Monthly Archives: September 2015

Seminar: Patrick Turmel, September 28th, 2015, EIPE (Rotterdam, Netherlands)

On September 28th, Patrick Turmel (Université Laval, Canada) 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, Theil Building, C1-5). The title of his presentation will be “Two egalitarian … Continue reading

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Book: Peter Spiegler, Behind the Model: A Constructive Critique of Economic Modeling (Cambridge University Press, 2015)

Peter Spiegler recently published a book entitled Behind the Model: A Constructive Critique of Economic Modeling (Cambridge University Press, 2015, 230 pages). Abstract: This ambitious book looks ‘behind the model’ to reveal how economists use formal models to generate insights into the economy. … Continue reading

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Book: Jonathan Wight, Ethics in Economics: An Introduction to Moral Frameworks (Stanford University Press, 2015)

Jonathan Wight has recently published a book entitled Ethics in Economics: An Introduction to Moral Frameworks (Stanford University Press, 2015, 296 pages). Abstract: In Ethics in Economics , Jonathan B. Wight provides an overview of the role that ethical considerations play in economic … Continue reading

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Book: Tony Lawson, Essays on: The Nature and State of Modern Economics (Routledge, 2015)

Tony Lawson has recently published a book entitled Essays on: The Nature and State of Modern Economics (Routledge, 2015, 262 pages). Abstract: The financial crisis has not only revealed weaknesses of the capitalist economy but also highlighted just how limited and impoverished is modern … Continue reading

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Journal: Journal of Institutional Economics, Vol. 11/3 (September 2015)

The lastest issue of the Journal of Institutional Economics (Vol. 11/3) is dedicated to the link between instituions, rules and equilibria. The table of content is available below: Articles: Frank Hindriks & Francesco Guala, “Institutions, Rules, and Equilibria: a Unified Theory“, Vernon … Continue reading

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Journal: Erasmus Journal for Philosophy and Economics, Vol. 8/1 (Spring 2015)

The latest issue of the Erasmus Journal for Philosophy and Economics (Vol. 8/1) has been published last Spring (online as usual). The table of content is available below: Articles: Lars Lindblom, “Equality of resources, risk, and the ideal market“, Jack Anderson, … Continue reading

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Journal: Journal of Economic Methodology, Vol. 22/1 (March 2015)

An issue of the Journal of Economic Methodology has been published in March. Please find below the table of content (Vol. 22/1): Articles: K. Vela Velupillai & Stefano Zambelli, “Simulation, computation and dynamics in economics“, Nicholas J. Mangee, “A Kuhnian perspective … Continue reading

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Journal: Economics and Philosophy, Vol. 31/2 (July 2015)

An issue of Economics and Philosophy has been published in July. This issue is a special issue dedicated to a symposium on equality versus priority. The table of content is available below (Vol. 31/2): Symposium on equality versus priority: Alex Voorhoeve, “Introduction … Continue reading

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Seminar: Tom Dougherty, September 25th, 2015, TRIANGLE (Lyon, France)

On September 25th, Tom Dougherty (University of Cambridge) is invited in the Séminaire de philosophie économique organised by TRIANGLE (from 2.00 pm, ENS de Lyon, 15 parvis René Descartes, room R253). The title of his presentation will be “Future Bias and Practical Reason”. Abstract: Is it rational to … Continue reading

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Seminar: Pierre-Charles Pradier, September 23rd, 2015, FMSH-CEM (Paris, France)

On September 23rd, Pierre-Charles Pradier (Université Paris I Panthéon-Sorbonne) is invited in the research seminar of the Chair Ethics and Finance (from 5:00 to 7:00 pm, Fondation Maison des Sciences de l’homme, 190 avenue de France, 75013 Paris, room 638, (Métro : Quai de … Continue reading

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