Daniel M. Hausman

Herbert A. Simon and Hilldale Professor
Department of Philosophy
University of Wisconsin
Madison, WI 53706
(608) 263-5178 fax (608) 265-3701

email: Dhausman@wisc.edu

http//philosophy.wisc.edu/hausman

 

BIRTH: March 27, 1947,   Chicago, Illinois CITIZENSHIP: United States

ACADEMIC TRAINING:

Harvard College 1965-69 BA, June, 1969
New York University 1969-71 MAT, June, 1971
Cambridge University 1971-73 BA, June, 1973; MA: October, 1977
Columbia University 1973-78 M.PHIL., Oct.ober 1975, Ph.D. May, 1978

Thesis: Economic Models: A Philosophical Inquiry into Capital Theory;   Sponsor: Sidney Morgenbesser


COLLEGE OR UNIVERSITY DISTINCTIONS:

(Harvard) Detur Prize, Harvard College Scholarship, John Harvard Scholarship, Phi Beta Kappa, Magna Cum Laude

(Columbia) Honorary Fellow, Honorary President's Fellow, F.J.E. Woodbridge Distinguished Fellow, Bancroft Award


TEACHING AND RESEARCH POSITIONS:

N.Y.C. Public Schools 1970-71 English and Reading
Columbia University 1975-77 Preceptor in Philosophy
University of Maryland, College Park 1978-84 Assistant Professor of Philosophy
Institute for Advanced Study, Princeton 1983-84 Member, School of Social Science
Carnegie-Mellon University 1984-8 Associate Professor of Philosophy
University of Wisconsin-Madison 1987 Visiting Associate Professor of Philosophy
Lawrence University 1988 Visiting Associate Professor of Philosophy
University of Wisconsin-Madison 1988-91 Associate Professor of Philosophy
University of Wisconsin-Madison 1991- Professor of Philosophy
London School of Economics 1994 Centennial Visiting Professor of Philosophy
Centre de Recherche en Epistemologie Appliquée 1994 Visiting Research Associate
THEMA, Université de Cergy-Pontoise   1994 Visiting Research Associate
London School of Economics 1996-98 Ludwig Lachmann Research Fellow
THEMA, Université de Cergy-Pontoise   2000 Professeur Invité
University of Wisconsin-Madison 2004- Professor, Department of Medical History and Bioethics

GRANTS AND FELLOWSHIPS:

University of Maryland Faculty Research Award Summer, 1980 "Ceteris Paribus Clauses in Economics"
National Science Foundation (#SES 8007385) 1980-81 "Causal Judgments in Economics"
University of Maryland, General Research Board Spring, 1983 "Causal Judgments in Theory and Practice"
National Endowment for the Humanities (#FT-27957-86) Summer, 1986 "Causation, Explanation and Decision Making"
Wisconsin Alumni Research Foundation Spring, 1991 "Explanation and Causation"
Vilas Associate Award Summer 1992 Summer 1993 "Taking Ethics Seriously: Economics and Contemporary Moral Philosophy"
National Endowment for the Humanities, Collaborative Research Program Spring, 1993 "Taking Ethics Seriously: Economics and Contemporary Moral Philosophy" (with Michael McPherson)
Wisconsin Alumni Research Foundation,  Spring, 1995 "The Asymmetries of Causation"
Ludwig M. Lachmann Research Fellow
London School of Economics
June1996 - Sept. 1998: "Trust and Incentives."

Robert Wood Johnson Foundation, Essay Award

Summer, 2003 “Preferences and the Measurement of Health”

Wisconsin Alumni Research Foundation

July, 2003 “Preferences vs. Judgments in the Measurement of Health”
Department of Health and Human Services, Program on Ethical, Legal and Social Implications of Human Genetics and Genomics, , 2004-2007 "Community Consultation as an Ethics Method" (co-investigator)

HONORS:


BOOKS:

1. Capital, Profits and Prices: An Essay in the Philosophy of Economics.  New York: Columbia University Press, 1981.

2. The Philosophy of Economics: An Anthology.  (ed.) New York: Cambridge University Press, 1984. Second edition New York: Cambridge University Press, 1994; Third edition New York: Cambridge University Press, 2007; Roumanian language edition. Bucharest: Editura Humanitas, 1993. Chinese translation by Ding Jianfeng, Shanghai: Shanghai People's Publishing, 2007. Forthcoming in a Russian translation from the Institute for the Economy in Transition.

