Epistemology of the Economy: Comments from Robert Nozick


  • MPRA Paper


  • In this paper we have presented arguments for simplicity as epistemological criterion of economic research. In particular, have been important aspects that show how the tradition of the theory, to make principle simplicity to represent many empirical data of experience or information, was one of the goals set by the fathers of the discipline: Adam Smith, John Stuart Mill, and Jeremy Bentham.

fecha de publicación

  • 2010-04

Líneas de investigación

  • Economy Theory
  • Epistemology
  • History of Economy
  • Public Election
  • Robert Nozick


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