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Working Papers

2018

  1. Disciplinary Collisions: Blum, Kalven, and the Economic Analysis of Accident Law at Chicago in the 1960s
    Post-Print, HAL Downloads

2004

  1. Mill, Sidgwick, and the Evolution of the Concept of Market Failure
    CAE Working Papers, Aix-Marseille Université, CERGAM Downloads View citations (1)

Journal Articles

2019

  1. Gilbert Faccarello and Heinz D. Kurz, eds., Handbook on the History of Economic Analysis, 3 vols. (Cheltenham, UK: Edward Elgar Publishing, 2016), pp. 2,000, $995. ISBN: 9781785361319
    Journal of the History of Economic Thought, 2019, 41, (01), 136-139 Downloads
  2. THE ECONOMIST AND THE ECONOMIST’S AUDIENCE
    Journal of the History of Economic Thought, 2019, 41, (03), 335-341 Downloads

2017

  1. Peter J. Boettke and Peter T. Leeson, eds., The Economic Role of the State, The International Library of Critical Writings in Economics Series, 304 (Aldershot: Edward Elgar Publishing, 2015), pp. xxv + 860, $440 (hardcover). ISBN: 978-1-84376-312-3
    Journal of the History of Economic Thought, 2017, 39, (04), 606-609 Downloads

2015

  1. Crossing the Atlantic with Calabresi and Coase: Efficiency, Distribution, and Justice at the Origins of Economic Analysis of Law in Britain
    History of Economic Ideas, 2015, 23, (3), 61-88 Downloads
  2. Economic rebel in retrospect
    Journal of Economic Methodology, 2015, 22, (4), 517-520 Downloads
  3. Market Failure in Context: Introduction
    History of Political Economy, 2015, 47, (5), 1-19 Downloads View citations (1)
  4. REMARKS OF THE GENERAL DISCUSSANT: A DISTINCTIVELY AMERICAN ECONOMICS? WHAT WE KNOW, WHAT WE DON’T KNOW, AND WHY IT MATTERS
    Journal of the History of Economic Thought, 2015, 37, (02), 163-169 Downloads
  5. Review of Craufurd D. Goodwin, "Walter Lippmann: Public Economist", Cambridge, MA, Harvard University Press, 2014, pp. x + 414
    History of Economic Ideas, 2015, 23, (2), 232-236 Downloads
  6. Robert Fogel, Enid Fogel, Mark Guglielmo, and Nathaniel Grotte. Political Arithmetic: Simon Kuznets and the Empirical Tradition in Economics. Chicago: University of Chicago Press, 2013. xiii + 148 pp. ISBN 13-978-0-226-25661-0, $32.00 (cloth); 978-0-226-02072-3, $30.00 (ebook)
    Enterprise & Society, 2015, 16, (02), 472-475 Downloads
  7. Till Düppe and E. Roy Weintraub, Finding Equilibrium: Arrow, Debreu, McKenzie and the Problem of Scientific Credit (Princeton, NJ, and Oxford: Princeton University Press, 2014), pp. 304, $39.50, hardcover. ISBN 978-0691-15664-4
    Journal of the History of Economic Thought, 2015, 37, (02), 337-340 Downloads
  8. ‘A magnificent business prospect...’ the Coase theorem, the extortion problem, and the creation of Coase theorem worlds
    Journal of Institutional Economics, 2015, 11, (02), 353-378 Downloads

