Carsten Herrmann-Pillath

Max Weber Center for Advanced Cultural and Social Studies

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1.

Social Capital and Networks: A Proposal for Conceptual Integration

Number of pages: 34 Posted: 04 Dec 2006
Carsten Herrmann-Pillath
Max Weber Center for Advanced Cultural and Social Studies
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Abstract:

social capital, networks, triads, club goods, positive externalities and cognition

2.

China's Path-Dependent Transition: Culture Mediating between Market and Socialism

MARKET AND SOCIALISM IN THE LIGHT OF THE EXPERIENCES OF CHINA AND VIETNAM, INTERNATIONAL ECONOMIC ASSOCIATION CONFERENCE, Vol. 146, pp. 110-134, Janos Kornai and Qian Yingyi, ed., London: Palgrave
Number of pages: 28 Posted: 11 Dec 2006 Last Revised: 13 Nov 2011
Carsten Herrmann-Pillath
Max Weber Center for Advanced Cultural and Social Studies
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Citation 3

Abstract:

path-dependence, culture, property rights in economic transition, gradualism (all China)

3.

The Evolution of Regional Disparities in China, 1993-2003: A Multi-Level Decomposition analysis

Number of pages: 42 Posted: 04 Dec 2006
Carsten Herrmann-Pillath, Sheng Zhaohan, Jiangu Du, Tiaojun Xiao, Kai Li and Jiancheng Pan
Max Weber Center for Advanced Cultural and Social Studies, Nanjing University - School of Management Science and Engineering, Nanjing University - School of Management Science and Engineering, Nanjing University, State Information Center, State Council of PRC and National Bureau of Statistics of PRC
Downloads 398 (57,845)

Abstract:

Regional economic development, China, decomposition analysis, inter- and intraregional inequality

4.

Adam Smith and Confucius: A Tour D'Horizon Towards a Transcultural Foundation of Institutions

Fudan Journal of the Humanities and Social Sciences, Vol. 3, No. 3, pp. 91-126, 2010
Number of pages: 27 Posted: 28 Feb 2007 Last Revised: 13 Nov 2011
Carsten Herrmann-Pillath
Max Weber Center for Advanced Cultural and Social Studies
Downloads 386 (58,029)
Citation 1

Abstract:

Adam Smith, Theory of Moral Sentiments, behavioral and experimental economics, institutional convergence in the global economy, cultural embeddedness of economics, Confucianism

5.

Social Capital, Chinese Style: Individualism, Relational Collectivism and the Cultural Embeddedness of the Institutions-Performance Link

The China Economic Journal, Vol. 2, No. 3, pp. 325 - 350, 2009
Number of pages: 27 Posted: 04 Oct 2009 Last Revised: 25 Jul 2010
Carsten Herrmann-Pillath
Max Weber Center for Advanced Cultural and Social Studies
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Citation 4

Abstract:

Social capital, China, guanxi, collectivism and individualism, culture and emotions

6.

Evolutionary Rationality, 'Homo Economicus', and the Foundations of Social Order

Journal of Social and Evolutionary Systems, Vol. 17, Vol. 1, pp. 41-70, 1994
Number of pages: 28 Posted: 11 Dec 2006
Carsten Herrmann-Pillath
Max Weber Center for Advanced Cultural and Social Studies
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Citation 2

Abstract:

paradoxes and anomalies in game experiments, Hayeks's theory of group selection, power and utility, evolutionary accounts of human behavior, social affectivity and social order, power in society

7.

An Evolutionary Approach to Endogenous Political Constraints on Transition in China

Number of pages: 17 Posted: 30 Nov 2006
Carsten Herrmann-Pillath
Max Weber Center for Advanced Cultural and Social Studies
Downloads 251 (97,481)

Abstract:

Transition in China, evolutionary political economy, strategic groups, cognitive models, political entrepreneurship, case studies on transition

8.

The Brain, Its Sensory Order, and the Evolutionary Concept of Mind: On Hayek's Contribution to Evolutionary Epistemology

Journal for Social and Biological Structures, Vol. 15, No. 2, pp. 145-187, 1992
Number of pages: 22 Posted: 10 Dec 2006
Carsten Herrmann-Pillath
Max Weber Center for Advanced Cultural and Social Studies
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Citation 5

Abstract:

Sensory Order, Hayek versus Popper, non-falsificationist theory evolution, naturalization of structuralist theory of science, probabilities and propensities

9.

