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Submissions from 2014

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Threats And Opportunities For Freshwater Conservation Under Future Land Use Change Scenarios In The United States, Sebastian Martinuzzi, Stephanie R. Januchowski-Hartley, Brenda M. Pracheil, Peter B. McIntyre, Andrew J. Plantinga, David J. Lewis, and Volker C. Radeloff

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The Effect Of Decentralized Governance On Timber Extraction In European Russia, Kelly J. Wendland, David J. Lewis, and Jennifer Alix-Garcia

Submissions from 2013

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The Loss Of Forest Birds Habitats Under Different Land Use Policies As Projected By A Coupled Ecological-econometric Model, Frederic Beaudry, Volker C. Radeloff, Anna M. Pidgeon, Andrew J. Plantinga, David J. Lewis, David Helmers, and Van Butsic

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Reserve Selection With Land Market Feedbacks, Van Butsic, David J. Lewis, and Volker C. Radeloff

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Introduction: Methodology, Systemic Risk, And The Economics Profession, John Davis and Douglas Wade Hands

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Current And Future Land Use Around A Nationwide Protected Area Network, Christopher M. Hamilton, Sebastian Martinuzzi, Andrew J. Plantinga, Volker C. Radeloff, David J. Lewis, Wayne E. Thogmartin, Patricia J. Heglund, and Anna M. Pidgeon

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Introduction To Symposium On The Explanation Paradox, Douglas Wade Hands

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Foundations of Contemporary Revealed Preference Theory, D. Wade Hands

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Introduction to symposium on ‘reflexivity and economics: George Soros's theory of reflexivity and the methodology of economic science’, D. Wade Hands

Review of: Economists and Societies: National Context and Modern Economics, D. Wade Hands

What a Difference a Sum (?) Makes: Success and Failure in the Rationalization of Demand, D. Wade Hands

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Key Areas For Conserving United States' Biodiversity Likely Threatened By Future Land Use Change, Sebastian Martinuzzi, Volker C. Radeloff, J. V. Higgins, D. P. Helmers, Andrew J. Plantinga, and David J. Lewis

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Public Goods Provision By Asymmetric Agents: Experimental Evidence, Matthew McGinty and Garrett Milam

Exploring Intermediate Microeconomics, Andrew J. Monaco

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Games with strategic heterogeneity, Andrew J. Monaco and Tarun Sabarwal

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Modeling Grassland Conversion: Challenges Of Using Satellite Imagery Data, Benjamin S. Rashford, Shannon E. Albeke, and David J. Lewis

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Managing Wild Resources: Institutional Choice And The Recovery Of Resource Rent In Southwest China, Brian E. Robinson, Bill Provencher, and David J. Lewis

Submissions from 2012

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Economists And Societies: Discipline And Profession In The United States, Britain, & France, 1890s To 1990s, Douglas Wade Hands

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What A Difference A Sum (sigma) Makes: Success And Failure In The Rationalization Of Demand, Douglas Wade Hands

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Mark Blaug on the Normativity of Welfare Economics, D. Wade Hands

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Paul Samuelson and Revealed Preference Theory, D. Wade Hands

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Realism, Commonsensibles, and Economics: The Case of Contemporary Revealed Preference Theory, D. Wade Hands

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The Positive-Normative Dichotomy and Economics, D. Wade Hands

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The Rise and Fall of Walrasian Economics: The Keynesian Effect, D. Wade Hands

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Economic-Based Projections of Future Land-Use Under Alternative Economic Policy Scenarios in the Conterminous U.S., David J. Lewis, V. C. Radeloff, E. Nelson, A. J. Plantinga, D. Helmers, J. J. Lawler, J. C. Withey, F. Beaudry, S. Martinuzzi, V. Butsic, E. Lonsdorf, D. White, and S. Polasky

Thomas Holdych: A Pioneer and Visionary, Bruce Mann

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Coalition Stability In Public Goods Provision: Testing An Optimal Allocation Rule, Matthew McGinty, Garrett Milam, and Alejandro Gelves

Smuggling in international markets, Andrew J. Monaco

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Disentangling Preferences And Expectations In Stated Preference Analysis With Respondent Uncertainty: The Case Of Invasive Species Prevention, Bill Provencher, David J. Lewis, and Kathryn Anderson

