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community

Overview page. Subjects: Social Sciences — Arts and Humanities.

Many sociological and anthropological definitions exist, but most tend to privilege some combination of small-scale, relative boundedness, strong affective ties, traditionalism, and...

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Communities

in Economics

February 2007; p ublished online September 2013 .

Chapter. Subjects: Economics. 2405 words.

‘Communities’ examines the cooperative relationships that exist in different communities. One way of preventing opportunistic behaviour is through linking relationships together. This...

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European Community

Edited by John Black, Nigar Hashimzade and Gareth Myles.

in A Dictionary of Economics

January 2012; p ublished online May 2013 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Economics. 72 words.

The main institution of European unity, formed in 1967 from the European Atomic Energy Community, the European Coal and Steel Community, and the ...

European Community

Nigar Hashimzade, Gareth Myles and John Black.

in A Dictionary of Economics

January 2017; p ublished online January 2017 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Economics. 72 words.

The main institution of European unity, formed in 1967 from the European Atomic Energy Community, the European Coal and Steel Community, and the ...

European Community

John Black, Nigar Hashimzade and Gareth Myles.

in A Dictionary of Economics

January 2009; p ublished online January 2009 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Economics. 69 words.

The main institution of European unity, formed in 1967 from the European Atomic Energy Community, the European Coal and Steel

community charge

Overview page. Subjects: Economics.

(in the UK) a tax, introduced by the Conservative government in 1990 (1989 in Scotland), levied locally on every adult in a community. It was replaced in 1993 by the council tax. Informally...

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European Community

Peter Moles and Nicholas Terry.

in The Handbook of International Financial Terms

January 1997; p ublished online January 2005 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Financial Institutions and Services. 39 words.

The European Economic Community (EEC) was the original designation for the European association formed by the Treaty of

Community Interventions

Christina D. Economos and Sarah A. Sliwa.

in The Oxford Handbook of the Social Science of Obesity

October 2011; p ublished online September 2012 .

Article. Subjects: Economics; Health, Education, and Welfare. 11195 words.

This chapter determines the relevant theory and frameworks of community interventions, and also summarizes several examples of implementation. It then investigates the avenues for...

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European Economic Community

John Black, Nigar Hashimzade and Gareth Myles.

in A Dictionary of Economics

January 2009; p ublished online January 2009 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Economics. 98 words.

The European common market set up in 1958 by the original six members of the European Coal and Steel Community.

community indifference curve

Overview page. Subjects: Economics.

In international trade theory, a member of the family of indifference curves representing the tastes of a country, and sometimes the country's well-being. The use of community indifference...

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community indifference curve

Nigar Hashimzade, Gareth Myles and John Black.

in A Dictionary of Economics

January 2017; p ublished online January 2017 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Economics. 55 words.

In international trade theory, a member of the family of indifference curves representing the tastes of a country, and sometimes the country’s well-being. The use of community indifference...

European Economic Community

Nigar Hashimzade, Gareth Myles and John Black.

in A Dictionary of Economics

January 2017; p ublished online January 2017 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Economics. 102 words.

The European common market set up in 1958 by the original six members of the European Coal and Steel Community. These were Belgium, France, (West) Germany, Italy, Luxembourg, and the...

European Economic Community

Edited by John Black, Nigar Hashimzade and Gareth Myles.

in A Dictionary of Economics

January 2012; p ublished online May 2013 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Economics. 102 words.

The European common market set up in 1958 by the original six members of the European Coal and Steel Community. These were Belgium, France, (West) Germany, Italy, Luxembourg, and the...

community indifference curve

Edited by John Black, Nigar Hashimzade and Gareth Myles.

in A Dictionary of Economics

January 2012; p ublished online May 2013 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Economics. 55 words.

In international trade theory, a member of the family of indifference curves representing the tastes of a country, and sometimes the country's well-being. The use of community indifference...

Community Auditing as community development

Carol Packham.

in Community Development Journal

July 1998; p ublished online July 1998 .

Journal Article. Subjects: Development Studies; Public Policy; Social Impact of Environmental Issues (Environmental Science); Development Planning and Policy. 0 words.

This article seeks to make the case that some research methods are exploitative and deskilling of their subjects, and are therefore inappropriate to use as part of community development. It...

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Participation in Heterogeneous Communities

Alberto Alesina and Eliana La Ferrara.

in The Quarterly Journal of Economics

August 2000; p ublished online August 2000 .

Journal Article. Subjects: Economics. 0 words.

This paper studies what determines group formation and the degree of participation when the population is heterogeneous, both in terms of income and race or ethnicity. We are especially...

The Community of Advantage

Robert Sugden.

July 2018; p ublished online July 2018 .

Book. Subjects: Economics. 320 pages.

Normative analysis in economics has usually aimed at satisfying individuals’ preferences. Its conclusions have supported a long-standing liberal tradition of economics that values economic...

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European Economic Community

Edited by Jonathan Law and John Smullen.

in A Dictionary of Finance and Banking

January 2008; p ublished online January 2008 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Financial Institutions and Services. 238 words.

The European common market set up in 1957 by the six member states of the European Coal and Steel Community

European Economic Community

Edited by Jonathan Law.

in A Dictionary of Finance and Banking

January 2014; p ublished online May 2014 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Financial Institutions and Services. 232 words.

The European common market set up in 1957 by the six member states of the European Coal and Steel Community

Community and Trade Preferences

Alexandra Guisinger.

in American Opinion on Trade

August 2017; p ublished online August 2017 .

Chapter. Subjects: Economic History. 12061 words.

This chapter describes the impact on trade preference of two aspects of a community that, according to the model of preference formation proposed, influence individuals’...

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Community Preference Fields

W. M. Gorman.

Edited by C. Blackorby and A. F. Shorrocks.

in Separability and Aggregation

January 1996; p ublished online November 2003 .

Chapter. Subjects: Microeconomics. 11562 words.

This is Gorman's first published paper and was published in Econometrica 21 in 1953. A series of formal relationships between community indifference maps and utility possibility maps are...

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