3. The Inexact and Separate Science of Economics. Cambridge: Cambridge University Press, 1992.

4. Essays on Philosophy and Economic Methodology.  Cambridge: Cambridge University Press, 1992.           

5. Economic Analysis and Moral Philosophy. Cambridge University Press, 1996 (with Michael S. McPherson).  Swedish translation from Studentlitteratur Publishing. Spanish translation by Mauricio Luis Grobet Vallarta of Economic Analysis and Moral Philosophy. Mexico: Centrol de Investigación y Docencia Económicas, 2007.

6. Economic Methodology: Crossing Disciplinary Boundaries. London: Macmillan, 1998 (edited with Roger Backhouse, Uskali Mäki, and Andrea Salanti).

7. Causal Asymmetries. New York: Cambridge University Press, 1998.

8. Economic Analysis, Moral Philosophy, and Public Policy. Cambridge University Press, 2006 (with Michael S. McPherson – a revised and expanded edition of #5). Chinese translation in 2007 from Shanghai Academy of Social Sciences. Korean translation in 2010 by Dong-Ryul Choo from Nanam Publishing.

9. Preference, Value, and Choice and Welfare. Cambridge University Press, 2011.


ARTICLES:

  1. "How to do Philosophy of Economics," in P. Asquith and R. Giere, eds., PSA 1980. East Lansing: Philosophy of Science Association, 1980, pp. 352-62; rpt. Essays on Philosophy and Economic Methodology, pp. 221-29.
  2. "Sun Signs vs. Science: Using Astrology to Teach the Philosophy of Science," (with Paul Thagard) Metaphilosophy 11 (1980): 101-4.
  3. "Are General Equilibrium Theories Explanatory?" in J. Pitt, ed., Philosophy in Economics. Dordrecht: Reidel, 1981, pp.17-32, rpt. in The Philosophy of Economics: An Anthology, pp. 344-59.
  4. "John Stuart Mill's Philosophy of Economics," Philosophy of Science, 48 (l981): 363-85; rpt. in Essays on Philosophy and Economic Methodology, pp. 33-53.
  5. "Scientific Creationism and Teaching Philosophy of Science," American Philosophical Association Newsletter on Teaching Philosophy, vol. 3, no. 3, pp. 2-3.
  6. "Constructive Empiricism Contested," Pacific Philosophical Quarterly, 63 (l982): 2l-28.
  7. "Causal and Explanatory Asymmetry," in P. Asquith and T. Nickles, eds., PSA 1982, vol. 1. East Lansing: Philosophy of Science Association, 1982, pp. 43-54.
  8. "Are There Causal Relations Among Dependent Variables?" Philosophy of Science, 50 (1983): 58-81; rpt. in Essays on Philosophy and Economic Methodology, pp. 109-28.
  9. . "The Limits of Economic Science," in N. Rescher, ed., The Limits of Lawfulness. Pittsburgh: Center for Philosophy of Science, University of Pittsburgh, 1983, pp. 93-100; rpt. in Essays on Philosophy and Economic Methodology, pp. 99-105.
  10. . "Causal Priority," NOUS 18 (1984): 261-79.
  11. . "A Critique of Scientific Creationism," in Scholar Program, ed. J. Tabachnik. Chicago: Chicago Board of Rabbis, 1984, pp. 49-64.
  12. . "Defending Microeconomic Theory," Philosophical Forum, 15 (1984): 392-404.
  13. . "Classical Wage Theory and the Causal Complications of Explaining Distribution," pp. 171-97 of J. Pitt, ed., Change and Progress in Modern Science, Dordrecht: Reidel, 1985; rpt. in Essays on Philosophy and Economic Methodology, pp. 129-46.
  14. . "Is Falsificationism Unpracticed or Unpractisable?" Philosophy of the Social Sciences 15 (1985): 313-19; rpt. in Essays on Philosophy and Economic Methodology, pp. 92-98.
  15. . "Causation and Experimentation," American Philosophical Quarterly 23 (1986): 143-54.
  16. . "Philosophy and Economic Methodology," in D. Asquith and P. Kitcher, eds. PSA 1984, vol. 2. East Lansing: Philosophy of Science Association, 1986, pp. 231-49.
  17. . "Liability, Responsibility and Harm." Ethics 97 (1986): 262-69.
