Transforming Homo Economicus

4th Workshop

16 June 2023

ENS Paris-Saclay

We will meet in the Room 2E30 at ENS Paris-Saclay.

Welcome: 10 a.m. – 10:30 a.m.

coffee, tea and viennoiserie

Session One: 10:30 a.m. – 11:20 a.m.

Matilde Ciolli (Fondazione Luigi Einaudi) – The Artificial Order of the Market: Morals, Nature and Family in U.S. Neoliberal Theories between 1970s and 1980s

Session Two: 11:30 a.m. – 12:20 a.m.

Greg Morgan (University of St Andrews) – Valuing Geographers in British Academia, 1960–1990

Lunch: 12:20 p.m. – 2 p.m.

Session Three: 2:00 p.m. – 2:50 p.m.

Jean-Baptiste Fleury (Sorbonne Université) & Alain Marciano (University of Montpellier (MRE) and THEMA Cy University) – How Economics Became a Science of Discipline

Session Four: 3:00 p.m. – 3:50 p.m.

Jamie Cohen-Cole (George Washington University) – Lawrence Summers, Psychology, and Battles over Measuring Scientific Merit

Session Five: 4:10 p.m. – 5:00 p.m.

Jefferson Pooley (Muhlenberg College) –
The Struggle over Project TROY’s Successor: Economists and Other Social Scientists at MIT’s Center for International Studies