Lura Sanborn – Reference Librarian
The Concise Encyclopedia of Economics edited by David R. Henderson, Liberty Fund, Inc., 2008.
Find it in Ohrstrom at: REF 330 C74
Interested in expanding your economic understanding? This encyclopedia provides essay length articles on a variety of economic topics, typically reflecting mainstream economic thought. Points of disagreement among economists are identified and discussed. Entries include helpful descriptions of things such as: Behavioral Economics, Financial Regulation, Futures & Options Markets, and Bubbles.
Want to get to know some economic thinkers? The second half of this volume contains biographies (about 100) of prominent economists.
Helpful for: Understanding Economics, The Investment Club, U.S. History, Reflecting on Current Events