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Author Morgan, Mary S.
Title The world in the model [electronic resource] : how economists work and think / Mary S. Morgan.
Publication Info. Cambridge ; New York : Cambridge University Press, 2012.
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 Libraries Electronic Books  ELECTRONIC BOOKS-DDA    AVAIL. ONLINE
Description 1 online resource.
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references and index.
Contents Machine generated contents note: 1. Modelling as a method of enquiry; 2. Model building: new recipes, ingredients and integration; 3. Imagining and imaging: creating a new model world; 4. Character making: ideal types, idealization and the art of caricature; 5. Metaphors and analogies: choosing the world of the model; 6. Questions and stories: capturing the heart of matters; 7. Model experiments?; 8. Simulating: taking a microscope to economics; 9. Model situations, typical cases and exemplary narratives; 10. From the world in the model to the model in the world.
Reproduction Electronic reproduction. Perth, W.A. Available via World Wide Web.
Note Description based on print version record.
Subject Economics -- Mathematical models.
Added Author Ebooks Corporation
Related To Print version: Morgan, Mary S. World in the model. Cambridge ; New York : Cambridge University Press, 2012 9781107002975 (DLC) 2011018364
ISBN 9781139549257 (electronic bk.)
1139549251 (electronic bk.)
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