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1. multilingualism

Multilingualism or linguistic diversity in a heterogeneous society provides extraordinary challenges and room for policies which may have important economic ...

By Victor Ginsburgh and Shlomo Weber. From The New Palgrave Dictionary of Economics, Second Edition, 2008

2. corporations

A corporation is an artificial person with many of the rights of a biological one. The first business corporations pooled the savings of many individuals ...

By Randall Morck. From The New Palgrave Dictionary of Economics, Second Edition, 2008

3. mandated employer provision of employee benefits

Mandated employer provision of social benefits is of rising importance in the United States. As highlighted by Summers (1989), the efficiency losses from ...

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

4. stigma

The many contemporary characterizations of stigma share the assumption that individuals have characteristics that devalue them in the ...

By Steven N. Durlauf and Lawrence E. Blume. From The New Palgrave Dictionary of Economics, Second Edition, 2008

5. insurance mathematics

Insurance mathematics is concerned with the valuation of obligations arising from insurance contracts. At contract initiation, valuation is known as premium ...

By James C. Hickman and Edward W. Frees. From The New Palgrave Dictionary of Economics, Second Edition, 2008

6. welfare state

This article starts out with a brief discussion of the historical background, the justifications and the political forces behind the creation of the modern ...

By Assar Lindbeck. From The New Palgrave Dictionary of Economics, Second Edition, 2008

7. art, economics of

The application of economic theory and analysis to problems in the performing arts (music, theatre, dance), the visual and literary arts and other art ...

By David Throsby. From The New Palgrave Dictionary of Economics, Second Edition, 2008