Diversity: Managing the Open Corporation

Number of pages: 17 Posted: 23 Dec 2006
Carsten Herrmann-Pillath
Max Weber Center for Advanced Cultural and Social Studies
Downloads 238 (98,245)

Abstract:

diversity management, Karl Popper, open vs. closed corporation, network management, entrepreneurship, multiple career manegement, stakeholder management, applied evolutionary epistemology

10.

How to Research Complex Systems: A Methodologial Comparison of 'ORDO-Liberalism' and 'Regulation Theory'

INSTITUTIONAL ECONOMICS IN FRANCE AND GERMANY, REIHE ECONOMICS AND PHILOSOPHY, A. Labrousse, J. D. Weisz, pp. 272-301, Springer, 2000
Number of pages: 28 Posted: 11 Dec 2006
Carsten Herrmann-Pillath
Max Weber Center for Advanced Cultural and Social Studies
Downloads 234 (100,353)

Abstract:

regulation theory, theory of order, complex systems, adaptive efficiency, institutional change, taxonomy of economic systems

11.

On the Ontological Foundations of Evolutionary Economics

EVOLUTIONARY ECONOMICS - PROGRAM AND SCOPE, Kurt Dopfer, eds., pp. 89-139, Boston/Dordrecht/London: Kluwer A-cademic Publishers, 2001
Number of pages: 27 Posted: 21 Dec 2006
Carsten Herrmann-Pillath
Max Weber Center for Advanced Cultural and Social Studies
Downloads 215 (112,261)
Citation 2

Abstract:

ontology of economics, bimodal ontology, open systems, theory of mind, phenomenological laws and history, energy and information

12.

Neuroeconomics, Naturalism, and Language

Number of pages: 31 Posted: 12 Dec 2007 Last Revised: 17 Jun 2008
Carsten Herrmann-Pillath
Max Weber Center for Advanced Cultural and Social Studies
Downloads 212 (113,270)

Abstract:

naturalism, neuroeconomics, individual identity, language and economics, naturalistic theory of social interaction

13.

China's Transition to the Market: A Paradox of Transformation and Its Institutionalist Solution

THE POLITICAL ECONOMY OF TRANSFORMATION, H. J. Wagener, ed., pp. 209-241, Physica, 1994
Number of pages: 18 Posted: 11 Dec 2006
Carsten Herrmann-Pillath
Max Weber Center for Advanced Cultural and Social Studies
Downloads 212 (113,789)
Citation 3

Abstract:

China transition to market economy, political entrepreneurship, regional property rights, involution

14.

Hegel’s 'Objective Spirit' and its Contemporary Relevance for the Philosophy of Economics

Higher School of Economics Research Paper No. WP BRP 05/HUM/2012
Number of pages: 27 Posted: 10 May 2012
Ivan Boldyrev and Carsten Herrmann-Pillath
National Research University Higher School of Economics and Max Weber Center for Advanced Cultural and Social Studies
Downloads 208 (98,680)

Abstract:

Hegel, performativity, extended mind, recognition, institutional economics, preferences

15.

The Naturalistic Turn in Economics

Number of pages: 16 Posted: 07 Aug 2007
Carsten Herrmann-Pillath
Max Weber Center for Advanced Cultural and Social Studies
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Citation 1

Abstract:

naturalism, causation in economics, neuroeconomics, behavioral economics, realism, social ontology, co-evolution

16.

International Market Access Rights: Introducing a - New - Institutional Economics Approach to International Trade Policy

Journal of Institutional and Theoretical Economics, Forthcoming
Number of pages: 38 Posted: 30 Nov 2006
Carsten Herrmann-Pillath
Max Weber Center for Advanced Cultural and Social Studies
Downloads 178 (139,046)

Abstract:

International economic organization, regulation of market access, WTO as a market for market access rights, power balances among nations

17.

The Concept of Information and the Problem of Holism Vs. Atomism in Biological and Economic Uses of Universal Darwinism

Number of pages: 23 Posted: 26 Aug 2007
Carsten Herrmann-Pillath
Max Weber Center for Advanced Cultural and Social Studies
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Citation 1

Abstract:

Neo-Darwinism in economics, replicator/interactor, developmental systems, macroevolution, parity thesis in information theory, routines as genes, economic taxonomy

18.

