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Working Papers

2017

  1. The Impact of Information Technology on the Diffusion of New Pharmaceuticals
    NBER Working Papers, National Bureau of Economic Research, Inc

2013

  1. Determining Benefits and Costs for Future Generations
    Scholarly Articles, Harvard University Department of Economics Downloads View citations (41)
  2. How Should Benefits and Costs Be Discounted in an Intergenerational Context?
    Working Paper Series, Department of Economics, University of Sussex Downloads View citations (3)

2012

  1. How Should Benefits and Costs Be Discounted in an Intergenerational Context? The Views of an Expert Panel
    Discussion Papers, Resources For the Future Downloads View citations (7)

2010

  1. Sustainability and the Measurement of Wealth
    NBER Working Papers, National Bureau of Economic Research, Inc Downloads View citations (16)
    Also in NIESR Discussion Papers, National Institute of Economic and Social Research (2010) Downloads View citations (13)

    See also Journal Article in Environment and Development Economics (2012)

2009

  1. A Note on Uncertainty and Discounting in Models of Economic Growth
    Discussion Papers, Stanford Institute for Economic Policy Research Downloads View citations (10)
    See also Journal Article in Journal of Risk and Uncertainty (2009)
  2. Conspicuous consumption, inconspicuous leisure
    The School of Economics Discussion Paper Series, Economics, The University of Manchester Downloads View citations (26)
    See also Journal Article in Economic Journal (2009)

2008

  1. The Genuine Saving Criterion and the Value of Population in an Economy with Endogenous Population Changes
    MPRA Paper, University Library of Munich, Germany Downloads View citations (1)

2004

  1. Limited network connections and the distribution of wages
    Finance and Economics Discussion Series, Board of Governors of the Federal Reserve System (U.S.) Downloads View citations (23)

2003

  1. Evaluating Projects and Assessing Sustainable Development in Imperfect Economies
    Working Papers, Fondazione Eni Enrico Mattei Downloads View citations (97)
    See also Journal Article in Environmental & Resource Economics (2003)

1996

  1. Discounting, Morality, and Gaming
    Working Papers, Stanford University, Department of Economics Downloads View citations (4)

1992

  1. Does a Good Place Value News?
    Working Papers, Stanford - Institute for Thoretical Economics

1978

  1. Risk Allocation and Information: Some Recent Theoretical Developments
    Working Papers, Queen's University, Department of Economics View citations (5)

1973

  1. Autobiography
    Nobel Prize in Economics documents, Nobel Prize Committee Downloads

1972

  1. General Economic Equilibrium: Purpose, Analytic Techniques, Collective Choice
    Nobel Prize in Economics documents, Nobel Prize Committee Downloads View citations (4)
    See also Journal Article in American Economic Review (1974)

1971

  1. The Theory of Discrimination
    Working Papers, Princeton University, Department of Economics, Industrial Relations Section. Downloads View citations (63)

Undated

  1. Intergenerational Equity and the Rate of Discount in Long-Term Social Investment
    Working Papers, Stanford University, Department of Economics Downloads View citations (5)

Journal Articles

2014

  1. Bliss, Catastrophe, and Rational Policy
    Environmental & Resource Economics, 2014, 58, (4), 491-509 Downloads View citations (3)
  2. Editor's Choice Should Governments Use a Declining Discount Rate in Project Analysis?
    Review of Environmental Economics and Policy, 2014, 8, (2), 145-163 Downloads View citations (9)

2013

  1. Knowledge, Belief and the Economic System
    WIFO Monatsberichte (monthly reports), 2013, 86, (12), 943-951 Downloads
  2. Social-ecological systems as complex adaptive systems: modeling and policy implications
    Environment and Development Economics, 2013, 18, (02), 111-132 Downloads View citations (10)
  3. Sustainability and the measurement of wealth: further reflections
    Environment and Development Economics, 2013, 18, (04), 504-516 Downloads View citations (3)

2012

  1. General Resilience to Cope with Extreme Events
    Sustainability, 2012, 4, (12), 1-12 Downloads View citations (6)
  2. Sustainability and the measurement of wealth
    Environment and Development Economics, 2012, 17, (03), 317-353 Downloads View citations (67)
    See also Working Paper (2010)