2014

  1. 1966 AND ALL THAT: CODIFICATION, CONSOLIDATION, CREEP, AND CONTROVERSY IN THE EARLY HISTORY OF THE COASE THEOREM
    Journal of the History of Economic Thought, 2014, 36, (03), 271-303 Downloads
  2. Economics and Institutions. Lessons from the Coase Theorem
    Revue économique, 2014, 65, (2), 243-261 Downloads
  3. From Economic Man to Economic System: Essays on Human Behavior and the Institutions of Capitalism. By Harold Demsetz. Cambridge University Press, Cambridge. 2011. vii + 189 pp. Pbk $34.99
    Economica, 2014, 81, (324), 792-793 Downloads
  4. Neither misunderstood nor ignored: the early reception of Coase's wider challenge to the analysis of externalities
    History of Economic Ideas, 2014, 22, (1), 111-132 Downloads View citations (1)
  5. Posner Richard A. and Parisi Francesco, eds., The Coase Theorem—Volume I: Origins, Restatements and Extensions; Volume II: Criticisms and Applications (Cheltenham, UK, and Northampton, Mass.: Edward Elgar, 2013) pp. xiii, 636; xi, 621, US$695. ISBN 978-0-85793-791-9
    Journal of the History of Economic Thought, 2014, 36, (03), 377-379 Downloads
  6. The 8th Duke of Argyll, the Economics of Land Tenancy, and Stigler’s "Coase Theorem"
    HISTORY OF ECONOMIC THOUGHT AND POLICY, 2014, 2014/2, (2), 5-28 Downloads
  7. The Curious Treatment of the Coase Theorem in the Environmental Economics Literature, 1960--1979
    Review of Environmental Economics and Policy, 2014, 8, (1), 39-57 Downloads View citations (8)
  8. Those crazy transaction costs: on the irrelevance of the equivalence between monetary damages and specific performance
    European Journal of Law and Economics, 2014, 37, (2), 269-275 Downloads

2013

  1. Creating a Paradox: Self-Interest, Civic Duty, and the Evolution of the Theory of the Rational Voter in the Formative Era of Public Choice Analysis
    OEconomia, 2013, 2013, (01), 61-85 Downloads
  2. Cultures of Expertise and the Public Interventions of Economists
    History of Political Economy, 2013, 45, (5), 1-19 Downloads View citations (1)
  3. On Why There Is No Milton Friedman Today: Sui Generis, Sui Temporis
    Econ Journal Watch, 2013, 10, (2), 197-204 Downloads

2012

  1. Economists and the analysis of government failure: fallacies in the Chicago and Virginia interpretations of Cambridge welfare economics
    Cambridge Journal of Economics, 2012, 36, (4), 981-994 Downloads View citations (4)
  2. Textbooks as Data for the Study of the History of Economics: Lowly Beast or Fruitful Vineyard?
    HISTORY OF ECONOMIC THOUGHT AND POLICY, 2012, 2012/2, (2), 193-207 Downloads View citations (2)
  3. Warren Samuels: A Personal Reminiscence
    History of Political Economy, 2012, 44, (3), 389-411 Downloads

2011

  1. A case of mistaken identity: George Stigler, “The Problem of Social Cost,” and the Coase theorem
    European Journal of Law and Economics, 2011, 31, (1), 11-38 Downloads View citations (7)
  2. HES PRESIDENTIAL ADDRESS: THE COASE THEOREM LESSONS FOR THE STUDY OF THE HISTORY OF ECONOMIC THOUGHT
    Journal of the History of Economic Thought, 2011, 33, (01), 1-18 Downloads View citations (3)
  3. Public Choice and the Notion of Creative Communities
    History of Political Economy, 2011, 43, (1), 225-246 Downloads View citations (3)
  4. Remembering Warren J. Samuels
    History of Economic Ideas, 2011, 19, (3), 9-19 Downloads

2010

  1. Paul Anthony Samuelson: historian of economic thought
    History of Economic Ideas, 2010, 18, (3), 67-86 Downloads View citations (1)
  2. Roll over George Stigler: Berle and Means meet Chicago price theory
    Journal of Institutional Economics, 2010, 6, (01), 99-107 Downloads

