Programming Languages : A Short History for Economists

@inproceedings{Nerlove2003ProgrammingL,
  title={Programming Languages : A Short History for Economists},
  author={Marc Nerlove},
  year={2003}
}
The development of programming languages as a means of communicating with digital computers is surveyed with emphasis on those languages and characteristics of particular relevance to economists and statisticians. There are several different types of software: (1) True programming languages which are used for many purposes in communicating with the machine… CONTINUE READING