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CESifo Research Network
- July 26-27, 2013
- CESifo Venice Summer Institute 2013 Workshop on "The Economics of Language Policy"
- Venice, Island of San Servolo in the Bay of Venice, Italy
- Papers from economists and researches from other disciplines working on issues of language policy are solicited. The following is a non-exhaustive list of possible specific themes of individual contributions:- languages and economic efficiency (e.g. languages in the labor market, language as a public good, linguistic diversity and trade, languages and firms)- language dynamics and network-externality properties- language and ethnic and social identity- language and economic and social power- evaluation of the costs and distributive consequences of alternative language policies- normative evaluation of official-language policies- techniques to evaluate the material and symbolic value of languages (e.g. tools adapted from environmental economics)[gem?_?? den Informationen des Anbieters - according to site editor's information]
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