Past Workshops

Sean Delehanty, Johns Hopkins University, "'Can the Corporation Survive?' The Theory of the Firm and the Birth of Shareholder Value Maximization"

Sean Delehanty, Johns Hopkins University, "'Can the Corporation Survive?' The Theory of the Firm and the Birth of Shareholder Value Maximization"
Workshop
Friday, October 15, 2021
3:30 PM
Location: 113 Social Sciences

John Singleton, University of Rochester, "'Economics is Not a Man's Field': CSWEP and the First Gender Reckoning in Economics (1971-1991)"

John Singleton, University of Rochester, "'Economics is Not a Man's Field': CSWEP and the First Gender Reckoning in Economics (1971-1991)"
Workshop
Friday, October 1, 2021
3:30 PM
Location: 113 Social Sciences

This paper, written with Cleo Chassonnery-Zaïgouche and Beatrice Cherrier, is a history of the first gender reckoning in U.S. economics, which began in the early 1970s. Based on hitherto closed archives of the American Economic Association (AEA), we reconstruct the historical context that led to the establishment of the Committee on the Status of Women in the Economics Profession (CSWEP) in order to unpack its successes and failures, the enthusiasm it generated, and the resistance it encountered. We first show that then (as now), the birth of CSWEP was tied to larger social...

Steve Medema, Duke University, "What Happened on Blackstone Avenue? Exorcising Coase Theorem Mythology"

Steve Medema, Duke University, "What Happened on Blackstone Avenue? Exorcising Coase Theorem Mythology"
Workshop
Friday, September 10, 2021
3:30 PM
Location: 113 Social Sciences

Rob Van Horn, University of Rhode Island CANCELED

Rob Van Horn, University of Rhode Island CANCELED
Workshop
Friday, April 23, 2021
3:30 PM
Location: 327 Social Sciences

CANCELED UNTIL FURTHER NOTICE.

Alexander Linsbichler, HOPE Center Fellow and University of Vienna, "The Troubled Relationship between (Austrian) Economics and Mathematics"

Alexander Linsbichler, HOPE Center Fellow and University of Vienna, "The Troubled Relationship between (Austrian) Economics and Mathematics"
Workshop
Friday, April 16, 2021
12:00 PM
Location: Online

Yann Giraud, Cergy Paris Université, "Visualization without Mathematization? The British Entrenchment of Diagrammatic Economics in the 1930s"

Yann Giraud, Cergy Paris Université, "Visualization without Mathematization? The British Entrenchment of Diagrammatic Economics in the 1930s"
Workshop
Friday, April 9, 2021
12:00 PM
Location: Online

Hester van Hensbergen, HOPE Center Fellow and Cambridge University, "Active History: Nicholas Georgescu-Roegen, Entropy, and Global Agrarianism"

Hester van Hensbergen, HOPE Center Fellow and Cambridge University, "Active History: Nicholas Georgescu-Roegen, Entropy, and Global Agrarianism"
Workshop
Friday, April 2, 2021
12:00 PM
Location: Online

Keith Tribe, University of Tartu (Estonia), "What Is 'Marshallianism?'"

Keith Tribe, University of Tartu (Estonia), "What Is 'Marshallianism?'"
Workshop
Friday, March 26, 2021
12:00 PM
Location: Online

Chapter 6 of Constructing Economic Science (forthcoming).

David Gindis, University of Hertfordshire, “Law and Economics Under the Palms: Henry Manne at the University of Miami, 1974–1980”

David Gindis, University of Hertfordshire, “Law and Economics Under the Palms: Henry Manne at the University of Miami, 1974–1980”
Workshop
Friday, March 19, 2021
12:00 PM
Location: Online

John Kroencke, HOPE Center Fellow and George Mason University, "Richard T. Ely, Housing Research, and Interwar Residential Segregation"

John Kroencke, HOPE Center Fellow and George Mason University, "Richard T. Ely, Housing Research, and Interwar Residential Segregation"
Workshop
Friday, March 12, 2021
12:00 PM
Location: Online

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