Explorations In Economic Methodology

Author by : Roger E. Backhouse
Languange : en
Publisher by : Routledge
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Description : Roger Backhouse is a key figure in the field of economic methodology. Explorations in Economic Methodology both clarifies and responds to the issues raised by the literature and argues that methodology is an essential activity. Offering a constructive, but critical, response to the recent literature, this collection provides important new insights for students and researchers in economic methodology and the philosophy of science.


Essays On Philosophy And Economic Methodology

Author by : Daniel M. Hausman
Languange : en
Publisher by : Cambridge University Press
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Description : This collection brings together the essays of one of the foremost American philosophers of economics. Cumulatively they offer fresh perspectives on foundational questions such as: what sort of science is economics? and how successful can economists be in acquiring knowledge of their subject matter?


Reflection Without Rules

Author by : D. Wade Hands
Languange : en
Publisher by : Cambridge University Press
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Description : This book is a comprehensive and often controversial survey of economic methodology.


Rationality Institutions And Economic Methodology

Author by : Bo Gustafsson
Languange : en
Publisher by : Routledge
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Description : First published in 1993. Routledge is an imprint of Taylor & Francis, an informa company.


Radical Political Economy

Author by : Victor Lippit
Languange : en
Publisher by : Routledge
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Description : Radical political economy is built upon the formal analysis of neoclassical economics and the tradition of Marxian/radical analysis. The essays presented in this book offer a representative sampling of the issues and methodologies involved in the study of radical political economy.


The Economics Of Science

Author by : James R Wible
Languange : en
Publisher by : Routledge
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Description : Science is difficult and costly to do well. This study systematically creates an economics of science. Many aspects of science are explored from an economic point of view. The scientist is treated as an economically rational individual. This book begins with economic models of misconduct in science and the legitimate, normal practices of science, moving on to market failure, the market place of ideas, self-correctiveness, and the organizational and institutional structures of science. An exploration of broader methodological themes raised by an economics of science ends the work.


Handbook Of Experimental Economic Methodology

Author by : Guillaume R. Fréchette
Languange : en
Publisher by : Oxford University Press
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Description : The Handbook of Experimental Economic Methodology, edited by Guillaume R. Fréchette and Andrew Schotter, aims to confront and debate the issues faced by the growing field of experimental economics. For example, as experimental work attempts to test theory, it raises questions about the proper relationship between theory and experiments. As experimental results are used to inform policy, the utility of these results outside the lab is questioned, and finally, as experimental economics tries to integrate ideas from other disciplines like psychology and neuroscience, the question of their proper place in the discipline of economics becomes less clear. This book contains papers written by some of the most accomplished scholars working at the intersection of experimental, behavioral, and theoretical economics talking about methodology. It is divided into four sections, each of which features a set of papers and a set of comments on those papers. The intention of the volume is to offer a place where ideas about methodology could be discussed and even argued. Some of the papers are contentious---a healthy sign of a dynamic discipline---while others lay out a vision for how the authors think experimental economics should be pursued. This exciting and illuminating collection of papers brings light to a topic at the core of experimental economics. Researchers from a broad range of fields will benefit from the exploration of these important questions.


Spationomy

Author by : Vít Pászto
Languange : en
Publisher by : Springer Nature
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Description : This open access book is based on "Spationomy ? Spatial Exploration of Economic Data", an interdisciplinary and international project in the frame of ERASMUS+ funded by the European Union. The project aims to exchange interdisciplinary knowledge in the fields of economics and geomatics. For the newly introduced courses, interdisciplinary learning materials have been developed by a team of lecturers from four different universities in three countries. In a first study block, students were taught methods from the two main research fields. Afterwards, the knowledge gained had to be applied in a project. For this international project, teams were formed, consisting of one student from each university participating in the project. The achieved results were presented in a summer school a few months later. At this event, more methodological knowledge was imparted to prepare students for a final simulation game about spatial and economic decision making. In a broader sense, the chapters will present the methodological background of the project, give case studies and show how visualisation and the simulation game works.


Explorations In Austrian Economics

Author by : Roger Koppl
Languange : en
Publisher by : Emerald Group Publishing
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Description : Features papers presented at the inaugural Wirth Institute Conference on the Austrian School of Economics. This work explores issues in economic policy, applied economics, and pure theory from a variety of perspectives.


Knowledge Innovation And Economy

Author by : Witold Kwasnicki
Languange : en
Publisher by : Edward Elgar Publishing
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Description : In this book, the author examines industrial dynamics from an evolutionary perspective, applying a biological model to the analysis of economic problems.