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1. Robinson Crusoe

Written by Daniel Defoe, Robinson Crusoe was first published in 1719–20. By the end of the 19th century there were many references made to a Crusoe economy ...

By M.V. White. From The New Palgrave Dictionary of Economics, Second Edition, 2008

2. efficiency wages

Efficiency wages capture the effect of compensation on the behaviour of workers, as well as on the quality of workers attracted and retained by the firm. ...

By Andrew Weiss. From The New Palgrave Dictionary of Economics, Second Edition, 2008

3. Laffer curve

A Laffer curve is a hump-shaped curve showing tax revenue as a function of the tax rate. Revenue initially increases with the tax rate but then can decrease ...

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

4. Sraffian economics (new developments)

The Sraffian claim that the forces of competition can fail to determine the distribution of income stands opposed to the neoclassical conclusion that ...

By Michael Mandler. From The New Palgrave Dictionary of Economics, Second Edition, 2008

5. Habakkuk, John Hrothgar (1915–2002)

Born in Wales in 1915, Habakkuk graduated from Cambridge in 1936, where he was a Fellow of Pembroke College from 1938 until 1950. He held the Oxford chair ...

By Ravi Mirchandani. From The New Palgrave Dictionary of Economics, Second Edition, 2008

6. leisure

Economists have typically defined ‘leisure’ residually, as equal to ‘non-work time’, and, despite the problematic classification of enjoyable jobs, commuting ...

By Lars Osberg. From The New Palgrave Dictionary of Economics, Second Edition, 2008

7. monopsony

Monopsony refers to the situation where a firm has some market power over the price it pays for its inputs, so that a higher price must be paid the more ...

By Alan Manning. From The New Palgrave Dictionary of Economics, Second Edition, 2008

8. population ageing

Population ageing is primarily the result of past declines in fertility, which produced a decades-long period in which the ratio of dependents to working-age ...

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

9. Barton, John (1789–1852)

Barton is remembered in the history of economic thought for an early critical discussion of the impact of machinery on employment. A Sussex landowner, ...

By Maxine Berg. From The New Palgrave Dictionary of Economics, Second Edition, 2008

10. fertility in developed countries

After completing the first demographic transition, developed countries experienced a fertility boom in the post-Second World War period. However, after ...

By Alicia Adsera. From The New Palgrave Dictionary of Economics, Second Edition, 2008