A Darwinian Framework for the Economic Analysis of Institutional Change in History

Journal of Social and Biological Structures, Vol. 14, No. 2, pp. 127-148, 1991
Number of pages: 22 Posted: 11 Dec 2006
Carsten Herrmann-Pillath
Max Weber Center for Advanced Cultural and Social Studies
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Citation 1

Abstract:

Northian theory of institutional change, adaptive efficiency, evolution of the state, hierarchical selection, unintended effects, ecology and global efficiency, power structures

19.

A ‘Third Culture’ in Economics? An Essay on Smith, Confucius and the Rise of China

Number of pages: 30 Posted: 11 Feb 2011
Carsten Herrmann-Pillath
Max Weber Center for Advanced Cultural and Social Studies
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Abstract:

Confucianism, Adam Smith, physiocracy, collectivism and individualism, social relations in China, morality, economy of Imperial China

20.

Outline of a Darwinian Theory of Money

Number of pages: 24 Posted: 06 Sep 2009
Carsten Herrmann-Pillath
Max Weber Center for Advanced Cultural and Social Studies
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Abstract:

Money emotions, Searle’s theory of institutions, conceptual blending, emergence of money, neuronal Darwinism

21.

What Have We Learnt from Twenty Years of Economic Research into Culture?

International Journal of Cultural Studies, Vol. 13, No. 4, pp. 317-335
Number of pages: 23 Posted: 17 Oct 2009 Last Revised: 25 Jul 2010
Carsten Herrmann-Pillath
Max Weber Center for Advanced Cultural and Social Studies
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Citation 3

Abstract:

Culture in economics, uncertainty and culture, identity economics

22.

The Naturalistic Turn in Economics: Implications for the Theory of Finance

Number of pages: 29 Posted: 26 Oct 2008
Carsten Herrmann-Pillath
Max Weber Center for Advanced Cultural and Social Studies
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Citation 1

Abstract:

naturalism, causation in economics, neuroeconomics, behavioral finance, social ontology, sociology of finance

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On Power as a Unifying Concept in a Naturalistic Foundation of the Social Sciences

Number of pages: 45 Posted: 11 Dec 2006
Carsten Herrmann-Pillath
Max Weber Center for Advanced Cultural and Social Studies
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Citation 1

Abstract:

utility theory, power, signal selection, unification of human sciences

24.

A Neurolinguistic Approach to Performativity in Economics

Journal of Economic Methodology, Vol. 17, No. 3, pp. 241-260
Number of pages: 33 Posted: 04 Jun 2009 Last Revised: 13 Nov 2011
Carsten Herrmann-Pillath
Max Weber Center for Advanced Cultural and Social Studies
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Citation 4

Abstract:

Searle’s theory of institutions, financial markets, emergence of novelty, conceptual blending, neural theory of metaphor

25.

Performing Comparative Advantage: The Case of the Global Coffee Business

Number of pages: 38 Posted: 02 Jun 2011
Carsten Herrmann-Pillath and Pierpaolo Andriani
Max Weber Center for Advanced Cultural and Social Studies and Durham University - Business School
Downloads 131 (151,115)
Citation 1

Abstract:

comparative advantage, trading, transactional regimes, performativity, coffee

26.

Naturalism: Audacious Thoughts on the Consilience of Physics, Biology and Economics

Number of pages: 32 Posted: 29 May 2007
Carsten Herrmann-Pillath
Max Weber Center for Advanced Cultural and Social Studies
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Abstract:

ontology, naturalism, Gödel theorem, singularity and randomness, growth of entropy and order, energy and information growth, convergence of Naturwissenschaften and Geisteswissenschaften

27.

Why There is No Such Thing Like Transaction Costs, After All

Number of pages: 21 Posted: 04 Dec 2006
Carsten Herrmann-Pillath
Max Weber Center for Advanced Cultural and Social Studies
Downloads 127 (174,950)
Citation 1

Abstract:

transaction costs, arbitrage, entrepreneurship, capabilities

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Rethinking Evolution, Entropy and Economics: A Triadic Conceptual Framework for the Maximum Entropy Principle as Applied on the Growth of Knowledge

Number of pages: 32 Posted: 18 Jun 2010
Carsten Herrmann-Pillath
Max Weber Center for Advanced Cultural and Social Studies
Downloads 119 (165,248)

Abstract:

Peirce, Georgescu-Roegen, maximum entropy, maximum power, natural selection, semeiosis, physical inference devices, economic growth, useful work

29.

