On Economics Writing

19 Pages Posted: 3 Feb 2017

Date Written: February 1, 2017

Abstract

The characteristics and rhetorical devices of contemporary economics writing are identified and assessed. In the process, economists are called on to write with more skill and style.

Keywords: Rhetoric, American Economic Review, Economics

Suggested Citation

Dudenhefer, Paul, On Economics Writing (February 1, 2017). Available at SSRN: https://ssrn.com/abstract=2910016 or http://dx.doi.org/10.2139/ssrn.2910016

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