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  Learn more about Economics in the online encyclopedia.   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-11-07)
Economics may in principle be applied to any problem that involves choice under scarcity; this includes such diverse topics as the governance of production, distribution of wealth as well as the various related problems of finance, taxation, labour, law, poverty, pollution etc.
Despite the extreme controversy surrounding larger economic issues, there is significant agreement among mainstream economists on the fundamentals of the subject, especially as reflected in microeconomics as opposed to macroeconomics.
This is viewed as a failure to respect economics by libertarians, and viewed as a failure of economics to respect society by socialists.
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  Economics
Economics is a social science that studies human behavior as a relationship between ends and scarce means which have alternative uses (Lionell Robbins, 1935).
Despite the extreme controversy surrounding larger economic issues, there is significant agreement among mainstream economists on the fundamentals of the subject, especially as reflected in microeconomics as opposed to macroeconomics.
The Marxist paradigm of economics is not generally held in high regard by market economists, though some concepts from his work are occasionally used in mainstream contexts, particularly in labor economics and in political economy.
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In economics and marketing, a service is the non-material equivalent of a good.
Service provision has been defined as an economic activity that does not result in ownership, and this is what differentiates it from providing physical goods.
It is claimed to be a process that creates benefits by facilitating either a change in customers, a change in their physical possessions, or a change in their intangible assets.
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Economics is said to be positive when it attempts to explain the consequences of different choices given a set of assumptions and normative when it prescribes a certain route of action.
Modern economic thought is usually considered to have begun with Adam Smith in the late 18th century, although earlier thinkers such as the Spanish Scholastics and the physiocrats made important contributions.
Economics explicitly does not deal with free abundant inputs – one criticism is that it often conflicts with ecology's view of what affects what.
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  Talk:List of economics topics - Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia
It intersects necessarily with the list of ethics articles, as many economists accept that a theory of economics is also a theory of ethics, i.e.
Personally, I think that list of ethics topics, list of ecology topics, list of economics topics, and list of environment topics is the correct clustering, as it's foolish to imagine solving a problem in any of these areas without solving one in the others, if it's of big enough scale.
The economics we have today would be very different if Adam Smith would have used the works of Hegel as an ethical substructure rather than using the works of his moral philosophy professor Francis Hutcheson.
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 BA and BSc Economics Degree Schemes - Department of Economics   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-11-07)
The main features of the BA/BSc in Economics are the flexibility which it offers students to concentrate on topics which interest them, particularly in the second and third years, and the depth of knowledge which can be reached in these options.
We do this by teaching core economic analysis and quantitative methods courses in the first and second years, thus providing the tools needed for optional applied subjects taken in the latter part of the degree.
The courses are chosen from among a list of economics topics covering all the main areas of economics.
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 economics - Anarchopedia
Economics (from the Greek οίκος [oikos], 'house', and νομος [nomos], 'rule', hence "household management") is a social science that studies the production, distribution, trade and consumption of goods and services.
Economics is said to be normative when it recommends one choice over another, or when a subjective value judgment is made.
Conversely, economics is said to be positive when it tries objectively to predict and explain consequences of choices, given a set of assumptions and/or a set of observations.
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 Economics   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-11-07)
Economics is said to be positive when it tries to objectively predict and explain consequences of choices, given a set of assumptions or a set of observations.
Economics, which focuses on measurable variables, is broadly divided into two main branches: microeconomics, which deals with individual agents, such as households and businesses, and macroeconomics, which considers the economy as a whole, in which case it considers aggregate supply and demand for money, capital and commodities.
Evolutionary economics is a novel theory espoused by Nelson and Winter (1982) along these lines that seeks to understand the role of 'routines' in driving the evolution of firm behaviour.
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 Economics - Article from FactBug.org - the fast Wikipedia mirror site
Economics (deriving from the Greek words οίκω [oeko], 'house', and νέμω [nemo], 'distribute') is the social science that studies the allocation of scarce resources through measurable variables.
Economics is said to be positive when it attempts to explain the consequences of different choices given a set of assumptions, or a given set of observations, and normative when it prescribes that a certain action should be taken.
Economics may in principle be (and increasingly is) applied to any problem that involves choice under scarcity or determining economic value.
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 List of economics topics - Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia
It does not include articles about economists, who are listed in the list of economists.
This list is not necessarily complete or up to date - if you see an article that should be here but isn't (or one that shouldn't be here but is), please update the page accordingly.
Bank of Sweden Prize in Economic Sciences in Memory of Alfred Nobel
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 Economics - Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-11-07)
Economic history is the study of economic change, and of economic phenomena in the past.
Economics can also be divided into numerous sub disciplines including: international economics, development economics, labor economics, environmental economics, industrial organization, public finance, economic psychology, economic sociology, institutional economics, economic geography, information economics and economics of security, experimental economics.
In mainstream market economics, where there are significant scarcities not factored into price, there is said to be an externalization, which is a cost or benefit to actors other than the buyer and seller, of which many examples exist, including pollution (a cost to others) and education (a benefit to others).
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 List of economics topics Encyclopedia   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-11-07)
This aims to be a complete list of the articles on economics.
This list grew out of a conversation on this works and that doesn't in teaching economics at the 1993 Eastern Economic Association...
Regional economics: survey of reading lists in universities in Canada and the United States.
