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1. turnpike theory

This account of turnpike theorems concentrates on the discrete time model, descended from the early von Neumann growth model and the Dosso model. It ...

By Lionel W. McKenzie. From The New Palgrave Dictionary of Economics, Online Edition, 2012

2. Isnard, Achylle Nicolas (1749–1803)

French engineer and economist, Isnard was born at Paris on 25 February 1749; he died at Lyons on 25 February 1803. There are no details of his family ...

By R.F. Hébert. From The New Palgrave Dictionary of Economics, Second Edition, 2008

3. Novozhilov, Viktor Valentinovich (1892–1970)

Novozhilov was born in Khar'kov, and died in Leningrad. He was instrumental, along with the mathematician Leonid Vital'evich Kantorovich, in reviving ...

By Holland Hunter and Robert W. Campbell. 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. Turnpike theory: a current perspective

This 2012 perspective of the 1987 Palgrave entry on ‘turnpike theory’ highlights the subsequent development of the subject in the light of a critical ...

By M. Ali Khan and Adriana Piazza. From The New Palgrave Dictionary of Economics, Online Edition, 2012

6. social choice (new developments)

Since the late 1970s there has been a dramatic shift of focus in social choice theory, with structured sets of alternatives and restricted ...

By Walter Bossert and John A. Weymark. From The New Palgrave Dictionary of Economics, Second Edition, 2008

7. decentralization

Central planning is inefficient because it lacks incentives and is poorly informed. Complete decentralization risks being inequitable and also inefficient ...

By E. Malinvaud. From The New Palgrave Dictionary of Economics, Second Edition, 2008

8. natural rate and market rate of interest

The terms ‘natural rate’ and ‘market rate’ of interest were introduced by Wicksell (1898; 1906) to denote an equilibrium value and the actual value of ...

By Axel Leijonhufvud. From The New Palgrave Dictionary of Economics, Second Edition, 2008

9. institutional economics

Institutional economics, also concerned with resource allocation and the level and distribution of aggregate income, is primarily concerned with the organization ...

By Warren J. Samuels. From The New Palgrave Dictionary of Economics, Second Edition, 2008

10. command economy

The concept of a ‘command economy’, a construct in the theory of comparative economic systems, is defined, and its origins, characteristics, and consequences ...

By Richard E. Ericson. From The New Palgrave Dictionary of Economics, Second Edition, 2008