5 edition of Concepts and language of economics found in the catalog.
Concepts and language of economics
Dennis H Sullivan
by R.D. Irwin
Written in English
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|Number of Pages||336|
KEY CONCEPTS IN LANGUAGE AND LINGUISTICS ‘This is brilliant book. It combines the readability of Pinker with the breadth and erudition of Crystal, and deserves a place of honour as a summary of the best of twentieth-century linguistics—liberal, scholarly, forward-looking, undogmatic, sensible, practical and above all wide ranging. This book is intended for a two-semester course in Economics taught out of the social sciences or business school. Principles of Economics aims to teach considerable range and depth of Economic concepts through an approachable style and methodology. The authors take a three-pronged approach to every chapter: The concept is covered with a “Heads Up” to ward off confusion, a real-world /5(7).
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This properly named book explains complicated economic concepts in simple language that anyone can understand. I highly recommend it to anyone interested in learning more about the fundamental forces at work in economics and to a certain degree, society as a whole.
5 people found this helpful. This was a great little book of economics - true to its title. The book covered some basic macroeconomics theories as well as some finance. I think it gave decent background info for those with no econ or finance background, but it definitely not for someone who wanted to /5.
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Basic Concept of Economics # 2. Value and Price: In common language, the terms ‘value’ and ‘price’ are used as synonyms (i.e. the same). But in economics, the meaning of price is different from that of value. Price is value expressed in terms of money. Value is expressed in terms of other goods.Environmental Economics: Theory and Applications is a comprehensive treatise on environmental economics with special focus on theories of collective action, environmental policy and management.
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