  18. . "Health Care: Efficiency and Equity," in S. Spicker, S. Ingman and I. (eds.) Ethical Dimensions of Geriatric Care: Value Conflicts for the 21st Century. Dordrecht: Reidel, 1987, pp. 67-78.
  19. . "Economic Methodology and Philosophy of Science," pp. 88-116 of R. Teichgraeber and G. Winston, eds. The Boundaries of Economics. Cambridge: Cambridge University Press, 1987.
  20. . "An Appraisal of Popperian Economic Methodology," pp. 65-86 of N. de Marchi, ed. The Popperian Legacy in Economics. Cambridge: Cambridge University Press, 1988; rpt. in Essays on Philosophy and Economic Methodology, pp. 74-91.
  21. . "Economic Methodology in a Nutshell," Journal of Economic Perspectives 3(1989): 115-27; rpt. in B. Caldwell, ed. The Philosophy and Methodology of Economics. Cheltonham: Edward Elgar, 1993, vol. 1, pp. 275-87; rpt. in Essays on Philosophy and Economic Methodology, pp. 13-24; forthcoming in a Russian translation in World Economy and International Relations.
  22. . "On Justifying the Ways of Mammon to Man" pp. 821-33 of G. Feiwel, eds. The Economics of Joan Robinson. London: Macmillan, 1989.
  23. . "Arbitrage Arguments," Erkenntnis 30 (1989): 5-22; rpt. in Essays on Philosophy and Economic Methodology, pp. 172-85.
  24. . "The Insufficiency of Nomological Explanation," Philosophical Quarterly 39 (1989): 22-35.
  25. . "Explanatory Progress in Economics," Social Research 56 (1989): 361-81; rpt. in B. Caldwell, ed. The Philosophy and Methodology of Economics. Cheltonham: Edward Elgar, 1993, vol. 3, pp. 460-80; rpt. in Essays on Philosophy and Economic Methodology, pp. 186-199.
  26. . "Ceteris Paribus Clauses and Causality in Economics," pp. 308-17 of A. Fine and J. Leplin, eds. PSA 1988, vol. 2. East Lansing: Philosophy of Science Association, 1989.
  27. . "Are Markets Morally Free Zones?" Philosophy and Public Affairs 18 (1989): 317-33.
  28. . "Decision Theory and the Deductive Method," Richerche Economiche 43 (1989): 199-217.
  29. . "What Are General Equilibrium Theories?" pp. 107-114 of W. Sieg, ed. Acting and Reflecting. Dordrecht: Kluwer, 1990; rpt. in Essays on Philosophy and Economic Methodology, pp. 165-71.
  30. . "Agricultural Economics and the Chaos of Economic Methodology," Journal of Agricultural Economics Research 42, No. 2 (1990): 3-4 (with Michael McPherson); rpt. in Journal of Agricultural Economics Research Essays Supplement, July 1991, pp. 24-5.
  31. . "Supply and Demand Explanations and their Ceteris Paribus Clauses," Review of Political Economy 2 (1990): 168-86; rpt. in Essays on Philosophy and Economic Methodology, pp. 147-62.
  32. . "The Deductive Method," Midwest Studies in Philosophy 15 (1990): 372-88; rpt. in Essays on Philosophy and Economic Methodology, pp. 54-69.
  33. . "Making Interpersonal Comparisons Coherently," Economics and Philosophy (with Martin Barrett) 6 (1990): 293-300.
  34. . "On Dogmatism in Economics: The Case of Preference Reversals," Journal of Socio-Economics 20 (1991): 205-25; rpt. in Essays on Philosophy and Economic Methodology, pp. 200-218.
  35. . "When Jack and Jill Make a Deal," Social Philosophy and Policy 9 (1992): 95-113.
  36. . "Thresholds, Transitivity, Overdetermination, and Events," Analysis 52(1992): 159-63.
  37. . "On the Conceptual Structure of Neoclassical Economics - A Philosopher's View," in Essays on Philosophy and Economic Methodology (1992), pp. 25-32.
  38. . "Why Look Under the Hood?" in Essays on Philosophy and Economic Methodology (1992), pp. 70-73; rpt. in The Philosophy of Economics. 2nd. ed., pp. 217-21.
  39. . "Reflections on Philosophy and Economic Methodology" in Essays on Philosophy and Economic Methodology (1992), pp. 230-35.
  40. . "Why Don't Effects Explain Their Causes?" Synthese 94 (1993), pp. 227-44.
