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Of Talk, Economics, Love and Innovation


Ross B. Emmett


Michigan State University - James Madison College; PERC - Property and Environment Research Center

March 7, 2012

Journal of Socio-Economics, 41.6 (December 2012), pp. 783-86

Abstract:     
Few economists speak of talk in considering human interaction. Deirdre McCloskey is one who does. The paper considers what it means to take talk seriously, its connection to moral philosophy, and to innovation.

Number of Pages in PDF File: 14

Keywords: McCloskey, talk, discussion, innovation, Frank Knight, Elinor Ostrom, morality, rhetoric, Knightian uncertainty

JEL Classification: A13, N00, O00, B31, B40

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Date posted: October 25, 2012 ; Last revised: August 8, 2013

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Emmett, Ross B., Of Talk, Economics, Love and Innovation (March 7, 2012). Journal of Socio-Economics, 41.6 (December 2012), pp. 783-86 . Available at SSRN: http://ssrn.com/abstract=2165803

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Ross B. Emmett (Contact Author)
Michigan State University - James Madison College ( email )
South Case Hall
East Lansing, MI 48825-1205
United States
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HOME PAGE: http://www.msu.edu/~emmettr/
PERC - Property and Environment Research Center
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