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Economics

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Sub-Fields:

  • Microeconomics
  • Macroeconomics
  • Experimental Economics
  • Behavioral Economics
  • Ecological/Environmental Economics
  • Health Economics
  • International Economics
  • Labor Economics
  • Monetary Economics

Select Subject Keywords:

Qualitative methods, quantitative methods, mathematical methods, interest rates, monetary economics, demand, supply, consumption, economic fluctuations, market fluctuations, economic methodology, game theory, bargaining theory, econometrics, business cycles

LoC Classifications:

  • HB1-3840 - Economic theory, Demography
  • HB71-74 - Economics as a science. Relation to other subjects
  • HB75-130 - History of economics, History of economic theory, Including special economic schools
  • HB131-147 - Methodology
  • HB135-147 - Mathematical economics. Quantitative methods, Including econometrics, input-output analysis, game theory
  • HB801-843 - Consumption, Demand
  • HB848-3697 - Demography, Population, Vital events
  • HB3711-3840 - Business cycles, Economic fluctuations
  • HC10-1085 - Economic history and conditions
  • HC79 - Special topics including air pollution, automation, consumer demand, famines, flow of funds, etc.
  • HC92 - Economic geography of the oceans (General)
  • HC94-1085 - By region or country

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Professional Associations

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American Economic Association

Established in 1885, the AEA is a non-profit, non-partisan, scholarly association dedicated to the discussion and publication of economics research. The Association supports established and prospective economists with a set of career-enhancing programs and services[.] (AEA Mission)



The Econometric Society

The Econometric Society is an international society for the advancement of economic theory in its relation to statistics and mathematics. (ES About)



The History of Economics Society

Since its formal establishment in 1974, the History of Economics Society has committed itself to encouraging interest, fostering scholarship, and promoting discussion among scholars and professionals in the field of the history of economics and related disciplines. (HES Home)