  41. . "Liberalism, Welfare Economics, and Freedom," Social Philosophy and Policy 10(1993): 172-97; also published in E. Paul, F. Miller, and J. Paul, eds. Liberalism and the Economic Order. Cambridge: Cambridge University Press, 1992, pp. 172-97.
  42. . "Taking Ethics Seriously: Economics and Contemporary Moral Philosophy" (with Michael McPherson) in The Journal of Economic Literature. 31 (June, 1993), pp. 670-731; reprint forthcoming in A. Hamlin, ed. Ethics and Economics. Cheltenham: Edward Elgar, 1996.
  43. . "The Structure of Good" (A Review Essay on Weighing Goods by John Broome), Ethics 103 (1993): 792-806.
  44. . "Linking Causal and Explanatory Asymmetries," Philosophy of Science 60(1993): 435-51.
  45. . "Why Economists Should Take Ethics Seriously" (with Michael McPherson) in Proceedings of the Tenth World Congress of the International Economic Association, vol. 3, Public Policy and Economic Organisation, ed. Dieter Bös. London: Macmillan, 1993, pp. 3-20.
  46. . "Economics, Rationality, and Ethics" (with Michael McPherson) in D. Hausman, ed. The Philosophy of Economics. 2nd. ed. Cambridge: Cambridge University Press, 1994, pp. 252-77; translated into Italian as Economia, Razionalitá ed Etica) by Valeria Ottonelli. Milan: Edizioni Anabasi, 1994.
  47. . "Preference, Belief and Welfare," American Economic Review, Papers and Proceedings, May, 1994 (with Michael McPherson), pp. 396-400.
  48. . "Paul Samuelson as Dr. Frankenstein: When Idealizations Escape and Run Amuck," in B. Hamminga and N. de Marchi, eds. Idealization in Economics. Amsterdam: Rodopi, 1994, pp. 229-43.
  49. . "Kuhn, Lakatos and the Structure of Economics," in R. Backhouse, ed. Contemporary Issues in Economic Methodology. London: Routledge, 1994, pp. 195-215.
  50. . "Rational Choice and Social Theory--A Comment," Journal of Philosophy 92(1995): 96-102.
  51. . "The Impossibility of Interpersonal Utility Comparisons." Mind 104 (1995): 473-90.
  52. . "The Composition of Economic Causes," The Monist 78 (1995): 295-307.
  53. . "Pluralities of Subject, Method, Goals and Visions," History of Economic Ideas 2 (1994): 99-108.
  54. . "Causation and Counterfactual Dependence Reconsidered," NOUS 30 (1996): 55-74.
  55. . "Writing Lots of Philosophy in a Large Lecture (Without Killing the Lecturer)," Writing Across the Curriculum Newsletter, University of Wisconsin-Madison, November, 1996, pp. 1-2.
  56. . "Why Does Evidence Matter So Little to Economic Theory?" in Structures and Norms in Science. ed. M.L. Dalla Chiara, K. Doets, D. Mundici, and J. van Benthem. Dordrecht: Kluwer, 1997, pp. 395-407.
  57. . "Problems with Supply-Side Egalitarianism," Politics and Society 24 (1996): 343-51; Rpt. in Erik Wright, ed. Recasting Egalitarianism. London: Verso, 1998, pp. 75-85.
  58. . "Economics as Separate and Inexact," Economics and Philosophy 12 (1996): 207-20.
  59. . "The Impossibility of Interpersonal Utility Comparisons--A Reply," Mind 106 (1997): 99-100.
  60. . "Beware of Economists Bearing Advice," Policy Options 18, no. 7 (September, 1997): 16-19.
  61. . "Rationalité, Bien-être, et Economie Normative," tr. J.S. Lenfant, pp. 219-29 of Hubert Brochier, Roger Frydman, Bernard Gazier, and Jérôme Lallement, eds. L'Economie Normative. Paris: Economica, 1997.
  62. . "Theory Appraisal in Neoclassical Economics," Journal of Economic Methodology 4 (1997): 289-96.
  63. . "Introduction," in Roger Backhouse, Daniel Hausman, Uskali Mäki, and Andrea Salanti, eds. Economic Methodology: Crossing Disciplinary Boundaries. London: Macmillan, 1998, pp. xv-xxi (with Uskali Mäki).
  64. . "Comment:Assessing Human Interactions," in Roger Backhouse, Daniel Hausman, Uskali Mäki, and Andrea Salanti, eds. Economic Methodology: Crossing Disciplinary Boundaries. London: Macmillan, 1998, pp. 157-69.
