Economic thinking is in crisis. New frameworks are needed to guide our thinking. New approaches are being developed, but efforts are fragmented and need to be brought together if we hope to piece together a paradigm. On October 19-22, 2016, at the Central European University in Budapest, the Young Scholars Initiative (YSI) will hold its first plenary, under the title “Piecing Together a Paradigm”. View details
Overcoming intellectual divides
We have 21 Working Groups designed to foster a deeper understanding of economics.
The YSI working group questions the appropriateness and relevance of the assumptions made in modern micro and rational choice theory and discusses how to move beyond them. Read more