The Contribution of Economists to the Study of Language Issues
AbstractThis paper reviews the epistemological and methodological underpinnings of economic approaches to language issues, and proposes a definition of the economics of language as a field of research in its own right. It also introduces the contributions gathered in a special issue of the "International Journal of the Sociology of Language" entirely devoted to the economics of language.
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Bibliographic InfoPaper provided by Institut d'Economie et Econométrie, Université de Genève in its series Research Papers by the Institute of Economics and Econometrics, Geneva School of Economics and Management, University of Geneva with number 96.10.
Length: 30 pages
Date of creation: 1996
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LANGUAGES; CULTURE; MINORITY GROUPS;
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