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Recent MSU Economics Department Publications (Scopus)
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Oxford Dictionary of Economics
Basic definitions of key terms and concepts.
21st Century Economics: A Reference Handbook
Includes summaries of theory and models in key areas of micro- and macroeconomics, introductions to relevant theory and empirical evidence, as well as an introduction to cutting-edge topics. Chapters follow a common format: They begin with a review of theory and then examine applications of the theory, relevant empirical evidence, policy implications, and future directions.
Blackwell Economics Reference Online
More specific reference handbooks on macro- and microeconomics, econometrics, forecasting and many other topics.
The Oxford Encyclopedia of Economic History by
Publication Date: 2003
Due to the interdisciplinary nature of the field, the Encyclopedia is divided not only by chronological and geographic boundaries, but also by related subfields such as agricultural history, demographic history, business history, and the histories of technology, migration, and transportation. Covering economic history in all areas of the world and segments of economies from prehistoric times to the present.
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Research & Statistical Methods
MSU Library Catalog
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SAGE Research Methods Online
Encyclopedias, handbooks and videos on research methods including Encyclopedia of Measurement and Statistics, Encyclopedia of Research Design, Encyclopedia of Survey Research Methods, SAGE Secondary Data Analysis . Sage's Little Green Books provide guidance on quantitative research methods and the Little Blue Books series covers qualitative research. Short, indepth guides on specific research methods such as analyzing panel data, assessing inequality and regression analysis.
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Rssources for Economists on the Internet
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