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Economics Subject Headings

Sometimes knowing some of the key subject headings in your area of interest can go a long way in getting the results you want. Here are some of the top phrases used in library subject headings. These phrases can be combined with other words to create a successful search.

Economic conditions

Economic aspects

Economic assistance - use for economic aid

Economic development

Economic history

Economic policy


Economics Call Numbers

Browsing the library collection is a great way to broadly explore books.  It is also possible to virtually browse the shelves in the library catalog.  Look for the link "Browse Shelf" next to the call numbers in each individual item record.  In the Dewey Decimal System, Economics titles are located in the 330s.

330: General Economics

330.01: Philosophy and theory

331: Labor economics

332: Financial economics

333: Economics of land and energy

334: Cooperatives

335: Socialism and related systems

336: Public finance

337: International economics

338: Production

339: Macroeconomics

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