Reflexivity as a Source of Paradox in Political Economy: Analysis and Consequences for Economic Methodology

Number of pages: 23 Posted: 30 Nov 2006
Carsten Herrmann-Pillath
Max Weber Center for Advanced Cultural and Social Studies
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Abstract:

Reflexivity in economic concepts, paradoxes in the political economy of international trade,emergence of new theories, nested theories in institutional analysis

30.

Making Sense of Institutional Change in China: The Cultural Dimension of Economic Growth and Modernization

Number of pages: 31 Posted: 13 Nov 2011
Carsten Herrmann-Pillath
Max Weber Center for Advanced Cultural and Social Studies
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Abstract:

Aoki, culture and the economy, emics/etics, guanxi, relational collectivism, central/local relations in China, social learning, modernization

31.

Transactional Innovation and the De-Commoditization of the Brazilian Coffee Trade

Number of pages: 34 Posted: 15 Mar 2011
Pierpaolo Andriani and Carsten Herrmann-Pillath
Durham University - Business School and Max Weber Center for Advanced Cultural and Social Studies
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Citation 1

Abstract:

trade costs, trade in tasks, transactional regime, entrepreneurship in international trade, coffee, illycaffè

32.

New Knowledge as Creation: Notes When Reading Nietzsche on Evolution, Power and Knowledge

Journal of Social and Evolutionary Systems, Vol. 16, No. 1, pp. 25-44, 1993
Number of pages: 12 Posted: 11 Dec 2006
Carsten Herrmann-Pillath
Max Weber Center for Advanced Cultural and Social Studies
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Citation 1

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Handicap principle, non-adaptationist evolutionary epistemology, Nietzsche, creativity of knowledge

33.

A General Refutation of the Law of One Price as Empirical Hypothesis

Jahrbücher für Nationalökonomie und Statistik, Vol. 221, No. 1, pp. 45-67, 2001,
Number of pages: 28 Posted: 04 Dec 2006
Carsten Herrmann-Pillath
Max Weber Center for Advanced Cultural and Social Studies
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Citation 2

Abstract:

arbitrage, law of one price, integration, non-traded goods and services, distributed local knowledge, entrepreneurship

34.

Elements of a Neo-Veblenian Theory of the Individual

Journal of Economic Issues, Vol. XLIII, No. 1, pp. 189-214. 2009
Number of pages: 20 Posted: 01 Oct 2007 Last Revised: 13 Nov 2011
Carsten Herrmann-Pillath
Max Weber Center for Advanced Cultural and Social Studies
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Citation 2

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neuroeconomics, modularity of the brain, neural darwinism, identity, extended brain, collective intentionality, emotions and institutions

35.

Strange Notes on Modern Statistics and Traditional Popular Religion in China

STRANGE NOTES ON MODERN STATISTICS AND TRADITIONAL POPULAR RELIGION IN CHINA: FURTHER REFLECTIONS ON THE IMPORTANCE OF SINOLOGY FOR SOCIAL SCIENCE AS APPLIED TO CHINA, L. Mende, M. Von Siebert, eds., pp. 171-189, Harrassowitz Verlag, 2000
Number of pages: 14 Posted: 21 Dec 2006
Carsten Herrmann-Pillath
Max Weber Center for Advanced Cultural and Social Studies
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Citation 1

Abstract:

administration of statistics in China, cultural framework of handling symbols, heterodoxy and orthopraxy in traditional religion, localized belief systems

36.

