Past Workshops

"Interpreters of Economic Ideas: Thurman Arnold (1891-1969)," Craufurd Goodwin, Duke University

"Interpreters of Economic Ideas: Thurman Arnold (1891-1969)," Craufurd Goodwin, Duke University
Workshop
Friday, September 9, 2016
3:30pm
Location: Social Sciences 327

Michel De Vroey, University of Louvain (Belgium)

Michel De Vroey, University of Louvain (Belgium)
Workshop
Friday, April 15, 2016
3:30pm
Location: 327 Social Sciences Building

Michel De Vroey will be discussing chapters 11 and 12 in his book, "A History of Macroeconomics from Keynes to Lucas and Beyond"

 

"Macroeconometric modeling as a “photographic description of reality” or as an “engine for the discovery of concrete truth”? Friedman and Klein on statistical illusions," Erich Pinzón Fuchs, University of Paris 1 Panthéon-Sorbonne

"Macroeconometric modeling as a “photographic description of reality” or as an “engine for the discovery of concrete truth”? Friedman and Klein on statistical illusions," Erich Pinzón Fuchs, University of Paris 1 Panthéon-Sorbonne
Workshop
Friday, April 8, 2016
3:30pm
Location: 327 Social Sciences Building

"The Bretton Woods Conundrum: Why the Rejection of Flexible Exchange Rates?," Douglas A. Irwin, Dartmouth College

"The Bretton Woods Conundrum: Why the Rejection of Flexible Exchange Rates?," Douglas A. Irwin, Dartmouth College
Workshop
Friday, February 12, 2016
3:30pm
Location: 220 Gray Building (in Divinity school)

"Wolfgang Bargmann and Heinrich von Hayek: Careers in Anatomy Continuing through German National Socialism to Postwar Leadership," Sabine Hildebrandt, Harvard Medical School

"Wolfgang Bargmann and Heinrich von Hayek: Careers in Anatomy Continuing through German National Socialism to Postwar Leadership," Sabine Hildebrandt, Harvard Medical School
Workshop
Friday, February 5, 2016
3:30pm
Location: 327 Social Sciences Building

"Wolfgang Bargmann and Heinrich von Hayek: Careers in Anatomy Continuing through  German National Socialism to Postwar Leadership"

"The Generation of the GDR: Economists at the Humboldt University Berlin," Till Duppe, Université du Québec à Montréal

"The Generation of the GDR: Economists at the Humboldt University Berlin," Till Duppe, Université du Québec à Montréal
Workshop
Friday, January 29, 2016
3:30pm
Location: 327 Social Sciences Building

The GDR existed for 41 years. This gave time for no more and no less than one generation that passed its entire professional life in this state - the generation born in the early 1930s that carried the hopes of this state. With Karl Mannheim’s notion of generations as a unit in the sociology of knowledge in mind, we describe the typical experiences of this generation from the point of view of a particularly telling group: economists at the Humboldt University in Berlin. We go through their socialization in Nazi Germany, the formative years in the aftermath of WWII that led...

"Beyond capital fundamentalism: Harrod, Domar and the history of development economics," Mauro Boianovsky, University of Brasil

"Beyond capital fundamentalism: Harrod, Domar and the history of development economics," Mauro Boianovsky, University of Brasil
Workshop
Friday, January 15, 2016
3:30pm
Location: 327 Social Sciences Building

"Beyond capital fundamentalism: Harrod, Domar and the history of development economics" 

"William Whewell’s Writings on Political Economy in their Scientific and Theological Contexts," Paul Oslington, Alphacrucis College, Australia

"William Whewell’s Writings on Political Economy in their Scientific and Theological Contexts," Paul Oslington, Alphacrucis College, Australia
Workshop
Friday, November 20, 2015
3:30pm
Location: 327 Social Sciences Building

 "William Whewell’s Writings on Political Economy in their Scientific and Theological Contexts"

Location:  327 Social Sciences Building

 

"The Road to Servomechanisms: The Influence of Cybernetics on Hayek from The Sensory Order to the Social Order," Gabriel Oliva, University of Sao Paulo

"The Road to Servomechanisms: The Influence of Cybernetics on Hayek from The Sensory Order to the Social Order," Gabriel Oliva, University of Sao Paulo
Workshop
Friday, October 23, 2015
3:30pm
Location: 327 Social Sciences Building

"The Road to Servomechanisms:  The Influence of Cybernetics on Hayek from The Sensory Order to the Social Order"

 

“Un-Austrian” Austrians? Haberler, Machlup, and Morgenstern and the Post-Emigration Elaboration of Austrian Economics, Janek Wasserman, University of Alabama

“Un-Austrian” Austrians? Haberler, Machlup, and Morgenstern and the Post-Emigration Elaboration of Austrian Economics, Janek Wasserman, University of Alabama
Workshop
Friday, October 16, 2015
3:30
Location: 327 Social Sciences Building

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