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1. education in developing countries

In many developing countries, children complete few years of schooling and learn little during their time in school. There are many estimation problems ...

By Paul Glewwe. From The New Palgrave Dictionary of Economics, Second Edition, 2008

2. Marxian transformation problem

The transformation problem relates the labour theory of value and the competitive equalization of the rate of profit. Marx distinguishes the production ...

By Duncan Foley and Gérard Duménil. From The New Palgrave Dictionary of Economics, Second Edition, 2008

3. Galiani, Ferdinando (1728–1787)

Galiani was born at Chieti, Italy, on 2 December 1728 and died in Naples on 30 October 1787. At the age of seven he was sent to Naples, where he received ...

By Filippo Cesarano. From The New Palgrave Dictionary of Economics, Second Edition, 2008

4. Gossen, Hermann Heinrich

Gossen was born in Düren (between Aachen and Cologne) on 7 September 1810; he died in Cologne on 13 February 1858. Little is known about his life, partly ...

By Jürg Niehans. From The New Palgrave Dictionary of Economics, Second Edition, 2008

5. Marx's analysis of capitalist production

This article discusses Marx's analysis of capitalism, including the concepts of historical materialism, class society, exploitation, commodity, value, ...

By Duncan Foley and Gérard Duménil. From The New Palgrave Dictionary of Economics, Second Edition, 2008

6. social discount rate

Economists use a social discount rate to evaluate future costs and benefits. To arrive at a suitable magnitude, market interest rates are adjusted for ...

By Tyler Cowen. From The New Palgrave Dictionary of Economics, Second Edition, 2008

7. Minard, Charles Joseph (1781–1870)

A French engineer and economist, Charles Joseph Minard was widely recognized as the creator of graphical statistics, a means of figuratively portraying ...

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

8. cost–benefit analysis

Cost–benefit analysis (CBA) is a collection of methods and rules for assessing the social costs and benefits of alternative public policies. It promotes ...

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

9. fertility in developing countries

The associations between fertility and outcomes in the family and society have been treated as causal, but this is inaccurate if fertility is a choice ...

By T. Paul Schultz. From The New Palgrave Dictionary of Economics, Second Edition, 2008

10. household production and public goods

Home production constitutes even in modern economies about one-third of GNP. The article discusses Becker's theory of home production and its critiques. ...

By Reuben Gronau. From The New Palgrave Dictionary of Economics, Second Edition, 2008