Peter Kenneth Newman

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Peter Newman
Born 5 October 1928
Mitcham, Surrey, UK
Died 6 November 2001(2001-11-06) (aged 73)
Nationality British
Field Economist

Peter Kenneth Newman (5 October 1928, Mitcham, Surrey, England – 6 November 2001, Hamilton, New Zealand) was an English economist and historian of economic thought. He helped to edit The New Palgrave: A Dictionary of Economics, to which he contributed several articles.[1][2]



Selected dictionary contributions[edit]


  1. ^ Stigler, George J. (December 1988). "Palgrave's Dictionary of Economics (book review)". Journal of Economic Literature (American Economic Association) 26 (4): 1729–1736.  (first ed.)
  2. ^ Eatwell, John; Milgate, Murray; Newman, Peter K. (1987). The New Palgrave: a dictionary of economics (2nd ed.). London New York Tokyo: Macmillan Stockton Press Maruzen. ISBN 9780333740408. 

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