2009

  1. Defining Economics: The Long Road to Acceptance of the Robbins Definition
    Economica, 2009, 76, (s1), 805-820 Downloads View citations (12)
  2. Francesco Parisi and Charles K. Rowley, eds., The Origins of Law and Economics: Essays by the Founding Fathers
    The Review of Austrian Economics, 2009, 22, (1), 113-118 Downloads
  3. HISTORY BY THE NUMBERS: A COMMENT ON CARLSON AND DIAMOND
    Journal of the History of Economic Thought, 2009, 31, (04), 543-547 Downloads
  4. ROBBINS'S ESSAY AND THE AXIOMATIZATION OF ECONOMICS
    Journal of the History of Economic Thought, 2009, 31, (04), 485-499 Downloads View citations (1)
  5. Retrospectives: On the Definition of Economics
    Journal of Economic Perspectives, 2009, 23, (1), 221-33 Downloads View citations (15)
  6. “THE HISTORY OF ECONOMICS IS WHAT HISTORIANS OF ECONOMICS DO:” A RECONSIDERATION OF RESEARCH PRIORITIES IN THE HISTORY OF ECONOMIC THOUGHT
    Journal of the History of Economic Thought, 2009, 31, (03), 384-391 Downloads

2008

  1. Steven Pressman (ed.), Alternative Theories of the State, Basingstoke, Palgrave Macmillan, 2006, pp. viii+230
    History of Economic Ideas, 2008, 16, (3), 155-158 Downloads
  2. “Losing My Religion”: Sidgwick, Theism, and the Struggle for Utilitarian Ethics in Economic Analysis
    History of Political Economy, 2008, 40, (5), 189-211 Downloads

2007

  1. Sidgwick's Utilitarian Analysis of Law: A Bridge from Bentham to Becker?
    American Law and Economics Review, 2007, 9, (1), 30-47 Downloads View citations (1)
  2. The Hesitant Hand: Mill, Sidgwick, and the Evolution of the Theory of Market Failure
    History of Political Economy, 2007, 39, (3), 331-358 Downloads View citations (6)

2005

  1. Charles R. McCann Jr. (Ed.) The Elgar Dictionary of Economic Quotations (Cheltenham: Edward Elgar, 2004) pp. xi, 315, $150, ISBN 1-84064-820-1
    Journal of the History of Economic Thought, 2005, 27, (03), 351-353 Downloads
  2. Freeing Smith from the “Free Market”: On the Misperception of Adam Smith on the Economic Role of Government
    History of Political Economy, 2005, 37, (2), 219-226 Downloads View citations (3)
  3. Setting the Table
    History of Political Economy, 2005, 37, (5), 1-9 Downloads
  4. “Marginalizing” Government: From la scienza delle finanze to Wicksell
    History of Political Economy, 2005, 37, (1), 1-25 Downloads View citations (9)

2004

  1. Medema's Comment on McKenzie
    American Journal of Economics and Sociology, 2004, 63, (1), 51-54 Downloads

2003

  1. D. P. O'Brien, ed., The History of Taxation, 8 vols. (London: Pickering and Chatto, 1999) 2800 pp. £575/$940. ISBN 1-85196-516-5 (set)
    Journal of the History of Economic Thought, 2003, 25, (04), 526-529 Downloads
  2. Reviews
    Constitutional Political Economy, 2003, 14, (4), 343-346 Downloads

2002

  1. George J. Stigler (1911-1991): Scholar, Father, Dissertation Advisor, Referee, Textbook Writer and Policy Analyst
    American Journal of Economics and Sociology, 2002, 61, (3), 609-656 Downloads
  2. Heaven Can Wait: Gatekeeping in an Age of Uncertainty, Innovation, and Commercialization
    History of Political Economy, 2002, 34, (5), 190-207 Downloads View citations (1)

2000

  1. Editorial Introduction
    Journal of the History of Economic Thought, 2000, 22, (02), 125-125 Downloads
  2. “Related Disciplines”: The Professionalization of Public Choice Analysis
    History of Political Economy, 2000, 32, (5), 289-324 Downloads View citations (9)

1999

  1. Editorial Introduction: Turning the Page
    Journal of the History of Economic Thought, 1999, 21, (01), 5-6 Downloads
  2. Positive Science, Normative Man: Lionel Robbins and the Political Economy of Art
    History of Political Economy, 1999, 31, (5), 256-284 Downloads View citations (3)
  3. Symposium on the Coase Theorem: Legal Fiction: The Place of the Coase Theorem in Law and Economics
    Economics and Philosophy, 1999, 15, (02), 209-233 Downloads View citations (3)