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Economic-based Projections Of Future Land Use In The Conterminous United States Under Alternative Policy Scenarios, Volker C. Radeloff, E. Nelson, Andrew J. Plantinga, David J. Lewis, D. Helmers, J. J. Lawler, J. C. Withey, F. Beaudry, Sebastian Martinuzzi, V. Butsic, E. Lonsdorf, D. White, and Stephen Polasky

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Economic Inequities In Child Support: The Role Of Gender, Kate J. Stirling and Thomas Aldrich

Submissions from 2011

Introduction, John B. Davis and Douglas Wade Hands

Introduction: The Changing Character Of Economic Methodology, John B. Davis and Douglas Wade Hands

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Back to the Ordinalist Revolution: Behavioral Economic Concerns in Early Modern Consumer Choice Theory, D. Wade Hands

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Chapter 1: Introduction, D. Wade Hands and John B. Davis

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The Elgar Companion to Recent Economic Methodology, D. Wade Hands and John Bryan Davis

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An Econometric Analysis of Land Development with Endogenous Zoning, David Lewis, Van Butsic, and Lindsay Ludwig

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Are There Spatial Spillovers in the Adoption of Clean Technology? The Case of Organic Dairy Farming, David J. Lewis, Bradford L. Barham, and Brian Robinson

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The Efficiency of Voluntary Incentive Policies for Preventing Biodiversity Loss, David J. Lewis, Andrew J. Plantinga, Erik Nelson, and Stephen Polasky

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Regional- and District-Level Drivers of Timber Harvesting in European Russia After the Collapse of the Soviet Union, David Lewis, Kelly J. Wendland, Jennifer Alix-Garcia, Mutlu Ozdogan, Matthias Baumann, and Volker C. Radeloff

Submissions from 2010

Book Reviews, Anthony Brewer, David Colander, Simon Cook, Douglas Wade Hands, Michael Perelman, Malcolm Rutherford, Neil T. Skaggs, Jan Toporowski, Keith Tribe, and Howard R. Vane

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Economics, Psychology And The History Of Consumer Choice Theory, Douglas Wade Hands

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Stabilizing Consumer Choice: The Role Of 'true Dynamic Stability' And Related Concepts In The History Of Consumer Choice Theory, Douglas Wade Hands

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The Invisible Hand In Economics: How Economists Explain Unintended Social Consequences, Douglas Wade Hands

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Economics, Psychology, and the History of Consumer Choice Theory, D. Wade Hands

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Henry Schultz, D. Wade Hands

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Review of: The Invisible Hand in Economics: How Economists Explain Unintended Consequences, D. Wade Hands

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Stabilizing Consumer Choice: The Role of ‘True Dynamic Stability’ and Related Concepts in the History of Consumer Choice Theory, D. Wade Hands

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The Phase Diagram Technique for Analyzing the Stability of Multiple-Market Equilibrium, D. Wade Hands

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An Economic Framework For Forecasting Land-use And Ecosystem Change, David J. Lewis

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An Economic Framework for Forecasting Land Use and Ecosystem Change, David J. Lewis

Are there Spatial Spillovers in the Adoption of Clean Technology? The Case of Organic Dairy Farming, David j. Lewis

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Lakeshore Zoning has Heterogeneous Ecological Effects: An Application of a Coupled Economic-Ecological Model, David J. Lewis, Van Butsic, and Volker C. Radeloff

Submissions from 2009

Did Milton Friedman's Positive Methodology License The Formalist Revolution?, Douglas Wade Hands

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Effective Tension In Robbins' Economic Methodology, Douglas Wade Hands

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Introduction, Douglas Wade Hands

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Rejoinder To Ross: More On The Robbins–samuelson Argument Pattern, Douglas Wade Hands

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Review of: The Foundations Of Positive And Normative Economics: A Handbook edited by Andrew Caplin and Andrew Schotter, Douglas Wade Hands

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Symposium On Terence Hutchison And Economic Methodology: Introduction, Douglas Wade Hands

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Did Milton Fiedman’s Positive Methodology License the Formalist Revolution?, D. Wade Hands

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Effective Tension in Robbins’s Economic Methodology, D. Wade Hands

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Introduction to Symposium on Terence Hutchison and Economic Methodology, D. Wade Hands

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Rejoinder to Ross: More on the Robbins-Samuelson Argument Pattern, D. Wade Hands

