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1. residential real estate and finance

Residential real estate is a major asset for most households. This article focuses on three issues relating to housing as an investment. (a) Are returns ...

By Peter Englund. From The New Palgrave Dictionary of Economics, Second Edition, 2008

2. heavy-tailed densities

This article reviews several frameworks commonly used in modelling heavy-tailed densities and distributions in economics, finance, risk management, ...

By Rustam Ibragimov. From The New Palgrave Dictionary of Economics, Online Edition, 2009

3. rational inattention

Economists have studied for a long time how decision-makers allocate scarce resources. The recent literature on rational inattention ...

By Mirko Wiederholt. From The New Palgrave Dictionary of Economics, Online Edition, 2010

4. decision theory in econometrics

The decision-theoretic approach to statistics and econometrics explicitly specifies a set of models under consideration, a set of actions that can be ...

By Keisuke Hirano. From The New Palgrave Dictionary of Economics, Second Edition, 2008

5. law of demand

We formulate several laws of individual and market demand and describe their relationship to neoclassical demand theory. The laws have ...

By Michael Jerison and John K.-H. Quah. From The New Palgrave Dictionary of Economics, Second Edition, 2008

6. futures markets, hedging and speculation

Futures markets provide partial income risk insurance to producers whose output is risky, but very effective insurance to commodity stockholders at remarkably ...

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

7. tradable and non-tradable commodities

The distinction between internationally tradable and non-tradable commodities lies at the heart of the reason for the development of the theory of international ...

By A.D. Woodland. From The New Palgrave Dictionary of Economics, Second Edition, 2008

8. monetary economics, history of

Throughout its long history, monetary economics has been concerned with the role of money in exchange, with what determines the purchasing power of money, ...

By Robert W. Dimand. From The New Palgrave Dictionary of Economics, Second Edition, 2008