1998

  1. Beyond the Dark Clouds: Pigou and Coase on Social Cost
    History of Political Economy, 1998, 30, (4), 601-625 Downloads View citations (5)

1997

  1. Comment: The coase theorem, rent seeking, and the forgotten footnote
    International Review of Law and Economics, 1997, 17, (2), 177-178 Downloads View citations (1)

1996

  1. Coase, Costs, and Coordination
    Journal of Economic Issues, 1996, 30, (2), 571-578 Downloads
  2. Of Pangloss, Pigouvians and Pragmatism: Ronald Coase and Social Cost Analysis
    Journal of the History of Economic Thought, 1996, 18, (01), 96-114 Downloads View citations (4)

1995

  1. Tax Neutrality and Social Welfare in a Comptutational General Equilibrium Framework
    Public Finance Review, 1995, 23, (4), 419-447 Downloads View citations (1)

1994

  1. The Myth of two Coases: What Coase Is Really Saying
    Journal of Economic Issues, 1994, 28, (1), 208-217 Downloads View citations (2)

1993

  1. The marginal efficiency effects of taxes and subsidies in the presence of externalities: A computational general equilibrium approach
    Journal of Public Economics, 1993, 52, (2), 199-216 Downloads View citations (51)

1992

  1. Probing the Legal-Economic Nexus: Takings, 1978-1988
    Journal of Economic Issues, 1992, 26, (2), 525-534 Downloads
  2. Verification in Economics and History: A Sequel to “Scientifization.”
    Journal of Economic Issues, 1992, 26, (4), 1259-1262 Downloads

1991

  1. Another Look at the Problem of Rent Seeking
    Journal of Economic Issues, 1991, 25, (4), 1049-1065 Downloads

1989

  1. Discourse and the Institutional Approach to Law and Economics: Factors That Separate the Institutional Approach to Law and Economics from Alternative Approaches
    Journal of Economic Issues, 1989, 23, (2), 417-425 Downloads

Books

1997

  1. The Economy as a Process of Valuation
    Books, Edward Elgar Publishing Downloads View citations (24)

Edited books

2014

  1. Paul Samuelson on the History of Economic Analysis
    Cambridge Books, Cambridge University Press

2013

  1. Chicago Price Theory, vol Three volume set
    Books, Edward Elgar Publishing Downloads

1996

  1. Foundations of Research in Economics: How do Economists do Economics?
    Books, Edward Elgar Publishing Downloads View citations (3)

1995

  1. THE LEGACY OF RONALD COASE IN ECONOMIC ANALYSIS, vol Two volume set
    Books, Edward Elgar Publishing Downloads View citations (3)

Chapters

2016

  1. Ronald Coase and the legal–economic nexus
    Chapter 21 in The Elgar Companion to Ronald H. Coase, 2016, pp 291-304 Downloads

2015

  1. The “Subtle Processes of Economic Reasoning”: Marshall, Becker, and Theorizing about Economic Man and Other-Regarding Behavior
    A chapter in A Research Annual, 2015, vol. 33, pp 43-73 Downloads

2010

  1. Adam Smith and the Chicago School
    Chapter 3 in The Elgar Companion to the Chicago School of Economics, 2010 Downloads View citations (4)
  2. Chicago Law and Economics
    Chapter 11 in The Elgar Companion to the Chicago School of Economics, 2010 Downloads
  3. Richard A. Posner
    Chapter 11 in The Elgar Companion to the Chicago School of Economics, 2010 Downloads
  4. Ronald Harry Coase
    Chapter 2 in The Elgar Companion to the Chicago School of Economics, 2010 Downloads View citations (1)
  5. The Reception of Marshall in the United States
    Chapter 6 in The Impact of Alfred Marshall’s Ideas, 2010 Downloads View citations (1)

2005

  1. Robert Lee Hale (1884–1969) – Legal Economist
    Chapter 40 in The Elgar Companion to Law and Economics, Second Edition, 2005 Downloads
 
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