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1. Great Divide

The expression ‘Great Divide’ refers to the differences in institutional development apparent in the first decade of transition among the countries of ...

By Erik Berglöf. From The New Palgrave Dictionary of Economics, Second Edition, 2008

2. bankruptcy, economics of

Bankruptcy is the formal procedure to resolve the disputes among creditors, shareholders, and managers of a company in financial distress. Countries have ...

By Arturo Bris. From The New Palgrave Dictionary of Economics, Second Edition, 2008

3. bankruptcy law, economics of corporate and personal

Bankruptcy is the legal process whereby financially distressed firms, individuals, and occasionally governments resolve their debts. The bankruptcy process ...

By Michelle J. White. From The New Palgrave Dictionary of Economics, Second Edition, 2008

4. law, economic analysis of

This article surveys the economic analysis of five primary fields of law: property law; liability for accidents; contract law; litigation; and public ...

By A. Mitchell Polinsky and Steven Shavell. From The New Palgrave Dictionary of Economics, Second Edition, 2008

5. informal economy

The informal economy or sector has become the preferred term for unregulated economic activities, in both rich and poor countries. Based on Weber's theory ...

By Keith Hart. From The New Palgrave Dictionary of Economics, Second Edition, 2008

6. transition and institutions

This article examines the evolution of institutions and economists’ thinking on institutions during transition. Early in transition, institutions were ...

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

7. new institutional economics

The new institutional economics (NIE) consists of a set of analytical tools or concepts from a variety of disciplines in the social sciences, business ...

By L.J. Alston. From The New Palgrave Dictionary of Economics, Second Edition, 2008

8. learning in macroeconomics

Expectations play a key role in macroeconomics. The assumption of rational expectations has been recently relaxed by explicit models of forecasting and ...

By George W. Evans and Seppo Honkapohja. From The New Palgrave Dictionary of Economics, Second Edition, 2008

9. property law, economics and

This entry shows how the economics of property rights can be used to understand fundamental features of property law and related extra-legal institutions. ...

By Dean Lueck. From The New Palgrave Dictionary of Economics, Second Edition, 2008

10. Enlightenment, Scottish

The Scottish contribution to the Europe-wide intellectual movement of Enlightenment in the 18th century was unusually rich, covering moral philosophy, ...

By John Robertson. From The New Palgrave Dictionary of Economics, Second Edition, 2008