Monthly Archives: April 2014

Working Paper: Kevin D. Hoover, “Reductionism in Economics: Causality and Intentionality in the Microfoundations of Macroeconomics”

Kevin D. Hoover (Duke University) has recently published online a working paper entitled “Reductionism in Economics: Causality and Intentionality in the Microfoundations of Macroeconomics“. Abstract: In many sciences – physical, but also biology, neuroscience, and other life sciences – one object of … Continue reading

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Article: Małgorzata Luc, “Placing the Idea of Sustainable Landscape in Ecophilosophy” (Problems of Sustainable Development)

A new article was recently first published online by the journal Problemy Ekorozwoju – Problems of Sustainable Development: Małgorzata Luc, “Placing the Idea of Sustainable Landscape in Ecophilosophy“, (PE-PoSD, 2014, vol. 9, n 1, 81-88). Abstract: The preamble to the … Continue reading

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Article: Geoffrey M. Hodgson, “What is Capital? Economists and Sociologists have changed its Meaning: Should it be Changed Back?” (Cambridge Journal of Economics)

A new article was recently first published online by the Cambridge Journal of Economics: Geoffrey M. Hodgson, “What is Capital? Economists and Sociologists have changed its Meaning: Should it be Changed Back?” (CJoE, 2014). Abstract: This article traces the historical usages … Continue reading

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Article: Martha A. Starr, “Qualitative and Mixed-Methods Research in Economics: Surprising Growth, Promising Future” (Journal of Economic Surveys)

A new article was recently published by the Journal of Economic Surveys (April 2014): Martha A. Starr, “Qualitative and Mixed-Methods Research in Economics: Surprising Growth, Promising Future” (JoES, 2014, Vol. 28/2, pp. 238-264). Abstract: Qualitative research in economics has traditionally been unimportant … Continue reading

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Conference (Programme): Models and Simulations 6, May 9th-11th, 2014 (Notre Dame, Indiana, USA)

MS6 is the latest in a series of international conferences dedicated to exploring the many philosophical issues arising from considerations of the construction, use, and epistemic status of models and computer simulations in the natural and social sciences. Previous meetings … Continue reading

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Job/Position: Professor of Social and Moral Philosophy (Helsinki, Finland)

The Department of Political and Economic Studies of the University of Helsinki invites applications for the position of Professor of Social and Moral Philsophy for a fixed term (locum tenens) from 1 September 2014 to 31 December 2017. The field … Continue reading

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PhD Workshop: 17th Summer School on History of Economic Thought, Economic Philosophy and Economic History, September 1st – 8th, 2014 (Zaragoza, Spain)

The Summer School on History of Economic Thought, Economic Philosophy and Economic History was established in 1998. In 2014, it is organised by the University of Zaragoza, (Spain) and PHARE, University of Paris 1 Panthéon-Sorbonne (Paris, France) in Zaragoza (Spain). This … Continue reading

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Workshop: Experimental Social Science, April 28th, 2014, TINT (Helsinki, Finland)

On April 28th, a workshop on “Experimental Social Science” will be organised by the research centre Trends and Tensions in Intellectual Integration (TINT) of the Univeristy of Helsinki (from 9.00am to 4.00pm, University of Helsinki, Department of Political and Economic Studies, … Continue reading

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Seminar: Jean Cartelier, April 29th, 2014, EconomiX (Paris, France)

On April 29th, Jean Cartelier (EconomiX) will present one of his works in the seminar Economie et Philosophie de l’Exploitation organised by Economix and Sophiapol (from 3.00 pm to 5.00, Université Paris Ouest, Nanterre – La Défense, 200, Avenue de la … Continue reading

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Seminar: Benjamin Bewersdorf, April 28th, 2014, EIPE (Rotterdam, Netherlands)

On April 28th, Benjamin Bewersdorf (University of Groningen) is invited in the research seminar of the Erasmus Institute for Philosophy and Economics (from 5.00 to 6.30 pm, Erasmus University of Rotterdam, Campus Woudestein, H-building). The title of her presentation will be … Continue reading

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