Indeterminacy in International Trade: Methodological Reflections on the Impact of Non-Economic Determinants on the Direction of Trade and Absolute Advantage

Aussenwirtschaft - Swiss Review of International Economic Relations, Vol. 55, pp. 251-289, 2000
Number of pages: 52 Posted: 07 Dec 2006
Carsten Herrmann-Pillath
Max Weber Center for Advanced Cultural and Social Studies
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Citation 1

Abstract:

direction of international trade, integration, absolute advantage, interdisciplinary approaches to trade

Deducing Principles of Economics from Ontological Constraints on Information

Number of pages: 9 Posted: 16 Nov 2007
Carsten Herrmann-Pillath
Max Weber Center for Advanced Cultural and Social Studies
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Abstract:

Institutionalist views on technological progress, information as physical phenomenon, rule - based approach to knowledge, phylogenetic constraints on mind, handicap principle in evolution

Deducing Principles of Economics from Ontological Constraints on Information

Journal of Economic Issues, Vol. 32, pp. 317-326, 2008
Posted: 16 Jun 2008
Carsten Herrmann-Pillath
Max Weber Center for Advanced Cultural and Social Studies

Abstract:

Institutionalist views on technological progress, information as physical phenomenon, rule - based approach to knowledge, phylogenetic constraints on mind, handicap principle in evolution

38.

Entropy, Function and Evolution: Naturalizing Peircian Semiosis

Entropy, Vol. 12, pp. 197-242, 2010
Number of pages: 46 Posted: 06 Dec 2009 Last Revised: 25 Jul 2010
Carsten Herrmann-Pillath
Max Weber Center for Advanced Cultural and Social Studies
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Abstract:

information, functions, Jaynes’ approach to entropy, observer relativity, maximum entropy production, evolution of functions, Peirce’s concept of semiosis, semiosphere

39.

The Divergence of Institutional Change as a Style-Theoretic Phenomenon

Number of pages: 24 Posted: 30 Nov 2006
Carsten Herrmann-Pillath
Max Weber Center for Advanced Cultural and Social Studies
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Abstract:

economic style, divergence, cognitive path-dependence, ideas and institutions, typologies of economic systems

40.

The Evolutionary Approach to Entropy: Reconciling Georgescu-Roegen's Natural Philosophy with the Maximum Entropy Framework

Ecological Economics, Vol. 70, 2011
Number of pages: 21 Posted: 09 Apr 2010 Last Revised: 13 Nov 2011
Carsten Herrmann-Pillath
Max Weber Center for Advanced Cultural and Social Studies
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Citation 2

Abstract:

Georgescu-Roegen, maximum entropy, observer relativity, time, hierarchical evolutionary systems, natural selection, physical concepts of information

41.

State and Market Integration in China: A Spatial Econometrics Approach to ‘Local Protectionism’

Number of pages: 41 Posted: 09 Feb 2010
Carsten Herrmann-Pillath, Alexander Libman and Xiaofan Yu
Max Weber Center for Advanced Cultural and Social Studies, Frankfurt School of Finance and Management and affiliation not provided to SSRN
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Abstract:

domestic market integration in China, local protectionism, spatial econometrics, growth spillovers, expenditure spillovers, cellularity

42.

The Evolutionary Perspective on Institutional Divergence and Competitive Advantage

SYSTEMIC CHANGE IN THE JAPANESE AND GERMAN ECONOMIES: CONVERGENCE AND DIFFERENTATION AS A DUAL CHALLENGE, Werner Pascha, ed., pp. 51-84, RoutledgeCurzon, 2004
Number of pages: 16 Posted: 22 Dec 2006
Carsten Herrmann-Pillath
Max Weber Center for Advanced Cultural and Social Studies
Downloads 82 (243,051)

Abstract:

institutional convergence versus divergence, institutional competition, institutional diversity and comparative advantage, social capital, modular production functions

43.

Institutions, Distributed Cognition and Agency: Rule-Following as Performative Action

Number of pages: 24 Posted: 23 Jan 2011
Carsten Herrmann-Pillath
Max Weber Center for Advanced Cultural and Social Studies
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Citation 2

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Aoki’s Concept of Substantive Institutions, Searle, Collective Intentionality, Emotions, Imitation, Performativity, Sign Systems

44.

Market Integration, Politics and Culture: The Spatial Reach of Markets in Hyper-Growth China

Number of pages: 53 Posted: 22 Jun 2011
Carsten Herrmann-Pillath, Alexander Libman and Xiaofan Yu
Max Weber Center for Advanced Cultural and Social Studies, Frankfurt School of Finance and Management and affiliation not provided to SSRN
Downloads 66 (283,554)
Citation 1

Abstract:

growth spillovers, border effects, culture and economic integration, China, local protectionism, spatial econometrics

45.

