Articles and analyses from the INET community on the key economic questions of our time.


ASSA Meetings: a Showcase for the History of Economics?

Jan 20, 2013

Economists and historians of economics have related differently over time, and the past of the discipline has then served for varied purposes.


Pleasure, Happiness and Fulfillment: The Trouble With Utility

Nov 3, 2012

For nineteenthth century figures such as Bentham and Jevons, the concept of utility was associated with satisfaction or pleasure experienced.


To teach or not to teach economics with The Wire?

Nov 1, 2012

So, my new students’ training is essentially about understanding urban “territories” and “societies” through fieldwork. And my contribution is, supposedly, to highlight the economic dimension of all this.