Surfing Economics

Essays for the Inquiring Economist

  • Authors
  • Huw David Dixon

Table of contents

  1. Front Matter
    Pages i-xvii
  2. Economics and the Meaning of Life

    1. Front Matter
      Pages 1-1
    2. Huw David Dixon
      Pages 3-20
    3. Huw David Dixon
      Pages 21-53
  3. Mainly Macro

  4. Mainly Micro

  5. Back Matter
    Pages 208-222

About this book


Surfing Economics is a collection of essays by one of Europe's leading young economists. These essays are written to bring to life in a non-technical manner some of the fundamental ideas and concepts in contemporary economics, including new Keynesian economics, the natural rate, bounded rationality, social learning and the meaning of economics. Whilst primarily written for the undergraduate student, these essays will entertain and enlighten economists of all ages. Above all, the essays convey the enthusiasm and excitement of Huw Dixon for economics along with his valuable insights into the subject. Just the thing to brighten up your reading lists.


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