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Business & Economics Encyclopedias: Economics

Sources for background information, definitions, and research topic selection in business and economics. Most of these are online.

Economics Dictionaries

Use these sources for quick definitions as a refresher

Useful Background Sources

Palgrave's

Palgrave's Dictionary of Economics OnlinePalgrave's Dictionary of Economics Online

Need help choosing research topics?
Dying to calculate the price elasticity of demand? 
Can't remember what heteroscedasticity means?
It's all here...

Economics Encyclopedias

Background Information in Economics: Encyclopedias

Use these specialized topical sources to review concepts, in the early stages of research for topic selection, to find additional sources on a topic, etc.
Subject Encyclopedias for Economics

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