The Rise and Fall of Walrasian Economics: The Keynes Effect, D. Wade Hands

The Road May Not Have Been Taken, But it Was Explored: Behavioral Economic Concerns in Early Twentieth Century Consumer Choice Theory, D. Wade Hands

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Open Space Issues At The Rural–urban Fringe: Discussion, David J. Lewis

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Targeting Incentives to Reduce Habitat Fragmentation, David J. Lewis, Andrew J. Plantinga, and Junjie Wu

Submissions from 2008

Buy It Now: A Hybrid Internet Market Institution, Steven Anderson, Garrett Milam, Daniel Friedman, and Nirvikar Singh

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Beyond The Lamppost: Optimal Prevention And Control Of The Brown Tree Snake In Hawaii, Kimberly Burnett, Sean D'evelyn, Brooks A. Kaiser, Porntawee Nantamanasikarn, and James A. Roumasset

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Introspection, Revealed Preference, And Neoclassical Economics: A Critical Response To Don Ross On The Robbins-samuelson Argument Pattern, Douglas Wade Hands

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Philosophy and Economics, D. Wade Hands

Stabilizing Consumer Choice: The Role of ‘True Dynamic Stability’ and Related Concepts in the History of Consumer Choice Theory, D. Wade Hands

What A Difference a Sum (?) Makes: Agony and Ecstasy in the Rationalization of Demand, D. Wade Hands

Environmental Resources And Economic Growth, James A. Roumasset, Kimberly Burnett, and Hua Wang

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Knowledge and Technology: The Basis of Wealth and Power, Ross Singleton

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The Market Model, Market-Based Resource Allocation, Economic Efficiency, Efficiency versus Equity, Ross Singleton

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Child Support: Who Bears The Burden?, Kate J. Stirling and Tom Aldrich

Submissions from 2007

Invasive Species Control Over Space And Time: Miconia Calvescens On Oahu, Hawaii, Kimberly Burnett, Brooks A. Kaiser, and James A. Roumasset

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Economic Lessons From Control Efforts For An Invasive Species: Miconia Calvescens In Hawaii, Kimberly Burnett, Brooks Kaiser, and James A. Roumasset

Delaying The Catastrophic Arrival Of The Brown Tree Snake To Hawaii, Kimberly Burnett, James A. Roumasset, and Yacov Tsur

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

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William Stanley Jevons And The Making Of Modern Economics, Douglas Wade Hands

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2006 HES Presidential Address: A Tale of Two Mainstreams: Economics and Philosophy of Natural Science in the mid-Twentieth Century, D. Wade Hands

Review of: Hunting Causes and Using Them: Approaches in Philosophy and Economics, D. Wade Hands

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Review of: William Stanley Jevons and the Making of Modern Economics, D. Wade Hands

Is China's Growth Sustainable?, James A. Roumasset, Kimberly Burnett, and Hua Wang

Submissions from 2006

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Frank Knight and Pragmatism, D. Wade Hands

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Individual Psychology, Rational Choice, and Demand: Some Remarks on Three Recent Studies, D. Wade Hands

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Integrability, Rationalizability, and Path-Dependency in the History of Demand Theory, D. Wade Hands

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Priority Fights in Economic Science: Paradox and Resolution, D. Wade Hands

Review of: The Politics of Method in the Human Sciences: Positivism and Its Epistemological Others, D. Wade Hands

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Agreement on Demand: Consumer Theory in the Twentieth Century, D. Wade Hands and Philip Mirowski

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Introduction, D. Wade Hands and Philip Mirowski

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Introduction To Agreement On Demand: Consumer Theory In The Twentieth Century, Philip E. Mirowski and Douglas Wade Hands

Submissions from 2005

Book Reviews, Douglas Wade Hands

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Review of: The Cambridge History of Science, Volume 7: The Modern Social Sciences edited by Theodore M. Porter and Dorothy Ross, Douglas Wade Hands

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You Want The Social? You Can't Handle The Social! Mirowski On The Secret History Of Scientific Philosophy, Douglas Wade Hands

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Review of: The Cambridge History of Science Volume 7: The Modern Social Sciences, D. Wade Hands

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The Individual in Economic Theory: Hide and Seek in the Ontology of Economics, D. Wade Hands

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You Want the Social? You Can’t Handle the Social! Mirowski on the Secret History of Scientific Philosophy, D. Wade Hands