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History of Political Economy (2017) 49 (Supplement): 127–157.
Published: 01 December 2017
...Matthew T. Panhans; John D. Singleton While historians of economics have noted the transition toward empirical work in economics since the 1970s, less understood is the shift toward “quasi-experimentalmethods in applied microeconomics. Joshua D. Angrist and Jörn-Steffen Pischke trumpet the wide...
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History of Political Economy (2020) 52 (3): 561–587.
Published: 01 June 2020
... the middle class in Brazil. Part two teases apart Neri s core argument, the role of quasi-experimental micro- econometric methods in his inquiry, and the repercussions of his work among sociologists. Part three delves speci cally into the use of counter- factuals by welfare economists, exploring them...
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History of Political Economy (2017) 49 (Supplement): 78–102.
Published: 01 December 2017
... the concurrent rise of experimen- tal economics, game theory, and quasi-experimental methods (Svorenčík, this volume; Panhans and Singleton, this volume) and the decline of “pure” theory (Biddle and Hamermesh, this volume; see also Backhouse and Cherrier 2014). These articles suggest that signiˆcant...
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History of Political Economy (2012) 44 (suppl_1): 114–136.
Published: 01 December 2012
..., which we can make in a science of human conduct, must needs be inexact and faulty” (quoted in Helmer and Rescher 1958, iii). In Helmer’s view, these inexact laws, which he calls “quasi-laws,” require a different epistemology and methodology, namely, the systematic employment of expert judgment...
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History of Political Economy (2017) 49 (Supplement): 34–57.
Published: 01 December 2017
....” They were particularly encouraged by the growing use of what were being called “quasi-experimental” designs. This research did not involve new or complex statistical estimators, but instead used applications of standard least squares regression such as “regression discontinuity” or “difference...
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History of Political Economy (2017) 49 (Supplement): 103–126.
Published: 01 December 2017
... dictated, enthusiasm for these approaches waned. The even- tual outcome of the methodological battles of the 1970s and 1980s concern- ing econometric techniques, identi¥cation strategies, and meaningful tests was the rise of quasi-experimental techniques, which were much less com- putationally...
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History of Political Economy (1991) 23 (1): 105–122.
Published: 01 March 1991
... again with particle physics. The point is that the physicists’ literary form of reason goes hand in hand with a loss of the empirical whereas molecular geneticists’ biographic form of reason does not. First, natural objects (cosmic particles) or quasi-natural objects (debris of smashed...
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History of Political Economy 175–203.
Published: 26 August 2021
... . “ The End of Theory: The Data Deluge Makes the Scientific Method Obsolete .” Wired , June 23 . www.wired.com/2008/06/pb-theory/ . Angrist Joshua D. Krueger Alan B. . 2001 . “ Instrumental Variables and the Search for Identification: From Supply and Demand to Natural Experiments...
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History of Political Economy (2011) 43 (4): 649–681.
Published: 01 November 2011
... Press . ———. 1991 . Quasi Rational Economics . New York : Russell Sage Foundation . ———, ed. 1992 . The Winner’s Curse: Paradoxes and Anomalies of Economic Life . New York : Free Press . ———, ed. 1993 . Advances in Behavioral Finance . New York : Russell Sage Foundation . ———, ed...
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History of Political Economy (1992) 24 (Supplement): 177–204.
Published: 01 December 1992
... into two coalitions were defined. It also established the imputations (stable set) derived from the endogenous characteristics (organization) of the players. The method employed by the authors in applying the theory consisted of taking an economic problem (they chose voting and issues related...
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History of Political Economy (2004) 36 (4): 735–760.
Published: 01 November 2004
..., and Behavioral Economics. Journal of Behavioral Economics 15 : 85 -99. Starbuck, William H. 1963 . Level of Aspiration Theory and Economic Behavior. Behavioral Science 8.2 : 128 -36. Thaler, Richard. 1991 . Quasi Rational Economics . New York: Russell Sage. ____. 1992 . The Winner's Curse...
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History of Political Economy (1991) 23 (1): 123–142.
Published: 01 March 1991
... and unreliable paper-and-pencil methods. Utopia followed us into the field. Here at Rummidge we have Correspondence may be addressed to the author, Science Studies Centre, University of Bath, Bath BA2 7AY, England. 1. Place names with apologies to David Lodge...
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History of Political Economy (2015) 47 (3): 535–536.
Published: 01 September 2015
... the five successive editions of his Economic Theory in Ret- rospect reflected not only Mark’s astonishing ability to synthesize his unremitting accumulation of intellectual capital but also to express his gradual (and uncertain) shift from a quasi-absolutist to a more relativist methodological...
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History of Political Economy (2015) 47 (3): 536–540.
Published: 01 September 2015
... the five successive editions of his Economic Theory in Ret- rospect reflected not only Mark’s astonishing ability to synthesize his unremitting accumulation of intellectual capital but also to express his gradual (and uncertain) shift from a quasi-absolutist to a more relativist methodological...
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History of Political Economy (2015) 47 (3): 541–543.
Published: 01 September 2015
... the five successive editions of his Economic Theory in Ret- rospect reflected not only Mark’s astonishing ability to synthesize his unremitting accumulation of intellectual capital but also to express his gradual (and uncertain) shift from a quasi-absolutist to a more relativist methodological...
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History of Political Economy (2015) 47 (3): 543–546.
Published: 01 September 2015
... (and uncertain) shift from a quasi-absolutist to a more relativist methodological position. Together with Joseph Schumpeter’s History of Economic Analysis, no self-respecting historian of economic thought would start a piece of research without consulting Blaug’s mag- num opus (and his famous reader’s...
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History of Political Economy (2001) 33 (Suppl_1): 4–22.
Published: 01 December 2001
... to Enlightenment territorial surveys, a bureaucratic initia- tive, but often expressed a quasi-romantic sensibility. One’s experience of mountains could be heightened, as it were, by numerical measures of their elevations. Such was the perspective of the internationally cele- brated naturalist and traveler...
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History of Political Economy (2010) 42 (Suppl_1): 133–164.
Published: 01 December 2010
... that “mathematical reasoning has not much to show in the way of results in the social sciences.” This was especially true of political sci- ence, sociology, and psychology, disciplines in which, according to Simon, the quasi-mathematical formalisms of the likes of Talcott Parsons and Stuart Carter Dodd only...
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History of Political Economy (2007) 39 (3): 359–401.
Published: 01 September 2007
..., especially demand. Besides, Schultz was a major expert on and admirer of Pareto, as well as an early member of the Econometric Society that was founded in 1930 by Fisher, Ragnar Frisch, and others. As Thurstone (1931, 139) recalled, it was Schultz who suggested that he apply the experimental methods...
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History of Political Economy (2006) 38 (Suppl_1): 228–245.
Published: 01 December 2006
.... Then these data can be rationalized by an economy in which each consumer has a smooth, strictly quasi-concave, and monotone utility function if and only if they can be rationalized by an economy with consumers having those pref- erences (smooth, strictly quasi-concave, monotone) and in which each...