Past Workshops

Julian Reiss, "The Perennial Methodenstreit: Observation, First Principles, and the Ricardian Vice”

Julian Reiss, "The Perennial Methodenstreit: Observation, First Principles, and the Ricardian Vice”
Workshop
Friday, March 8, 2019
3:30 PM
Location: 327 Social Sciences

This paper has a two-fold, historical and systematic aim. The historical aim is to show that the causal wars continue a longstanding methodological debate between deductivists and inductivists the origins of which go back almost to the beginning of modern economics. The bulk of this paper looks at three exemplary case studies from this debate, focusing on a number of methodological issues that have come up again and again over time. The systematic aim is to show that the core issues in this debate centre around a set of genuine epistemic dilemmas that are unlikely to be...

Jennifer Jhun

Jennifer Jhun
Workshop
Friday, March 1, 2019
3:30 PM
Location: 327 Social Sciences

Evelyn Forget, University of Manitoba CANCELED

Evelyn Forget, University of Manitoba CANCELED
Workshop
Friday, February 22, 2019
3:30
Location: 327 Social Science

"The Restlessness Between Classical Liberalism and Conservatism: The Case of Hayek and Burke," Gregory Collins, Yale University

"The Restlessness Between Classical Liberalism and Conservatism: The Case of Hayek and Burke," Gregory Collins, Yale University
Workshop
Friday, January 11, 2019
3:30
Location: 327 Social Science

"Keynes and the Making of E. F. Schumacher, 1929 - 1977," Robert Leonard, UQAM

"Keynes and the Making of E. F. Schumacher, 1929 - 1977," Robert Leonard, UQAM
Workshop
Friday, November 30, 2018
3:30 pm
Location: 327 Social Sciences

"50 years of HOPE: changing priorities in the historiography of economics," Jose Edwards, Universidad Adolfo Ibanez

"50 years of HOPE: changing priorities in the historiography of economics," Jose Edwards, Universidad Adolfo Ibanez
Workshop
Friday, November 2, 2018
3:30pm
Location: Social Sciences 327

"Fiscal Policy before Keynes' General Theory," Marianne Johnson, University of Wisconsin Oshkosh

"Fiscal Policy before Keynes' General Theory," Marianne Johnson, University of Wisconsin Oshkosh
Workshop
Friday, October 5, 2018
3:30pm
Location: Social Sciences 327

"An Agenda Without a Plan: Robert E Lucas's Trajectory Through the Public Debate," Aurélien Goutsmedt, University of Paris 1 Sorbonne

"An Agenda Without a Plan: Robert E Lucas's Trajectory Through the Public Debate," Aurélien Goutsmedt, University of Paris 1 Sorbonne
Workshop
Friday, September 28, 2018
3:30pm
Location: Social Sciences 327

An Agenda Without a Plan: Robert E Lucas's Trajectory Through the Public Debate

 

 

"Aaron Director and the Emergence of Economic Freedom," Rob Van Horn, University of Rhode Island

"Aaron Director and the Emergence of Economic Freedom," Rob Van Horn, University of Rhode Island
Workshop
Friday, September 21, 2018
3:30pm
Location: Social Sciences 327

"A game of mirrors? Economists’ models of the labor market and the 1970s gender reckoning," John Singleton, University of Rochester

"A game of mirrors? Economists’ models of the labor market and the 1970s gender reckoning," John Singleton, University of Rochester
Workshop
Friday, September 7, 2018
3:30pm
Location: 327 Social Sciences Buidling

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