Bengt-Arne Wickström

Research group "Economics and Language" - REAL

Professor

Research Group "Economics and Language"

Unter den Linden 6

Berlin, 10099

Germany

Andrássy-Universität Budapest

Herder-Professor

Pollack Mihály tér 3

Budapest, 1088

Hungary

SCHOLARLY PAPERS

10

DOWNLOADS

203

CITATIONS

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Scholarly Papers (10)

The Optimal Babel - An Economic Framework for the Analysis of Dynamic Language Rights

CESifo Working Paper Series No. 2956
Number of pages: 22 Posted: 28 Feb 2010
Bengt-Arne Wickström
Research group "Economics and Language" - REAL
Downloads 51 (315,138)
Citation 1

Abstract:

equivalence principle, minority rights, changeable preferences, dynamic preferences, welfare economics, overlapping generations

The Optimal Babel: An Economic Framework for the Analysis of Dynamic Language Rights

Constitutional economics and public institutions: Essays in honour of José Casas-Pardo. (Series: New thinking in political economy.) (Fransisco Cabrillo und Miguel Puchades Navarro, eds.). Cheltenham: Edward Elgar (2013) 322 – 344,
Posted: 03 Nov 2015
Bengt-Arne Wickström
Research group "Economics and Language" - REAL

Abstract:

Equivalence principle, minority rights, changeable preferences, dynamic preferences, welfare economics, overlapping generations.

Language as a Renewable Resource: Import, Dissipation, and Absorption of Innovations

CESifo Working Paper No. 3919
Number of pages: 21 Posted: 10 Sep 2012
Bengt-Arne Wickström
Research group "Economics and Language" - REAL
Downloads 29 (393,109)

Abstract:

language contact, borrowing, language structure, language status, language planning, renewable resource

Language as a Renewable Resource: Import, Dissipation, and Absorption of Innovations

International Journal of Computational Linguistics, Vol. 3:1 (2012), pp. 32-52
Posted: 30 Oct 2012
Bengt-Arne Wickström
Research group "Economics and Language" - REAL

Abstract:

language contact, borrowing, language structure, language status, language shift, language attrition, language planning, renewable resource

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Welfare-Optimal Status Planning of Minority Languages: An Economic Approach

CESifo Working Paper Series No. 3427
Number of pages: 18 Posted: 04 May 2011
Bengt-Arne Wickström
Research group "Economics and Language" - REAL
Downloads 25 (382,980)

Abstract:

minority rights, changeable preferences, dynamic preferences, welfare function, second-best analysis, overlapping generations

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Language Rights -- A Welfare-Economics Approach

CESifo Working Paper Series No. 5491
Number of pages: 28 Posted: 22 Sep 2015
Bengt-Arne Wickström
Research group "Economics and Language" - REAL
Downloads 1 (456,539)

Abstract:

efficiency, cost-benefit analysis, economic justice, changeable preferences, language rights, linguistic justice, language policy

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A Concise Bibliography of Language Economics

CESifo Working Paper Series No. 5530
Number of pages: 46 Posted: 28 Oct 2015
Michele Gazzola, François Grin and Bengt-Arne Wickström
Humboldt-Universität zu Berlin, University of Geneva and Research group "Economics and Language" - REAL
Downloads 0 (244,875)

Abstract:

language economics, language policy, bibliography

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The Economic Consequences of Terror: Guest Editors’ Introduction

European Journal of Political Economy, Vol. 20, No. 2, 2004
Posted: 11 Aug 2012
Tilman Brück and Bengt-Arne Wickström
IGZ - Leibniz Institute of Vegetable and Ornamental Crops and Research group "Economics and Language" - REAL

Abstract:

terrorism, economics

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Language Rights and Linguistic Justice

LINGVAJ RAJTOJ KAJ LINGVA JUSTECO: LA ARTO LABORI KUNE: FESTLIBRO POR HUMPHREY TONKIN, pp. 97-103, Detlev Blanke and Ulrich Lins, eds., Rotterdam: UEA, 2010
Posted: 07 Apr 2011 Last Revised: 09 Apr 2011
Bengt-Arne Wickström
Research group "Economics and Language" - REAL

Abstract:

cost-benefit analysis, language rights, status planning

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Fairness, Rights, and Language Rights: On the Fair Treatment of Linguistic Minorities

PUBLIC ECONOMICS AND PUBLIC CHOICE: CONTRIBUTIONS IN HONOR OF CHARLES B. BLANKART, P. Baake and R. Borck, (eds.), Berlin: Springer, pp. 81-102, 2007
Posted: 07 Apr 2011
Bengt-Arne Wickström
Research group "Economics and Language" - REAL

Abstract:

fairness, extended fairness, rights, language rights

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The Scandal Matrix: The Use of Scandals in the Progress of Society

Homo Oeconomicus, Vol. 16, pp. 97–110, 1999,
Posted: 02 Nov 1998 Last Revised: 04 Apr 2011
Manfred J. Holler and Bengt-Arne Wickström
University of Hamburg - Faculty of Economics and Business Administration and Research group "Economics and Language" - REAL

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Can Bilingualism Be Dynamically Stable? A Simple Model of Language Choice

Rationality and Society, Vol. 17, pp. 81–115, 2005,
Posted: 04 Sep 1998 Last Revised: 29 Oct 2012
Bengt-Arne Wickström
Research group "Economics and Language" - REAL

Abstract: