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Working Papers

2022

  1. Does Friendship Stem from Altruism? Adam Smith and the Distinction between Love-based and Interest-based Preferences
    OSF Preprints, Center for Open Science Downloads

2021

  1. Forthcoming in "Journal of the History of Economic Though" in 2024. Title: "Does Friendship Stem from Altruism? Adam Smith and the Distinction between Love-based and Interest-based Preferences"
    SocArXiv, Center for Open Science Downloads

2020

  1. A theory of instrumental and existential rational decisions: Smith, Weber, Mauss, Tönnies after Martin Buber
    Post-Print, HAL
    See also Journal Article in Theory and Decision (2021)
  2. Other-Regarding Preferences: The Poverty of the Self/Other Dichotomy
    Post-Print, HAL

2018

  1. A Theory of Tasteful and Distasteful Transactions
    Post-Print, HAL View citations (5)
    See also Journal Article in Kyklos (2018)

2012

  1. Are Instincts Hardened Routines? A Radical Proposal
    Monash Economics Working Papers, Monash University, Department of Economics Downloads
  2. Optimization, Path Dependence and the Law: Can Judges Promote Efficiency?
    IEL Working Papers, Institute of Public Policy and Public Choice - POLIS Downloads View citations (8)
    See also Journal Article in International Review of Law and Economics (2012)
  3. Temptations: A General Theory of Over-eating, Under-saving, Favoritism, Certainty Effect, Spoiling of Children, Pornography-Viewing, and Regretting
    Monash Economics Working Papers, Monash University, Department of Economics Downloads View citations (1)
  4. The One who Gives Too Early, Gives Twice: Cooperation, Blood Feuds and Third-Party Institutions
    Monash Economics Working Papers, Monash University, Department of Economics Downloads

2008

  1. The Bayesian Fallacy: Distinguishing Four Kinds of Beliefs
    MPRA Paper, University Library of Munich, Germany Downloads

2007

  1. Charles Darwin meets Amoeba economicus: Why Natural Selection Cannot Explain Rationality
    Papers on Economics and Evolution, Philipps University Marburg, Department of Geography Downloads
  2. Emotions and International Conflicts: Sociological, Evolutionary and Rational Views
    MPRA Paper, University Library of Munich, Germany Downloads
  3. The Mirror-Neuron Paradox: How Far is Sympathy from Compassion, Indulgence, and Adulation?
    MPRA Paper, University Library of Munich, Germany Downloads View citations (1)

2006

  1. Entrepreneurship and Economic Theory
    MPRA Paper, University Library of Munich, Germany Downloads View citations (2)
  2. MORAL OUTRAGE
    Monash Economics Working Papers, Monash University, Department of Economics Downloads
  3. The Roadblock of Culturalist Economics: Economic Change á la Douglass North
    MPRA Paper, University Library of Munich, Germany Downloads View citations (2)
  4. WEAKNESS OF WILL
    Monash Economics Working Papers, Monash University, Department of Economics Downloads View citations (1)

2004

  1. Integrity, Shame and Self-Rationalization
    Vassar College Department of Economics Working Paper Series, Vassar College Department of Economics Downloads View citations (1)

2001

  1. Adam Smith and Three Theories of Altruism
    Discussion Papers (REL - Recherches Economiques de Louvain), Université catholique de Louvain, Institut de Recherches Economiques et Sociales (IRES) Downloads View citations (18)
    See also Journal Article in Recherches économiques de Louvain (2001)

Journal Articles

2022

  1. Solving the income-happiness paradox
    International Review of Economics, 2022, 69, (3), 433-463 Downloads

2021

  1. A theory of instrumental and existential rational decisions: Smith, Weber, Mauss, Tönnies after Martin Buber
    Theory and Decision, 2021, 90, (1), 147-169 Downloads
    See also Working Paper (2020)
  2. The aspirational income hypothesis: On the limits of the relative income hypothesis
    Journal of Economic Behavior & Organization, 2021, 182, (C), 229-247 Downloads View citations (3)

2020

  1. The isomorphism hypothesis: The prisoner's dilemma as intertemporal allocation, and vice versa
    Journal of Economic Behavior & Organization, 2020, 176, (C), 735-746 Downloads

2018

  1. A Theory of Tasteful and Distasteful Transactions
    Kyklos, 2018, 71, (1), 110-131 Downloads View citations (5)
    See also Working Paper (2018)
  2. Moral licensing, instrumental apology and insincerity aversion: Taking Immanuel Kant to the lab
    PLOS ONE, 2018, 13, (11), 1-24 Downloads View citations (2)

2017

  1. Explicit vs implicit proprietorship: Can endowment effect theory explain exchange asymmetry?
    Economics Letters, 2017, 154, (C), 117-119 Downloads View citations (2)
  2. Exploitation and Efficiency
    The Review of Black Political Economy, 2017, 44, (3), 363-377 Downloads
  3. Socialized view of man vs. rational choice theory: What does smith’s sympathy have to say?
    Journal of Economic Behavior & Organization, 2017, 143, (C), 223-240 Downloads View citations (2)

2015

  1. Temptations as Impulsivity: How far are Regret and the Allais Paradox from Shoplifting?
    Economic Modelling, 2015, 51, (C), 551-559 Downloads View citations (5)

2013

  1. Lock-in institutions and efficiency
    Journal of Economic Behavior & Organization, 2013, 88, (C), 27-36 Downloads View citations (11)
  2. Practical beliefs vs. scientific beliefs: two kinds of maximization
    Theory and Decision, 2013, 74, (1), 107-126 Downloads

2012

  1. Optimization, path dependence and the law: Can judges promote efficiency?
    International Review of Law and Economics, 2012, 32, (1), 72-82 Downloads View citations (8)
    See also Working Paper (2012)
  2. WHY EUROPE? A CRITIQUE OF INSTITUTIONALIST AND CULTURALIST ECONOMICS
    Journal of Economic Surveys, 2012, 26, (2), 351-372 Downloads View citations (1)

2011

  1. Emotions, natural selection, and rationality
    Journal of Economic Behavior & Organization, 2011, 77, (1), 1-3 Downloads
  2. How not to think about moral values
    Journal of Economic Behavior & Organization, 2011, 77, (2), 234-238 Downloads
  3. Rational, Normative and Procedural Theories of Beliefs: Can They Explain Internal Motivations?
    Journal of Economic Issues, 2011, 45, (3), 641-664 Downloads View citations (6)
  4. The mirror neuron paradox: How far is understanding from mimicking?
    Journal of Economic Behavior & Organization, 2011, 77, (1), 86-96 Downloads View citations (7)

2010

  1. ADAM SMITH’S CONCEPT OF SELF‐COMMAND AS A SOLUTION TO DYNAMIC INCONSISTENCY AND THE COMMITMENT PROBLEM
    Economic Inquiry, 2010, 48, (1), 177-191 Downloads View citations (7)
  2. The Bayesian fallacy: Distinguishing internal motivations and religious beliefs from other beliefs
    Journal of Economic Behavior & Organization, 2010, 75, (2), 268-280 Downloads View citations (6)

2009

  1. Brand death: A developmental model of senescence
    Journal of Business Research, 2009, 62, (3), 332-338 Downloads View citations (9)
  2. D.C. North, Understanding the Process of Economic Change, Princeton University Press, Princeton, NJ (2005) pp. xi, 187, $29.95/£18.95, ISBN 0-691-11805-1
    Journal of Behavioral and Experimental Economics (formerly The Journal of Socio-Economics), 2009, 38, (2), 399-400 Downloads
  3. Natural selection and rational decision: two concepts of optimization
    Journal of Evolutionary Economics, 2009, 19, (3), 417-435 Downloads View citations (8)
  4. Self-deceit and self-serving bias: Adam Smith on ‘General Rules’
    Journal of Institutional Economics, 2009, 5, (2), 251-258 Downloads View citations (5)

2007

  1. Ibn Khaldûn on Property Rights, The Muqaddimah: An Introduction to History
    Journal of Institutional Economics, 2007, 3, (2), 227-238 Downloads

2005

  1. An anatomy of authority: Adam Smith as political theorist
    Cambridge Journal of Economics, 2005, 29, (1), 57-71 Downloads View citations (9)
  2. Bart Nooteboom, Trust. Forms, Foundations, Functions, Failures and Figures, Edward Elgar, Cheltenham, UK, and Northhampton, MA, USA, 2002, xii + 231 pages, with tables and figures, hardback $95, paperback $25, ISBN 1 86064 545 8.Elias Khalil (Ed.), Trust, series 'Critical Studies in Economic Institutions', Edward Elgar, Cheltenham, UK, and Northhampton, MA, USA, 2003, xxxii + 772 pages, with tables and figures, hardback $300, ISBN 1 84064 737 X
    Journal of Behavioral and Experimental Economics (formerly The Journal of Socio-Economics), 2005, 34, (3), 421-424 Downloads

2004

  1. A charitable view of altruism: Commentary on 'What is altruism?' by Elias Khalil
    Journal of Economic Psychology, 2004, 25, (1), 129-134 Downloads
  2. A reply to Elias Khalil's "What is altruism?"
    Journal of Economic Psychology, 2004, 25, (1), 125-127 Downloads View citations (4)
  3. Is a group better off with more altruists? Not necessarily
    Journal of Economic Behavior & Organization, 2004, 53, (1), 89-92 Downloads
  4. Questions of definition scope in economic theories of altruism: A commentary on 'What is altruism?' by Elias Khalil
    Journal of Economic Psychology, 2004, 25, (1), 135-139 Downloads View citations (2)
  5. The Gift Paradox: Complex Selves and Symbolic Good
    Review of Social Economy, 2004, 62, (3), 379-392 Downloads View citations (3)
  6. The Three Laws of Thermodynamics and the Theory of Production
    Journal of Economic Issues, 2004, 38, (1), 201-226 Downloads View citations (7)
  7. What is altruism?
    Journal of Economic Psychology, 2004, 25, (1), 97-123 Downloads View citations (39)
  8. What is altruism? A reply to critics
    Journal of Economic Psychology, 2004, 25, (1), 141-143 Downloads View citations (20)

2002

  1. Behavioral Economics and Neoclassical Economics
    Economics Bulletin, 2002, 28, (20), A0 Downloads
  2. Information, Knowledge and the Close of Friedrich Hayek's System: A Comment
    Eastern Economic Journal, 2002, 28, (3), 319-341 Downloads View citations (2)
  3. Is Adam Smith Liberal?
    Journal of Institutional and Theoretical Economics (JITE), 2002, 158, (4), 664- Downloads View citations (7)

2001

  1. A transactional view of entrepreneurship: a Deweyan approach
    Journal of Economic Methodology, 2001, 10, (2), 161-179 Downloads View citations (1)
  2. Adam Smith and Three Theories of Altruism
    Recherches économiques de Louvain, 2001, 67, (4), 421-435 Downloads View citations (18)
    See also Working Paper (2001)
  3. John Dewey and Socio-Economic Theory
    Economics Bulletin, 2001, 28, (51), A0 Downloads
  4. The context problematic, behavioral economics and the transactional view: an introduction to 'John Dewey and economic theory'
    Journal of Economic Methodology, 2001, 10, (2), 107-130 Downloads View citations (4)

2000

  1. Making Sense of Adam Smith's Invisible Hand: Beyond Pareto Optimality and Unintended Consequences
    Journal of the History of Economic Thought, 2000, 22, (1), 49-63 Downloads View citations (2)
  2. Survival of the Most Foolish of Fools: The Limits of Evolutionary Selection Theory
    Journal of Bioeconomics, 2000, 2, (3), 203-220 Downloads View citations (4)
  3. orignal paper: Beyond natural selection and divine intervention: The Lamarckian implication of Adam Smith's invisible hand
    Journal of Evolutionary Economics, 2000, 10, (4), 373-393 Downloads View citations (4)

1999

  1. Institutions, Naturalism and Evolution
    Review of Political Economy, 1999, 11, (1), 61-81 Downloads
  2. Sentimental fools: a critique of Amartya Sen's notion of commitment
    Journal of Economic Behavior & Organization, 1999, 40, (4), 373-386 Downloads View citations (10)
  3. Two kinds of order: Thoughts on the theory of the firm
    Journal of Behavioral and Experimental Economics (formerly The Journal of Socio-Economics), 1999, 28, (2), 157-173 Downloads View citations (1)

1998

  1. Accounting for tastes: By Gary Becker. Cambridge, MA: Harvard University Press, 1996, pp. 258 (hardcover)
    Journal of Behavioral and Experimental Economics (formerly The Journal of Socio-Economics), 1998, 27, (2), 293-298 Downloads
  2. Buridan's Ass, Rationality and Entrepreneurship: A Reply to Hargreaves Heap
    Kyklos, 1998, 51, (2), 285-288 Downloads
  3. Is Justice the Primary Feature of the State? Adam Smith's Critique of Social Contract Theory
    European Journal of Law and Economics, 1998, 6, (3), 215-230 Downloads View citations (4)
  4. The Janus Hypothesis
    Journal of Post Keynesian Economics, 1998, 21, (2), 315-342 Downloads View citations (3)
  5. The five careers of the biological metaphor in economic theory
    Journal of Behavioral and Experimental Economics (formerly The Journal of Socio-Economics), 1998, 27, (1), 29-52 Downloads View citations (5)

1997

  1. Book Review
    Journal of Institutional and Theoretical Economics (JITE), 1997, 153, (2), 425-427 Downloads
  2. Buridan's Ass, Risk, Uncertainty, and Self‐Competition: A Theory of Entrepreneurship
    Kyklos, 1997, 50, (2), 147-163 Downloads View citations (6)
  3. Chaos Theory Versus Heisenberg's Uncertainty: Risk, Uncertainty and Economic Theory
    The American Economist, 1997, 41, (2), 27-40 Downloads View citations (4)
  4. Evolutionary Biology and Evolutionary Economics
    Journal of Interdisciplinary Economics, 1997, 8, (4), 221-244 Downloads View citations (1)
  5. Friedrich Hayek's Theory of Spontaneous Order: Two Problems
    Constitutional Political Economy, 1997, 8, (4), 301-317 Downloads View citations (5)
  6. Is the Firm an Individual?
    Cambridge Journal of Economics, 1997, 21, (4), 519-44 View citations (9)
  7. Symbolic inputs: positional, reference and publicity goods
    Finnish Economic Papers, 1997, 10, (1), 20-34 Downloads
  8. The Red Queen Paradox: A Proper Name for a Popular Game - Note
    Journal of Institutional and Theoretical Economics (JITE), 1997, 153, (2), 411-415 Downloads View citations (12)

1996

  1. Book Reviews
    Journal of Economic Methodology, 1996, 3, (2), 334-342 Downloads
  2. Evolution and efficiency: An inquiry into the foundations of 'new institutional economics': Jack J. Vromen, (Routledge, London, 1995) pp. 240, [UK pound]14.99
    Journal of Economic Behavior & Organization, 1996, 30, (1), 138-141 Downloads
  3. Friedrich Hayek's Darwinian Theory of Evolution of Institutions: Two Problems
    Australian Economic Papers, 1996, 35, (66), 183-201 View citations (11)
  4. Kenneth Boulding: Ecodynamicist or Evolutionary Economist?
    Journal of Post Keynesian Economics, 1996, 19, (1), 83-100 Downloads
  5. Non-linear Dynamics versus Development Processes: Two Kinds of Change
    The Manchester School of Economic & Social Studies, 1996, 64, (3), 309-22 View citations (3)
  6. Respect, admiration, aggrandizement: Adam Smith as economic psychologist
    Journal of Economic Psychology, 1996, 17, (5), 555-577 Downloads View citations (14)
  7. What is Economic Action? From Marshall and Robbins to Polanyi and Becker
    Journal of the History of Economic Thought, 1996, 18, (1), 13-36 Downloads View citations (7)

1995

  1. A Reply to Lianos's Critique
    Journal of the History of Economic Thought, 1995, 17, (2), 313-315 Downloads
  2. Has Economics Progressed? Rectilinear, Historicist, Universalist, and Evolutionary Historiographies
    History of Political Economy, 1995, 27, (1), 43-87 Downloads View citations (9)
  3. On the scope of economics: what is the question?
    Finnish Economic Papers, 1995, 8, (1), 40-55 Downloads View citations (3)
  4. The Nature of the Firm: Origins, Evolution, and Development: Oliver E. Williamson and Sidney G. Winter (eds.) New York and Oxford: Oxford University Press, 1991, 1993 (paperback). 244 pp. ISBN # 0-19-506590-5, $14.95
    Journal of Economic Behavior & Organization, 1995, 27, (3), 500-505 Downloads
  5. The socioculturalist agenda in economics: Critical remarks of Thorstein Veblen's legacy
    Journal of Behavioral and Experimental Economics (formerly The Journal of Socio-Economics), 1995, 24, (4), 545-569 Downloads View citations (4)

1994

  1. Kenneth E. Boulding, 1910-1993
    Journal of Economic Methodology, 1994, 1, (1), 161-166 Downloads
  2. Recycling of matter: Further
    Ecological Economics, 1994, 9, (3), 193-194 Downloads View citations (1)
  3. The Implication for Socialism of Marx's Theory of the Tendency of the Rate of Profit to Fall
    Journal of the History of Economic Thought, 1994, 16, (2), 292-309 Downloads View citations (1)

1993

  1. Economic behavior and institutions: by Thrainn Eggertsson. Cambridge: Cambridge University Press, 1990, xv + 385 pp. (cloth)
    International Review of Economics & Finance, 1993, 2, (4), 429-432 Downloads

1992

  1. Are “good samaritan” laws desirable? A note
    Forum for Social Economics, 1992, 22, (1), 71-73 Downloads
  2. Paul R. Lawrence and Charalambos A. Vlachoutsicos (editors, U.S. edition). Behind the factory walls: decision making in Soviet and U.S. Enterprises: (Harvard Business School Press, Boston, 1990), pp. xii + 352, $29.95 hardback
    Journal of Economic Behavior & Organization, 1992, 17, (2), 296-299 Downloads

1991

  1. Entropy law and Nicholas Georgescu-Roegen's paradigm: A reply
    Ecological Economics, 1991, 3, (2), 161-163 Downloads View citations (4)

1990

  1. Beyond Self-Interest and Altruism: A Reconstruction of Adam Smith's Theory of Human Conduct
    Economics and Philosophy, 1990, 6, (2), 255-273 Downloads View citations (21)
  2. Book Review: Needs, Rights, and the Market
    Review of Radical Political Economics, 1990, 22, (2-3), 291-293 Downloads
  3. Entropy law and exhaustion of natural resources Is Nicholas Georgescu-Roegen's paradigm defensible?
    Ecological Economics, 1990, 2, (2), 163-178 Downloads View citations (9)

1989

  1. Adam Smith and Albert Einstein: The Aesthetic Principle of Truth*
    Journal of the History of Economic Thought, 1989, 11, (2), 222-237 Downloads View citations (1)
  2. Inside the Firm: the Inefficiencies of Hierarchy
    Journal of Economic Issues, 1989, 23, (1), 297-300 Downloads
  3. Principles, rules and ideology
    Forum for Social Economics, 1989, 18, (1), 41-54 Downloads View citations (1)
    Also in Forum for Social Economics, 1989, 19, (1), 41-54 (1989) Downloads View citations (1)

Edited books

2009

  1. The New Behavioral Economics, vol Three volume set
    Books, Edward Elgar Publishing Downloads View citations (3)

2003

  1. Trust
    Books, Edward Elgar Publishing Downloads View citations (21)

Chapters

2017

  1. Weakness of will and stiffness of will: how far are shirking, slackening, favoritism, spoiling of children, and pornography from obsessivecompulsive behavior?
    Chapter 28 in Handbook of Behavioural Economics and Smart Decision-Making, 2017, pp 492-514 Downloads View citations (2)

2013

  1. Egotism: making sense of social preferences
    Chapter 12 in Handbook on the Economics of Reciprocity and Social Enterprise, 2013, pp 121-133 Downloads

1993

  1. Neo-classical Economics and Neo-Darwinism: Clearing the Way for Historical Thinking
    Palgrave Macmillan View citations (4)
 
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