The Resource An economic theorist's book of tales : essays that entertain the consequences of new assumptions in economic theory, George A. Akerlof

An economic theorist's book of tales : essays that entertain the consequences of new assumptions in economic theory, George A. Akerlof

Label
An economic theorist's book of tales : essays that entertain the consequences of new assumptions in economic theory
Title
An economic theorist's book of tales
Title remainder
essays that entertain the consequences of new assumptions in economic theory
Statement of responsibility
George A. Akerlof
Creator
Subject
Language
eng
Cataloging source
DLC
http://library.link/vocab/creatorDate
1940-
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Akerlof, George A.
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
index present
LC call number
HB71
LC item number
.A34 1984
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Economics
  • Economics
  • Théorie économique
  • Science économique
  • Économie politique
  • Économie politique
  • Economics
  • Economics
  • Economie
  • Methodologie
  • Economia política (teoria;filosofia)
  • Economia (teoria;metodologia)
  • Économie politique
  • Chômage
  • Discrimination raciale
  • Wirtschaftstheorie
Label
An economic theorist's book of tales : essays that entertain the consequences of new assumptions in economic theory, George A. Akerlof
Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographies and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
  • The market for "lemons": quality uncertainty and the market mechanism
  • The economics of caste and of the rat race and other woeful tales
  • The economics of "tagging" as applied to the optimal income tax, welfare programs, and manpower planning
  • A theory of social custom, of which unemployment may be one consequence
  • Jobs as dam sites
  • The economic consequences of cognitive dissonance with William T. Dickens
  • Labor contracts as partial gift exchange
  • Loyalty filters
Dimensions
23 cm
Extent
viii, 196 pages
Isbn
9780521263238
Lccn
84003225
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
Other physical details
illustrations
System control number
  • (OCoLC)10456821
  • (OCoLC)ocm10456821
Label
An economic theorist's book of tales : essays that entertain the consequences of new assumptions in economic theory, George A. Akerlof
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographies and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
  • The market for "lemons": quality uncertainty and the market mechanism
  • The economics of caste and of the rat race and other woeful tales
  • The economics of "tagging" as applied to the optimal income tax, welfare programs, and manpower planning
  • A theory of social custom, of which unemployment may be one consequence
  • Jobs as dam sites
  • The economic consequences of cognitive dissonance with William T. Dickens
  • Labor contracts as partial gift exchange
  • Loyalty filters
Dimensions
23 cm
Extent
viii, 196 pages
Isbn
9780521263238
Lccn
84003225
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
Other physical details
illustrations
System control number
  • (OCoLC)10456821
  • (OCoLC)ocm10456821

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