Mary S. Morgan's The world in the model: how economists work and think. Cambridge University Press, 2012, 435 pp.

Authors

  • Robert Sugden University of East Anglia

DOI:

https://doi.org/10.23941/ejpe.v6i1.121

Keywords:

Robert Sugden, book review, Mary Morgan, how economists work and think, model, world, economics, modelling

Author Biography

Robert Sugden, University of East Anglia

Robert Sugden is professor of economics at the University of East Anglia (UK). His research uses a combination of theoretical, experimental, and philosophical methods to investigate issues in welfare economics, social choice, choice under uncertainty, the foundations of decision and game theory, the methodology of economics, and the evolution of social conventions. He is the author or editor of eight books, including The economics of rights, co-operation, and welfare (2005 [1986]) and Experimental economics: rethinking the rules (2009, with five co-authors). He is currently working on a book on contractarian welfare economics.

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Published

2013-05-20

How to Cite

Sugden, R. (2013). Mary S. Morgan’s The world in the model: how economists work and think. Cambridge University Press, 2012, 435 pp. Erasmus Journal for Philosophy and Economics, 6(1), 108-114. https://doi.org/10.23941/ejpe.v6i1.121

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Book Reviews