Philosophy of Economics

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Original languageEnglish (US)
Title of host publicationPhilosophies of the Sciences
Subtitle of host publicationA Guide
PublisherWiley-Blackwell
Pages324-355
Number of pages32
ISBN (Print)9781405199957
DOIs
StatePublished - Jan 15 2010
Externally publishedYes

All Science Journal Classification (ASJC) codes

  • General Arts and Humanities

Keywords

  • Economics and philosophy of economics
  • Epistemological and ontological issues concerning economics
  • Karl Popper's philosophy of science - falsificationist methodology
  • Method a posteriori - method of direct experience
  • Microeconomics focusing on relations among individuals
  • Philosophy of economics
  • Philosophy of economics - inquiries concerning rational choice
  • Questions of methodology, rationality, ethics, and normative social and political philosophy
  • Six central methodological problems
  • Validity and reliability of methods

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