Title

Introduction to Symposium on Terence Hutchison and Economic Methodology

Document Type

Article

Publication Date

2009

Publication Title

The Journal of Economic Methodology

Department

Economics

Abstract

The article presents the author's perspectives regarding the book "The Significance and Basic Postulates of Economic Theory," by Terence Wilmot Hutchison. He emphasizes two important general themes that emerge from the symposium in total, the great breadth of Hutchison's contribution to economic methodology and a brief introduction on the four individual papers. He mentions some people including Roger Backhouse, John Hart and Ross Emmett as well as the comments of each about Hutchison's works.

ISSN

1350-178X