2011

  1. 100 Years of the American Economic Review: The Top 20 Articles
    American Economic Review, 2011, 101, (1), 1-8 Downloads View citations (9)
  2. 100 años de la American Economic Review: los 20 artículos más destacados
    Revista de Economía Institucional, 2011, 13, (25), 349-358 Downloads View citations (2)

2010

  1. Some Developments in Economic Theory Since 1940: An Eyewitness Account
    VOPROSY ECONOMIKI, 2010, 4 View citations (1)
    Also in Annual Review of Economics, 2009, 1, (1), 1-16 (2009) Downloads

2009

  1. A Statement on the Appropriate Role for Research and Development in Climate Policy
    The Economists' Voice, 2009, 6, (1), 1-4 Downloads View citations (10)
  2. A note on uncertainty and discounting in models of economic growth
    Journal of Risk and Uncertainty, 2009, 38, (2), 87-94 Downloads View citations (10)
    See also Working Paper (2009)
  3. Conspicuous Consumption, Inconspicuous Leisure
    Economic Journal, 2009, 119, (541), F497-F516 Downloads View citations (41)
    See also Working Paper (2009)

2008

  1. Comment on "The Historical Origins of 'Open Science'" (by Paul David)
    Capitalism and Society, 2008, 3, (2), 1-5 Downloads

2007

  1. Global Climate Change: A Challenge to Policy
    The Economists' Voice, 2007, 4, (3), 1-5 Downloads View citations (22)

2006

  1. Freedom and Social Choice: Notes in the Margin
    Utilitas, 2006, 18, (01), 52-60 Downloads
  2. Winter on Schumpeter on the firm: some issues of intertemporal continuity
    Industrial and Corporate Change, 2006, 15, (1), 143-144

2005

  1. Are We Consuming Too Much? Response
    Journal of Economic Perspectives, 2005, 19, (2), 229-230 Downloads

2004

  1. A Personal Agenda for the Next Decade
    Review of International Economics, 2004, 12, (2), 207-212 Downloads
  2. Are We Consuming Too Much?
    Journal of Economic Perspectives, 2004, 18, (3), 147-172 Downloads View citations (149)
  3. Genetic diversity and interdependent crop choices in agriculture
    Resource and Energy Economics, 2004, 26, (2), 175-184 Downloads View citations (12)

2003

  1. Evaluating Projects and Assessing Sustainable Development in Imperfect Economies
    Environmental & Resource Economics, 2003, 26, (4), 647-685 Downloads View citations (113)
    See also Working Paper (2003)
  2. Foreword to the Symposium in Honor of Mordecai Kurz
    Economic Theory, 2003, 21, (2), 215-216 Downloads
  3. Introductory remarks on the history of game theory
    Games and Economic Behavior, 2003, 45, (1), 15-18 Downloads
  4. The genuine savings criterion and the value of population
    Economic Theory, 2003, 21, (2), 217-225 Downloads View citations (48)

2002

  1. Population, development, and human natures
    Environment and Development Economics, 2002, 7, (01), 171-190 Downloads View citations (1)
  2. The Genesis of “Optimal Inventory Policy”
    Operations Research, 2002, 50, (1), 1-2 Downloads

2001

  1. In Memoriam: John C. Harsanyi
    Games and Economic Behavior, 2001, 36, (1), 5-6 Downloads
  2. John C. Harsanyi 1920-2000
    Economic Journal, 2001, 111, (475), F747-52 Downloads
  3. The five most significant developments in economics of the twentieth century
    The European Journal of the History of Economic Thought, 2001, 8, (3), 298-304 Downloads View citations (1)

2000

  1. A Comment on Cooper
    World Bank Research Observer, 2000, 15, (2), 173-75 View citations (2)
  2. Economic Transition: Speed and Scope
    Journal of Institutional and Theoretical Economics (JITE), 2000, 156, (1), 9- View citations (13)
  3. Increasing returns: historiographic issues and path dependence
    The European Journal of the History of Economic Thought, 2000, 7, (2), 171-180 Downloads View citations (8)
  4. The Basic Economics of Arms Reduction
    Peace Economics, Peace Science, and Public Policy, 2000, 6, (3), 1-17 Downloads View citations (2)

