The economics of economists: institutional setting, individual incentives, and future prospects, edited by Alessandro Lanteri, and Jack Vromen. Cambridge: Cambridge University Press, 2014, 374 pp.

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  • Philip Mirowski University of Notre Dame

DOI:

https://doi.org/10.23941/ejpe.v8i1.189

Keywords:

Philip Mirowski, book review, Alessandro Lanteri, Jack Vromen, institutions, incentives, prospects

Author Biography

Philip Mirowski, University of Notre Dame

Philip Mirowski is Carl Koch chair of economics and the history and philosophy of science, and fellow of the Reilly Center, University of Notre Dame. He is author of, among others, Machine dreams (2002), The effortless economy of science? (2004), More heat than light (1989), Never let a serious crisis go to waste (2013), and ScienceMart: privatizing American science (2011). He is co-editor of Agreement on demand (2006), and The Road from Mont Pèlerin: the making of the neoliberal thought collective (2009), among other works. His next book, with co-author Edward Nik-Khah, will be The knowledge we have lost in information: a history of the economics of information, which will be accompanied by a video lecture series from INET.

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Published

2015-07-03

How to Cite

Mirowski, P. (2015). The economics of economists: institutional setting, individual incentives, and future prospects, edited by Alessandro Lanteri, and Jack Vromen. Cambridge: Cambridge University Press, 2014, 374 pp. Erasmus Journal for Philosophy and Economics, 8(1), 105-109. https://doi.org/10.23941/ejpe.v8i1.189

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Book Reviews