Current Readings

Spring 2019 - Humanomics

Vernon Smith and Bart Wilson (2019) Humanomics: Moral Sentiments and the Wealth of Nations for the Twenty-First Century Cambridge University Press

Ryan Patrick Hanley (2011) "David Hume and the "Politics of Humanity""

Elinor Ostrom (2000) "Collective Action and the Evolution of Social Norms"

Ernst Fehr and Urs Fishbacher (2004) "Social Norms and Human Cooperation"

Adam Smith (1795) History of Astronomy

Pope Francis (2016) "Laudato Si" (selections)

James Konow (2009) "Is Fairness in the Eyes of the Beholder?: An Impartial Spectator Analysis of Justice"

Robert Axelrod (1986) "An Evolutionary Approach to Norms"

Joel Mokyr (2000) Culture of Growth: Chapter 9: Cultural Choice in Action: Human Capital and Religion

Edward Glaeser, David Laibson, Jose Scheinkman, and Christine Soutter (2000) "Measuring Trust"

Vernon Smith (2003) "Constructivist and Ecological Rationality in Economics"

Symposium on April 12 and 13