Georg Simmel's Theory of Money and its Relevance for Current Neuroeconomics and Psychology

Annual Neuropsychoeconomics Conference, May 30 2014, Munich
Number of pages: 22 Posted: 15 May 2014
Carsten Herrmann-Pillath
Max Weber Center for Advanced Cultural and Social Studies
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Abstract:

neuroeconomic methodology; money; Simmel; molar explanations; money and somatic markers

46.

Distributed Cognition and Consumer Choice: Plugging Semiotics into Neuroeconomics

Number of pages: 46 Posted: 22 Jun 2011
Carsten Herrmann-Pillath
Max Weber Center for Advanced Cultural and Social Studies
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Abstract:

neuroeconomics, semiotics, dual selves, distributed cognition, consumption disorders, addiction

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Downloads 62 (292,897)
Citation 2

Deliberative Trade Policy

Number of pages: 40 Posted: 30 Nov 2006
Carsten Herrmann-Pillath
Max Weber Center for Advanced Cultural and Social Studies
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Citation 2

Abstract:

trade policy, political communication, language and economics, signaling

Deliberative Trade Policy

Evolutionary and Institutional Economics Review, Vol. 3, No. 2, 2007
Posted: 11 Dec 2006
Carsten Herrmann-Pillath
Max Weber Center for Advanced Cultural and Social Studies

Abstract:

trade policy, political communication, language and economics, signaling

48.

Are Human Rights and Economic Well-Being Substitutes? Evidence from Migration Patterns Across the Indian States

Number of pages: 75 Posted: 12 Jan 2012 Last Revised: 01 Sep 2013
Alexander Libman, Carsten Herrmann-Pillath and Gaurav Yadav
Ludwig Maximilians University of Munich, Max Weber Center for Advanced Cultural and Social Studies and affiliation not provided to SSRN
Downloads 61 (279,047)
Citation 1

Abstract:

democracy, human rights, economic well-being, Indian states, migration

49.

Naturalizing Institutions: Evolutionary Principles and Application on the Case of Money

Number of pages: 45 Posted: 17 Nov 2011
Carsten Herrmann-Pillath
Max Weber Center for Advanced Cultural and Social Studies
Downloads 61 (281,264)

Abstract:

generalized Darwinism, institutions, replicator/interactor, Searle, Aoki, naturalism, memes, emotions, money

50.

Meaning and Function in the Theory of Consumer Choice: Dual Selves in Evolving Networks

Number of pages: 34 Posted: 29 Oct 2010
Carsten Herrmann-Pillath
Max Weber Center for Advanced Cultural and Social Studies
Downloads 60 (241,245)

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consumer choice, biosemiotics, dual selves, networks, signal selection

51.

Performativity of Economic Systems: Approach and Implications for Taxonomy

Number of pages: 30 Posted: 19 Jun 2012
Carsten Herrmann-Pillath
Max Weber Center for Advanced Cultural and Social Studies
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performativity, distributed cognition, status functions, taxonomy of economic systems, financial capitalism

52.

Moral Sentiments, Institutions, and Civil Society: Exploiting Family Resemblances between Smith and Hegel to Resolve Some Conceptual Issues in Sen’s Recent Contributions to the Theory of Justice

Number of pages: 27 Posted: 19 Jun 2012
Ivan Boldyrev and Carsten Herrmann-Pillath
National Research University Higher School of Economics and Max Weber Center for Advanced Cultural and Social Studies
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Abstract:

theory of moral sentiments, Sen, Hegel, recognition, civil society, associations, public discourse

53.

The Transformative Potential of Fragmented Authoritarianism: The Future of Capitalism and Democracy in China

Conference ‘Autocracy and market economy: The transformation in Eastern Europe and East Asia in Comparison’, Vienna University, May 15-16, 2014,
Number of pages: 23 Posted: 15 May 2014
Carsten Herrmann-Pillath
Max Weber Center for Advanced Cultural and Social Studies
Downloads 50 (268,231)

Abstract:

market transition in China; fragmented authoritarianism; local state; state-building; urbanization; civil society

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Revisiting the Gaia Hypothesis: Maximum Entropy, Kauffman’s ‘Fourth Law’ and Physiosemeiosis

Number of pages: 41 Posted: 20 Feb 2011
Carsten Herrmann-Pillath
Max Weber Center for Advanced Cultural and Social Studies
Downloads 40 (333,721)

Abstract:

Gaia, non-equilibrium systems, