Mr Donald Rutherford
Lecturer in Economics
Donald Rutherford was educated at Oxford University. After a short sojourn in the City of London as an investment analyst and financial journalist he came to Edinburgh University.
A wide range of teaching has enabled him to acquire an extensive knowledge of economics, the basis for a dictionary of economics and other reference works.
His principal interest is the history of economic thought, especially Scottish economics.
- Routledge Dictionary of Economics, 3rd edition (2012). Routledge.
- `In the Shadow of Adam Smith' (2012). Palgrave Macmillan.
- `Malthus and three approaches to solving the population problem', Population (2007) 62: 213-37.
- Economics: The Key Concepts (2007). Routledge.
- History of economic thought
- Scottish economics
- US and UK economic policy