1999

  1. Amartya K. Sen's Contributions to the Study of Social Welfare
    Scandinavian Journal of Economics, 1999, 101, (2), 163-72 Downloads
  2. Notes on Sequence Economies, Transaction Costs, and Uncertainty
    Journal of Economic Theory, 1999, 86, (2), 203-218 Downloads View citations (12)

1998

  1. The external costs of voting rules: a note on Guttman, Buchanan, and Tullock
    European Journal of Political Economy, 1998, 14, (2), 219-222 Downloads
  2. What Has Economics to Say about Racial Discrimination?
    Journal of Economic Perspectives, 1998, 12, (2), 91-100 Downloads View citations (143)

1997

  1. Invaluable Goods
    Journal of Economic Literature, 1997, 35, (2), 757-765 Downloads View citations (18)
  2. Is there a role for benefit-cost analysis in environmental, health, and safety regulation?
    Environment and Development Economics, 1997, 2, (02), 195-221 Downloads View citations (30)

1996

  1. Economic growth, carrying capacity, and the environment
    Environment and Development Economics, 1996, 1, (01), 104-110 Downloads View citations (40)
    Also in Ecological Economics, 1995, 15, (2), 91-95 (1995) Downloads View citations (374)
  2. Technical Information and Industrial Structure
    Industrial and Corporate Change, 1996, 5, (2), 645-52 View citations (13)
  3. The Theory of Risk-Bearing: Small and Great Risks
    Journal of Risk and Uncertainty, 1996, 12, (2-3), 103-11 View citations (13)
  4. The economics of information: An exposition
    Empirica, 1996, 23, (2), 119-128 Downloads View citations (9)

1994

  1. Distinguished Fellow: Herbert Scarf's Contributions to Economics
    Journal of Economic Perspectives, 1994, 8, (4), 161-181 Downloads View citations (1)
  2. Methodological Individualism and Social Knowledge
    American Economic Review, 1994, 84, (2), 1-9 View citations (53)
  3. Report of the IEA Committee on a new School of Economics and Economic Development (SEED) in the Third World
    Journal of Public Economics, 1994, 55, (1), 1-18 Downloads View citations (1)

1993

  1. ECONOMIC INTEGRATION AND THE FUTURE OF THE NATION-STATE
    Contemporary Economic Policy, 1993, 11, (2), 1-22 Downloads
  2. Innovation in Large and Small Firms
    Journal of Entrepreneurial Finance, 1993, 2, (2), 111-124 Downloads View citations (1)

1991

  1. Ricardo's Work as Viewed by Later Economists
    Journal of the History of Economic Thought, 1991, 13, (01), 70-77 Downloads View citations (4)
  2. Scale Returns in Communication and Elite Control of Organizations
    Journal of Law, Economics and Organization, 1991, 7, 1-6 View citations (4)
  3. Transition from socialism
    Estudios Económicos, 1991, 6, (1), 5-22 Downloads

1987

  1. De la rationalité - de l'individu et des autres - dans un système économique
    Revue Française d'Économie, 1987, 2, (1), 22-47 Downloads View citations (2)

1986

  1. Rationality of Self and Others in an Economic System
    The Journal of Business, 1986, 59, (4), S385-99 Downloads View citations (68)

1985

  1. Economic History: A Necessary Thought Not Sufficient Condition for an Economist: Maine and Texas
    American Economic Review, 1985, 75, (2), 320-23 Downloads View citations (3)
  2. Informational Structure of the Firm
    American Economic Review, 1985, 75, (2), 303-07 Downloads View citations (15)

1984

  1. Permanent and Transitory Substitution Effects in Health Insurance Experiments
    Journal of Labor Economics, 1984, 2, (2), 259-67 Downloads

1982

  1. Optimal pricing, use, and exploration of uncertain natural resource stocks
    Journal of Environmental Economics and Management, 1982, 9, (1), 1-10 Downloads View citations (48)
  2. Risk Perception in Psychology and Economics
    Economic Inquiry, 1982, 20, (1), 1-9 View citations (62)

1981

  1. Futures markets: Some theoretical perspectives
    Journal of Futures Markets, 1981, 1, (2), 107-115 Downloads
  2. Jacob Marschak's contributions to the economics of decision and information
    Mathematical Social Sciences, 1981, 1, (4), 335-338 Downloads

