The Joys of Yiddish and Economics
The Independent Review, Forthcoming
9 Pages Posted: 15 Feb 2017 Last revised: 19 Feb 2017
Date Written: February 14, 2017
Stories from Leo Rosten’s The Joys of Yiddish illustrate some points about economics and the human condition.
Keywords: Jewish, knowledge, interpretation, shadchen, kalikeh, nudnik
JEL Classification: D11, D21, D63, I11, J41
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