  65. . "The Nature of Economics," Notizie di Politeia 46 (1997): 27-31 (interview).
  66. . "Economics and Ethics," Routledge Encyclopedia of Philosophy. ed. Edward Craig. London: Routledge, 1998, vol. 3, pp. 205-11 (with Michael S. McPherson).
  67. . "Economics, Philosophy of," Routledge Encyclopedia of Philosophy. ed. Edward Craig. London: Routledge, 1998, vol. 3, pp. 211-22.
  68. . "Separateness, Inexactness and Economic Method: A Very Brief Response," Journal of Economic Methodology 5 (1998): 155-6.
  69. . "Rationality and Knavery," in Werner Leinfellner and Eckehart Köhler, eds. Game Theory, Experience, Rationality; Foundations of Social Sciences; Economics and Ethics: In Honor of John C. Harsanyi. Dordrecht: Kluwer, 1998, pp. 67-79.
  70. . "Liberty and its Value," pp. 45-48 of J. F. Laslier, N. Gravel, A Trannoy and M. Fleurbaey, eds. Liberty. Routledge, 1997.
  71. . "Causation, Agency, and Independence," Philosophy of Science 64 (1997): S15-S25.
  72. . "Confirming Mainstream Economic Theory" Theoria 13 (1998): 261-78.
  73. . "Economists' Responses to Anomalies: Full Cost Pricing versus Preference Reversals," in John Davis, ed. New Economics and its History (supplement to volume 29 of History of Political Economy). Durham, NC: Duke University Press, 1988, pp. 255-72 (co-authored with Philippe Mongin).
  74. . "Problems with Realism in Economics," Economics and Philosophy 14 (1998): 185-213.
  75. . "The Faults of Formalism and the Magic of Markets," Critical Review 12 (1998): 127-38.
  76. . "'Ultra-deductivism,' Perfect Knowledge, and the Methodology of Economics," Journal of Economic Methodology 6 (1999): 125-130.
  77. . "The Mathematical Theory of Causation: A Review Article," British Journal for the Philosophy of Science 50 (1999): 151-62.
  78. . "Deterministic Causation of Probabilities," Communication and Cognition 31(1998): 365-90.
  79. . "Incentives and Health Policy: Primary and Secondary Care in the British National Health Service" (joint work with Julian LeGrand), Social Science and Medicine 49(1999): 1299-1307.
  80. . "Ontology and Methodology in Economics," Economics and Philosophy 15 (1999): 283-88.
  81. "Independence, Invariance, and the Causal Markov Condition," (joint work with James Woodward), British Journal for the Philosophy of Science 50 (1999): 521-83.
  82. "Lessons from Quantum Mechanics," Synthese 121 (1999): 79-92.
  83. "Realist Philosophy and Methodology of Economics: What Is It?" Journal of Economic Methodology 7 (2000): 127-33.
  84. "Revealed Preference, Belief, and Game Theory." Economics and Philosophy 16(2000): 99-115.
  85. "The Basic Problems of Economic Methodology," Economies et Sociétés 7 (2000): 147-55.
  86. "In Defense of Two Policy Platitudes," In Macroeconomics and the Real World, vol. 2, Keynesian Economics, Unemployment, and Policy. Ed. Roger Backhouse and Andrea Salanti. Oxford: Oxford University Press, 2000, pp. 269-76.
  87. "Does Economics Need Laws?" published as "Necesita Leyes la Economía?" Argumentos de Razón Técnica 3 (2000): 115-37.
  88. . "Critical Realism and Theories of Open Systems" published as "El Realism Crítico y las Teorías de Sistemas Abiertos." Argumentos de Razón Técnica 3 (2000): 61-92.
  89. . "A New Era for Economic Methodology," Journal of Economic Methodology 8 (2001): 65-68.
  90. ."Tendencies, Laws and the Composition of Economic Causes," Pp. 293-307 of Uskali Mäki, ed. The Economic World View. Studies in the Ontology of Economics. Cambridge: Cambridge University Press, 2001. (Expanded version of #52).
  91. . "Explanation and Diagnosis in Economics," Revue Internationale De Philosophie 55 (2001): 311-26.
  92. . "Health Inequalities and Why They Matter," (coauthored with Yukiko Asada and Thomas Hedemann) Health Care Analysis 10 (2002): 177-91.
  93. . "Trustworthiness and Self-Interest," Journal of Banking and Finance 26 (2002): 1767-83.
  94. . "Philosophy of Economics,"International Encyclopedia of the Social and Behavioral Sciences. Elsevier, 2001, pp. 4159-4165.
  95. . "The Limits to Empirical Ethics," pp. 663-68 of Christopher Murray, Joshua Salomon, Colin Mathers, and Alan Lopez, eds. Summary Measures of Population Health: Concepts, Ethics, Measurements and Applications. Geneva: World Health Organization, 2002.
  96. . "Causality and Counterfactual Analysis," pp. 309-13 of Christopher Murray, Joshua Salomon, Colin Mathers, and Alan Lopez, eds. Summary Measures of Population Health: Concepts, Ethics, Measurements and Applications. Geneva: World Health Organization, 2002.
  97. . "The Limited Moral Arithmetic of Health and Well-Being," pp. 121-27 of Christopher Murray, Joshua Salomon, Colin Mathers, and Alan Lopez, eds. Summary Measures of Population Health: Concepts, Ethics, Measurements and Applications. Geneva: World Health Organization, 2002.
  98. “Philosophy of Economics,” Stanford Encyclopedia of Philosophy; on line at http://plato.stanford.edu/
  99. "Rational Belief and Social Interaction." Behavior and Brain Sciences 26 (2003): 163-64.
  100. “Modularity and the Causal Markov Condition: A Restatement.” British Journal for the Philosophy of Science 55 (2004): 147-61 (co-authored by James Woodward).
  101. "Polling and Public Policy." Kennedy Institute of Ethics Journal. 14(2004): 241-47.
  102. "Philosophical Foundations of Normative Economics," pp. 40-61 of Melvin Ayogu and Don Ross, eds. Development Dilemmas: The Methods and Political Ethics of Growth Policy. New York: Routledge, 2005.
  103. “Filosofia dell’economia,” in Filosofia delle scienze, ed. Nicla Vassallo. Turin: Giulio Einaudi, 2003, pp. 71-97.
  104. "Manipulation and the Causal Markov Condition." Philosophy of Science  71(2004): 846-56 (with James Woodward).
  105. "Testing Game Theory." Journal of Economic Methodology 12(2005): 211-23.
  106. "Sympathy, Commitment, and Preference," Economics and Philosophy  21(2005): 33-50
  107. "Causal Relata: Tokens, Types or Variables." Erkenntnis 62 (2005): 31-51.
  108. "Valuing Health," Philosophy and Public Affairs 34(2006): 246-74.
  109. "Consequentialism, and Preference Formation in Economics and Game Theory," Philosophy 59 Supplement (2006): 111-29.
  110. "Are Health Inequalities Unjust?"  Journal of Political Philosophy 15 (2007): 46-66.
  111. "Third-Party and Group Risks in Research: Can IRBs Address Them?" IRB: Ethics & Human Research 29, no. 3 (2007): 1-5.
  112. "Group Risks, Risks to Groups and Group Engagement in Genetics Research," Kennedy Institute of Ethics Journal 17(2007): 351-69.
  113. "The Philosophical Foundations of Mainstream Normative Economics," The Philosophy of Economics: An Anthology  (3rd edition) (co-authored with Michael McPherson). Cambridge: Cambridge University Press, 2007, pp. ??.
  114. "Valuing Health Properly." Health Economics, Policy and Law (2008), 3: 79–83.
  115. "Protecting Groups from Genetic Research." Bioethics 22 (2008): 157-65.
  116. "Falsification," New Palgrave Dictionary of Economics.
  117. "Theory Appraisal," New Palgrave Dictionary of Economics (joint with Ellery Eells).
  118. "Mindless or Mindful Economics: A Methodological Evaluation," in Andrew Caplin and Andrew Schotter, eds. Handbook of Economic Methodology. Oxford University Press, 2008, pp. 125-51.
  119. "Philosophy of the Social Sciences" (Interview) in Diego Rios and Christoph Schmidt-Petri, eds. Philosophy of the Social Sciences: Five Questions.Roskilde, Denmark: Automatic Press, 2008, pp. 57-67.