1980

  1. Real and Nominal Magnitudes in Economics
    Journal of Financial and Quantitative Analysis, 1980, 15, (04), 773-783 Downloads

1979

  1. Allocation of Resources in Large Teams
    Econometrica, 1979, 47, (2), 361-85 Downloads View citations (3)

1978

  1. The Future and the Present in Economic Life
    Economic Inquiry, 1978, 16, (2), 157-69 View citations (13)

1977

  1. Extended Sympathy and the Possibility of Social Choice
    American Economic Review, 1977, 67, (1), 219-25 Downloads View citations (19)

1975

  1. On a Theorem of Arrow: Comment
    Review of Economic Studies, 1975, 42, (3), 487-488 Downloads View citations (2)
  2. Thorstein Veblen as an Economic Theorist
    The American Economist, 1975, 19, (1), 5-9 Downloads View citations (1)
  3. Vertical Integration and Communication
    Bell Journal of Economics, 1975, 6, (1), 173-183 Downloads View citations (31)

1974

  1. Environmental Preservation, Uncertainty, and Irreversibility
    The Quarterly Journal of Economics, 1974, 88, (2), 312-319 Downloads View citations (328)
  2. General Economic Equilibrium: Purpose, Analytic Techniques, Collective Choice
    American Economic Review, 1974, 64, (3), 253-72 Downloads View citations (18)
    See also Working Paper (1972)
  3. Limited Knowledge and Economic Analysis
    American Economic Review, 1974, 64, (1), 1-10 View citations (44)
  4. The Use of Unbounded Utility Functions in Expected-Utility Maximization: Response
    The Quarterly Journal of Economics, 1974, 88, (1), 136-138 Downloads View citations (20)
  5. The combination of time series and cross-section data in interindustry flow analysis
    European Economic Review, 1974, 5, (1), 25-32 Downloads

1973

  1. Higher education as a filter
    Journal of Public Economics, 1973, 2, (3), 193-216 Downloads View citations (261)

1972

  1. A Production Function for the Repairman Problem
    Review of Economic Studies, 1972, 39, (3), 241-249 Downloads View citations (2)
  2. Les problèmes de la répartition des ressources affectées aux soins médicaux aux Etats-Unis
    Swiss Journal of Economics and Statistics (SJES), 1972, 108, (I), 1-19 Downloads
  3. Uncertainty and the Evaluation of Public Investment Decisions: Reply
    American Economic Review, 1972, 62, (1), 171-72 Downloads View citations (3)

1971

  1. A Utilitarian Approach to the Concept of Equality in Public Expenditures
    The Quarterly Journal of Economics, 1971, 85, (3), 409-415 Downloads View citations (29)

1970

  1. New Ideas in Pure Theory: Discussion
    American Economic Review, 1970, 60, (2), 462-63 View citations (1)
  2. Optimal Growth with Irreversible Investment in a Ramsey Model
    Econometrica, 1970, 38, (2), 331-44 Downloads View citations (19)
  3. Uncertainty and the Evaluation of Public Investment Decisions
    American Economic Review, 1970, 60, (3), 364-78 View citations (236)

1969

  1. Classificatory Notes on the Production and Transmission of Technological Knowledge
    American Economic Review, 1969, 59, (2), 29-35 Downloads View citations (97)
  2. Optimal consumer allocation over an infinite horizon
    Journal of Economic Theory, 1969, 1, (1), 68-91 Downloads View citations (1)
  3. Optimal public investment policy and controllability with fixed private savings ratio
    Journal of Economic Theory, 1969, 1, (2), 141-177 Downloads View citations (5)
  4. Reviews
    Public Choice, 1969, 6, (1), 105-114 Downloads
  5. Uniqueness of the Internal Rate of Return with Variable Life of Investment
    Economic Journal, 1969, 79, (315), 560-66 Downloads View citations (10)

1967

  1. Samuelson Collected
    Journal of Political Economy, 1967, 75, 730 Downloads View citations (1)

1964

  1. Control in Large Organizations
    Management Science, 1964, 10, (3), 397-408 Downloads View citations (5)
  2. The Role of Securities in the Optimal Allocation of Risk-bearing
    Review of Economic Studies, 1964, 31, (2), 91-96 Downloads View citations (144)

