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The Economics of Language Use

The Economics of Language Use

Report of the Fifth Annual Conference

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Published by Center for Research & Documentation on World .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Linguistics,
  • Language Arts / Linguistics / Literacy

  • Edition Notes

    ContributionsHumphrey Tonkin (Editor), Karen M. Johnson-Weiner (Editor)
    The Physical Object
    FormatPaperback
    Number of Pages163
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL11500889M
    ISBN 100934973067
    ISBN 109780934973069

    Purchase Handbook of the Economics of Education, Volume 5 - 1st Edition. Print Book & E-Book. ISBN , Language and Economics1 Barton L. Lipman Department of Economics University of Wisconsin Observatory Drive Madison, WI email: [email protected] May 1I thank Andreas Blume for helpful references and Eddie Dekel and Duane Seppi for numer-ous discussions which influenced the views expressed here. I apologize to Ariel Rubinstein for.

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    The chapter, by describing some of the nuts and bolts of techniques used in language economics, is intended to make contributions in this area clear and accessible to a broad readership of scholars approaching language issues from other angles, primarily sociolinguistics or . Introduction to Economics, Sixth Edition gives a general and nonmathematical introductory approach to the field of economics. The monograph also updates the reader with economic issues over the years and modern economic analysis. The book is divided into seven g: Language Use.


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