Title

2006 HES Presidential address a Tale of two Mainstreams: Economics and Philosophy of Natural Science in the Mid-Twentieth Century

Document Type

Article

Publication Date

3-1-2007

Publication Title

Journal Of The History Of Economic Thought

Department

Economics

Abstract

The article discusses topics related to economics and philosophy of science in the mid-twentieth century. The author indicated that the similarities between received view philosophy of science and mainstream economics are really quite extraordinary and are badly in need of an explanation. In addition, the author suggested ways which explanations might proceed.

Volume

29

Issue

1

pp.

1-13

ISSN

1053-8372