Monthly Archives: September 2015

Seminar: Christian Lazzeri, October 7th, 2015, GREQAM (Aix-en-Provence, France)

On October 7th, Christian Lazzeri (Université Paris Ouest – Nanterre-La défense) is invited in the Economic philosophy seminar organised by GREQAM (from 4.30 to 6.30 pm, meetings room, Campus Ferry, Aix-en-Provence). The title of his presenation will be “Justice et reconnaissance“.

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Seminar: Wade Hands & J.D. Trout, October 5th, 2015, TINT (Helsinki, Finland)

On October 5th, the topic of the next session of the Agora for Interdisciplinary Debate organised by TINT‘s research seminar will be “Economics, Psychology, and the Good Life” (from 4.00 to 6.00 pm, U40, 2nd floor, room 6). Discutants will be Wade Hands (University … Continue reading

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Master programme: Bayreuth Philosophy and Economics MA programme

Departments of Philosophy and of Economics of Bayreuth University (Germany) have launched in 2014 a MA programme: “Philosophy & Economics”. The Bayreuth MA Programme in Philosophy & Economics is organised and taught by both the departments of philosophy and economics. … Continue reading

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Blogs: Bargaining Game & Erik Angner’s Blog

Although the interactions between philosophy and economics give rise to many academic works, researchers somtimes take on their personal time to tackle some topics in a freer way in the form of blog posts. And it is precisely this informal tone … Continue reading

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Job position: Post doctoral fellowships, TINT (Helsinki, Finland)

TINT Centre of Excellence in the Philosophy of the Social Sciences (Helsinki, Finland), now the largest centre in its field, is offering two or three new postdoc positions, beginning in January 2016 (or earlier). The positions are up to 2 … Continue reading

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Conference (programme): 25th anniversary of the Centre Walras-Pareto, CWP (Lausanne, Switzerland)

The Centre Walras-Pareto d’études interdisciplinaires de la pensée économique et politique celebrates this year its 25 th anniversary. On this occasion, you are invited to attend to the anniversary conference that will be hold on Friday 16 October in the University … Continue reading

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Working Paper: Antoinette Baujard & Muriel Gilardone, “Sen is Not a Capability Theorist”

Antoinette Baujard & Muriel Gilardone have recently published online a working paper entitled “Sen is Not a Capability Theorist“. Abstract: This paper aims to show that, contrary to the standard understanding of his work, Sen’s idea of justice does not … Continue reading

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Working Paper: Mark Setterfield, “Heterodox Economics, Social Ontology, and the Use of Mathematics”

Mark Setterfield has recently published online a working paper entitled “Heterodox Economics, Social Ontology, and the Use of Mathematics“. Abstract: In a recent article (Lawson, 2013), Tony Lawson argues for a Veblenian interpretation of the term “neoclassical”, according to which … Continue reading

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Working Paper: Erik Angner, “Behavioral Welfare Economics, Libertarian Paternalism, and the Nudge Agenda”

Erik Angner has recently published online a working paper entitled “Behavioral Welfare Economics, Libertarian Paternalism, and the Nudge Agenda“. Abstract: Armed with a set of economic theories and a desire to influence policy and improve lives, behavioral economists have developed … Continue reading

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Seminar: J. D. Trout, September 28th, 2015, TINT (Helsinki, Finland)

On September 28th, J. D. Trout (Loyola University Chicago) is invited in the Research seminar of TINT (from 2.00 to 4.00 pm, University of Helsinki, U40, room 4). The title of his presentation will be “Explanation, Fluency, and the False Climb“.

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