  120. "Market Failure, Government Failure, and the Hard Problems of Cooperation." Éthique et économique/Ethics and Economics, 6 (1), 2008. http://ethique-economique.net/
  121. "Laws, Causation, and Economic Methodology," pp. 35-54 of Harold Kincaid and  Don Ross, eds. The Oxford Handbook of Philosophy of Economics. Oxford: Oxford University Press, 2009.
  122. "Fairness and Social Norms," Philosophy of Science 75 (5) (2008): 850-860.
  123. "Experimenting on Markets and the World," Journal of Economic Methodology 15 (2009): 209-16.
  124. "Preference Satisfaction and Welfare Economics," Economics and Philosophy 25 (2009): 1-25 (co-authored with Michael McPherson).
  125. "Benevolence, Justice, Well-Being and the Health Gradient," Public Health Ethics 2009; doi: 10.1093/phe/php024 [electronic journal] 9 pages.
  126. "Rational Preference and Evaluation," Occasion: Interdisciplinary Studies in the Humanities 1, no. 1 (October 15, 2009), http://occasion.stanford.edu/node/21.
  127. "Valuing Health: A New Proposal," Health Economics 19 (2010): 280-96.
  128. "Equality of Autonomy," Ethics 119 (2009): 742-56.
  129. "To Nudge or Not to Nudge," Journal of Political Philosophy 18 (2010): 123-36 (co-authored with Brynn Welch)
  130. "The Philosophy of Economics," pp. 324-55 of Fritz Allhoff, ed. Philosophies of the Sciences. West Sussex: John Wiley & Sons, 2010 (largely a reprint of #98).
  131. “Probabilistic Causality and Causal Generalizations,” pp. 47-63 of Ellery Eells and James Fetzer, eds. The Place of Probability in Science. Boston: Springer, 2010.
  132. “Hedonism and Welfare Economics,” Economics and Philosophy 26 (2010): 321-44.
  133. “Mistakes about Preferences in the Social Sciences.” Philosophy of the Social Sciences 41(2011): 3-25.
  134. “The Inexact and Separate Science of Economics: An Interview.” Erasmus Journal for Philosophy and Economics 4 (2011): 67-82.
  135. “Is an Overdose of Paracetamol Bad for One’s Health?” British Journal for Philosophy of Science. 2011. doi: 10.1093/bjps/axr008.
  136. “A Lockean Argument for Universal Access to Health Care.” Social Philosophy and Policy 28 (2011): 166-91; reprinted in Liberalism and Capitalism, ed. Ellen Frankel Paul, Fred D. Miller, Jr. and Jeffrey Paul. New York: Cambridge University Press, 2011, pp. 166-91.
  137. How Can Irregular Causal Generalizations Guide Practice? Preventive Medicine 53 (2011): 229-31.
  138. “Egalitarianism Reconsidered.” Journal of Moral Philosophy 8 (2011): 567-86 (Co-authored with Matt Sensat Waldren).

REVIEWS:

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  24. of Philip Kitcher, Science, Truth, and Democracy. Ethics 113 (2003): 423-28.
  25. of Russell Hardin, Trust and Trustworthiness. Economics and Philosophy 20 (2004): 240-46.
  26. of Mark Sagoff, Price, Principle, and the Environment. Notre Dame Philosophical Reviews, February 15, 2005: http://ndpr.nd.edu/review.cfm?id=1961
  27. of John Broome, Weighing Lives. Mind 114:718-22.
  28. of Russell Hardin, Indeterminacy and Society. Ethics 116 (2006): 425-28.
  29. "Whither Economics and Philosophy? A Review of The Elgar Companion to Economics and Philosophy," Journal of Economic Methodology 13 (2006): 507-21.
  30. "Review of Causation, Physics, and the Constitution of Reality: Russell's Republic Revisited. Edited by Huw Price and Richard Corry," in Studies in the History and Philosophy of Physics 39 (2008): 231-33.
  31. "Review of Mill's On Liberty: A Critical Guide," Notre Dame Philosophical Reviews, http://ndpr.nd.edu .
  32. of Shlomi Segall, Health, Luck and Justice. Economics and Philosophy 27 (2011): 190-98.

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