either unique or the best) is an alternative conception ...

By Herbert A. Simon. From The New Palgrave Dictionary of Economics, Second Edition, 2008

2. social networks in labour markets

Research in sociology and economics points to an important role for social networks in labour markets. Social contacts mediate propagation of rich and ...

By Antoni Calvó-Armengol and Yannis M. Ioannides. From The New Palgrave Dictionary of Economics, Second Edition, 2008

3. Becker, Gary S. (born 1930)

Gary S. Becker has produced major economics books and articles for more than 50 years. His studies dominate labour economics and have significantly impacted ...

By Casey B. Mulligan. From The New Palgrave Dictionary of Economics, Second Edition, 2008

4. location theory

Location theory deals with what is where. ‘What’ refers to any possible type of economic activity involving stores, dwellings, plants, offices, or public ...

By Jacques-François Thisse. From The New Palgrave Dictionary of Economics, Second Edition, 2008

5. Chicago School (new perspectives)

M. W. Reder's entry on the Chicago School closed with the claim that the final chapter of the School's history was about to end. Chicago economics has ...

By Ross B. Emmett. From The New Palgrave Dictionary of Economics, Second Edition, 2008

6. National Bureau of Economic Research

The National Bureau of Economic Research was founded in 1920 and has been regarded as one of the leading research organizations in economics ever since. ...

By Malcolm Rutherford. From The New Palgrave Dictionary of Economics, Second Edition, 2008

7. intellectual property

Intellectual property refers to patents, copyrights, trademarks and other forms of ownership of ideas. It results in monopoly power that has significant ...

By Michele Boldrin and David K. Levine. From The New Palgrave Dictionary of Economics, Second Edition, 2008

8. Coase theorem

The Coase Theorem holds that, regardless of the initial allocation of property rights and choice of remedial protection, the market will determine ultimate ...

By Francesco Parisi. From The New Palgrave Dictionary of Economics, Second Edition, 2008

9. science, economics of

The importance of the economics of science is substantially due to the importance of science as a driver of technology, and technology as a driver of ...

By Arthur M. Diamond, Jr.. From The New Palgrave Dictionary of Economics, Second Edition, 2008

10. Stigler, George Joseph (1911–1991)

George Stigler combined technical competence, erudition, and wit. Stigler asked Frank Knight's question of how we know the goals of those we study. Early ...

By David M. Levy and Sandra J. Peart. From The New Palgrave Dictionary of Economics, Second Edition, 2008