2007 (University of Paris X Nanterre)

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University of Paris X – Nanterre

Local organizer: Philippe Fontaine

Why is the public sector so large in market societies? The perspective of myopic choice – Avner Offer, University of Oxford

Economic drama: Leonard S. Silk at Business Week – Tiago Mata, ISEG – Technical University of Lisbon

The suspicious consistency of Milton Friedman’s science and politics, 1933-1963 – Béatrice Cherrier, EconomiX – Cachan

Chicago price theory and Chicago Law and Economics: A tale of two transitions – Steven Medema, University of Colorado at Denver

Jacob Mincer and the centrality of human capital for contemporary labour economics – Pedro Teixeira, CEMPRE – University of Porto and CIPES

The state at the bedside of “medical economics”: The contribution of CREDOC – Daniel Benamouzig, CNRS – CERMES

Tobin’s Keynesianism – Robert Dimand, Brock University

Early development of experimental economics at the interdisciplinary crossroads – Kyu Sang Lee, Ajou University

Economics, psychology, and the history of consumer choice theory – D. Wade Hands, University of Puget Sound

Cold War, dynamic programming, and the science of economizing: Bellman strikes gold in policy space – Judy L. Klein, Mary Baldwin College

Competition vs. property rights: American antitrust law, the Freiburg School and the early years of European competition policy – Nicola Giocoli, University of Pisa

The turn in and return of orthodoxy in recent economics – John B. Davis, Marquette University and University of Amsterdam