Retrospectives On the Definition of Economics

Roger Backhouse, SG Medema

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This feature addresses the history of economic terms and ideas. The hope is to deepen the workaday dialogue of economists, while perhaps also casting new light on ongoing questions. If you have suggestions for future topics or authors, please contact Joseph Persky, Professor of Economics, University of Illinois, Chicago, at < >.
Original languageEnglish
Pages (from-to)221-233
Number of pages13
JournalJournal of Economic Perspectives
Issue number1
Publication statusPublished - 1 Jan 2009


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