1962

  1. The Economic Implications of Learning by Doing
    Review of Economic Studies, 1962, 29, (3), 155-173 Downloads View citations (752)

1961

  1. Additive Logarithmic Demand Functions and the Slutsky Relations
    Review of Economic Studies, 1961, 28, (3), 176-181 Downloads View citations (1)

1959

  1. Dynamic Shortages and Price Rises: The Engineer-Scientist Case
    The Quarterly Journal of Economics, 1959, 73, (2), 292-308 Downloads View citations (16)

1957

  1. Decision Theory and Operations Research
    Operations Research, 1957, 5, (6), 765-774 Downloads
  2. Gradient Methods for Constrained Maxima
    Operations Research, 1957, 5, (2), 258-265 Downloads

1950

  1. A Difficulty in the Concept of Social Welfare
    Journal of Political Economy, 1950, 58, 328 Downloads View citations (137)

Books

1996

  1. Benefit-Cost Analysis in Environmental, Health, and Safety Regulation
    Books, American Enterprise Institute Downloads View citations (47)

1986

  1. Social Choice and Multicriterion Decision-Making, vol 1
    MIT Press Books, The MIT Press View citations (63)

Edited books

2011

  1. Handbook of Social Choice and Welfare, vol 2
    Handbook of Social Choice and Welfare, Elsevier Downloads View citations (3)

2007

  1. Studies in Resource Allocation Processes
    Cambridge Books, Cambridge University Press

2005

  1. Handbook of Mathematical Economics, vol 3
    Handbook of Mathematical Economics, Elsevier Downloads

2002

  1. Handbook of Social Choice and Welfare, vol 1
    Handbook of Social Choice and Welfare, Elsevier Downloads View citations (11)

2001

  1. Landmark Papers in General Equilibrium Theory, Social Choice and Welfare Selected by Kenneth J. Arrow and Gérard Debreu
    Books, Edward Elgar Publishing Downloads

2000

  1. Handbook of Mathematical Economics, vol 1
    Handbook of Mathematical Economics, Elsevier Downloads

1997

  1. Public Economics Real Author-Name:Vickrey,William
    Cambridge Books, Cambridge University Press

1993

  1. Handbook of Mathematical Economics, vol 2
    Handbook of Mathematical Economics, Elsevier Downloads

1978

  1. Studies in Resource Allocation Processes
    Cambridge Books, Cambridge University Press

Chapters

2016

  1. Coase’s theory of the firm: the next steps
    Chapter 4 in The Elgar Companion to Ronald H. Coase, 2016, pp 45-50 Downloads

2011

  1. Chapter Thirteen - Kenneth Arrow on Social Choice Theory
    Chapter 13 in Handbook of Social Choice and Welfare, 2011, vol. 2, pp 3-27 Downloads
  2. Preface
    Chapter Preface in Handbook of Social Choice and Welfare, 2011, vol. 2, pp xvii-xviii Downloads
  3. The Economics of Inventive Activity over Fifty Years
    A chapter in The Rate and Direction of Inventive Activity Revisited, 2011, pp 43-48 Downloads

2005

  1. Agency and the market
    Chapter 23 in Handbook of Mathematical Economics, 2005, vol. 3, pp 1183-1195 Downloads View citations (1)

1996

  1. Information, Responsibility, and Human Services
    A chapter in Individual and Social Responsibility: Child Care, Education, Medical Care, and Long-Term Care in America, 1996, pp 229-244 Downloads View citations (3)

1976

  1. Welfare Analysis of Changes in Health Coinsurance Rates
    A chapter in The Role of Health Insurance in the Health Services Sector, 1976, pp 1-34 Downloads View citations (3)

1970

  1. Political and Economic Evaluation of Social Effects and Externalities
    A chapter in The Analysis of Public Output, 1970, pp 1-30 Downloads View citations (12)

1962

  1. Economic Welfare and the Allocation of Resources for Invention
    A chapter in The Rate and Direction of Inventive Activity: Economic and Social Factors, 1962, pp 609-626 Downloads View citations (1253)

Editor

  1. Handbook of Mathematical Economics
    Elsevier
  2. Handbook of Mathematical Economics
    Elsevier
  3. Handbook of Social Choice and Welfare
    Elsevier
  4. Handbook of Social Choice and Welfare
    Elsevier
 
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