Aug 12, 2019
Economists like to say they’re immune from ideological influence. Our research shows the opposite.
Aug 7, 2019
Progressive movements can and should push for pluralism in economics
Jul 16, 2019
The Chicago School has long used bankrupt assumptions to strangle antitrust policy
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The Chicago School has long used bankrupt assumptions to strangle antitrust policy.
Jul 1, 2019
The idea that businesses are run to maximize profits for shareholders is just plain wrong, says William Lazonick
Jun 24, 2019
By promoting unrealisitc models, economists have become part of problem rather than the solution
Apr 17, 2019
Dani Rodrik says that when ideas become conventional wisdom, we are blind to their limitations
Apr 15, 2019
Excellence and Conformity in Economics: how to set the incentives straight
Mar 22, 2019
INET talks to Jayati Ghosh and Marina Della Giusta
Mar 12, 2019
Economists should stop pretending to be scientists and go back to the core of the discipline—as a field of inquiry and way of thinking
Mar 11, 2019
As young scholars, we have formulated a new plan for fostering diversity in both identity and scholarly thinking in economics—preconditions for academic rigor.
Mar 8, 2019
INET talks to Alicia Bárcena Ibarra, Claudia Goldin, and Maria Cristina Marcuzzo
Mar 1, 2019
The field of economics is aggressively sexist and biased against new and unconventional ideas. Revelations about gender and ethnic discrimination show the need to reorient the whole system toward more freedom, respect, openness, and pluralism. But how?