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 :: MACROECONOMICS | FREE ECONOMICS.COM ::
Macroeconomics is a sub-field of economics that examines the behavior of the economy as a whole, once all of the individual economic decisions of companies and industries have been summed.
In contrast, microeconomics is the study of the economic behaviour and decision-making of individual consumers, firms, and industries.
Post-Keynesian economics represents a dissent from mainstream Keynesian economics, emphasizing the role of uncertainty and the historical process in macroeconomics.
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 Economics - WikiStock
Economic analysis focuses on decision making, and has been applied, with varying degrees of success, to various fields where people are faced with alternatives andndash; education, marriage, health, law, crime, war, and religion.
Economic history is the study of economic change, and of economic phenomena in the past.
In mainstream market economics, where there are significant scarcities not factored into price, there is said to be an externalization, which is a cost or benefit to actors other than the buyer and seller, of which many examples exist, including pollution (a cost to others) and education (a benefit to others).
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 Discover the Wisdom of Mankind on economics   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-11-07)
Economics is said to be normative when it recommends one choice over another, or when a subjective value judgment is made.
Economics, which focuses on measurable variables, is broadly divided into two main branches: microeconomics, which deals with individual agents, such as households and businesses, and macroeconomics, which considers the economy as a whole, in which case it considers aggregate supply and demand for money, capital and commodities.
Economic policy often revolves around arguments about the cause of "economic friction", or price stickiness, and which is, therefore, preventing the supply and demand from reaching equilibrium.
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 Energy economics Summary
In contrast, mineral economics emerged in the 1930s from interactions among mineral engineers, geologists, and economists on how the insights of their individual fields could be combined to deal with the problems of all forms of mineral extraction.
Energy economics is a subfield of economics that focuses on energy relationships as the foundation of all other relationships.
It is a subfield of ecological economics in that it assumes that food chains in ecology are directly analogous to energy supply chains in human industries.
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 Economics Topics Books and Articles - Research Economics Topics at Questia Online Library
Economics is the study of the production, distribution, and consumption of goods and services.
Economics is also concerned with labor division, finance, taxation, supply, and demand.
Economics is divided into macroeconomics, which deals with economic systems, and microeconomics, which focuses on one market.
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 List-o-links - Meta
When used for 'opedia development purposes these lists give an indication of the state of the 'opedia, the articles that have been written, and the articles that have yet to be written.
The best format for these lists is difficult to determine because it depends on which of the uses a list is being put to in any specific instance.
I think we need real articles, but we need lists of links as well, and the lists should be at or near the top if they are on the same page as a real article, so we don't need to waste time scrolling down when using the list for navigation.
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 Library of Economics and Liberty: Economics by Topic
If you are looking for a clear, easy-to-read introduction to what economics is all about, puzzled by economics ideas bandied about in the press, or want to know where to begin finding intriguing materials on this website, start here!
Topics in the Cyclopaedia of Political Science, Political Economy, and the Political History of the United States.
Articles on political science and economics with an emphasis on history, written by respected thinkers at the end of the 19th century.
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 The world's top Business websites
People establish businesses in order to perform economic activities.
This lists some of the main branches of business.
List of business ethics, political economy, and philosophy of business topics
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 Journals Indexed in EconLit
B.E. Journals in Economic Analysis and Policy: Topics in Economic Analysis and Policy
B.E. Journals in Theoretical Economics: Frontiers of Theoretical Economics
B.E. Journals in Theoretical Economics: Topics in Theoretical Economics
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 Managerial Economics and Organisational Architechture   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-11-07)
It formalizes the theories used by some economists before Marshall and is one of the most fundamental models of some modern economic schools, widely used as a basic building block in a wide range of more detailed economic models and theories.
The theory of supply and demand is important for some economic schools' understanding of a market economy in that it is an explanation of the mechanism by which many resource allocation decisions are made.
In economics, business, and accounting, a cost is the value of inputs that have been used up to produce something, and hence are not available for use anymore.
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 Learn more about List of accounting topics in the online encyclopedia.   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-11-07)
This is a list of topics which are relevant to Accountancy.
Articles exist for some of these topics, others need to be written.
If you click on related changes, you will see the list of all recent edits to this page as well as edits to all pages to which this page linkslist of accounting topics
www.onlineencyclopedia.org /l/li/list_of_accounting_topics.html   (170 words)

  
 One-Semester Business Foundation Course
In economics, business is the social science of managing people to organize and maintain collective productivity toward accomplishing particular creative and productive goals, usually to generate revenue.
The singular "business" can be a legally-recognized entity within an economically free society, wherein individuals organize based on expertise and skills to bring about social and technological advancement.
With some exceptions, (such as cooperatives, non-profit organizations and (typically) government institutions), in predominatly capitalist economies, businesses are formed to earn profit and grow the personal wealth of their owners.
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 Category:Economics - Definition, explanation
Economics is a social science that studieshuman behavior and welfare as a relationship between ends sociallyrequired and scarce means which have alternative uses (Lionel Robbins,1935).
(This is not the only definition of economics; instead it is the dominant one.) Manyof the arguments and techniques of modern economics involve mathematics, ranging from simple school-level mathematics to highlyadvanced mathematical techniques.
See the list of economics topics for a farmore comprehensive list of economics topics.
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