The Little Book of Big Ideas: Economics contains the profiles and theories of 50 of the world's most eminent economists. From mercantilists through Keynesians to modern economic thought, this book gets behind 50 of the greatest minds and 10 core theories. Covering Hume, Smith and Marx, succinct biographies provide an insight into economists' personalities and reveal the outstanding contribution that each has made to this pervasive discipline. Essential concepts and themes have been expertly selected and complex issues are explained in their social, political and cultural context.
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Vienna , Austria i satisfaction yielded by consumption of goods . The use - value
of a good is determined by its ability to satisfy humans ' requirements and desires
. The concrete use - value consumers attach to goods depends on the concrete ...
In the direct real balance effect , Patinkin argued that the increase in the value of
cash directly stimulates consumption and investment by consumers and investors
who feel richer due to the increased value of their holdings , setting off a ...
Consumer Behaviour Consumption spending by individuals and households is a
powerful motor of a market economy . Investors take expectations of future
expenditure by consumers as a very important signal for planning their capacity
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Great read for perhaps a highschooler or college student interested in the field of economics. Gives a quick snapshot of many economists including their backgrounds and specialties within the field ... Read full review
Introduction by Professor James Rollo
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