Biographical Dictionary of British Economists by Donald Rutherford

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  • Dictionaries of biography (Who"s Who),
  • Economics,
  • Biography & Autobiography,
  • Biography / Autobiography,
  • Biography/Autobiography,
  • General,
  • Business

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FormatPaperback
Number of Pages1080
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Open LibraryOL11906060M
ISBN 101843711516
ISBN 109781843711513

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Containing over entries on British economic writers and thinkers, this dictionary covers the period between John Duns Scotus Biographical Dictionary of British Economists book the 14th century to John Maynard Keynes and his followers in the Contributors are international scholars in economics and economic history.

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Despite the restrictions on their work and actions, the economists of the Soviet period produced a great deal of bold and important work. With the erosion of the old Stalinist controls, economists in the Soviet Union themselves became very interested in the history of their profession, not least in order to find authentic voices that might offer reinforcement or counterpoint to the policy.The stress in this book is mostly on vocabulary and especially on collocations and phrasal verbs as I firmly believe that is the vital part of any language.

After every chapter you have a short summary and a few revision questions to help you learn faster and more efficiently. English for economists.

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