Economics as a "tooled" discipline

Lawrence R. Klein and the making of macroeconometric modeling, 1939-1959


  • Erich Pinzón-Fuchs Duke University, United States



Macroeconometric modeling, history of macroeconomics, history of econometrics, history of recent economics, economic methodology, Lawrence R. Klein, PhD thesis summary, Erich Pinzon-Fuchs

Author Biography

Erich Pinzón-Fuchs, Duke University, United States

Erich Pinzón-Fuchs received his PhD in economics under the supervision of Prof. Annie L. Cot from the University Paris 1 Panthéon-Sorbonne in March 2017. His areas of expertise span the fields of history and methodology of recent economics, macroeconomics, and econometrics. Specifically, his research focuses on the history and methodology of large-scale macroeconometric modeling. He is currently a research fellow at the Center for the History of Political Economy at Duke University, and a postdoctoral researcher at the Economics Department of Universidad de los Andes in Bogotá, Colombia.




How to Cite

Pinzón-Fuchs, E. (2017). Economics as a "tooled" discipline: Lawrence R. Klein and the making of macroeconometric modeling, 1939-1959. Erasmus Journal for Philosophy and Economics, 10(1), 133–136.



PhD Thesis Summaries