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A Guide for the Young Economist, vol 1

William Thomson

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Abstract: This book is an invaluable guide for young economists working on their dissertations, preparing their first articles for submission to professional journals, getting ready for their first presentations at conferences and job seminars, or facing their first refereeing assignments. In clear, concise language--a model for what he advocates--William Thomson shows how to make written and oral presentations both inviting and efficient. Thomson covers the basics of clear exposition, including such nuts-and-bolts topics as titling papers, writing abstracts, presenting research results, and holding an audience's attention.

Keywords: guidebook; dissertations; presentations; articles (search for similar items in EconPapers)
JEL-codes: A23 (search for similar items in EconPapers)
Date: 2001
Edition: 1
ISBN: 0-262-70079-4
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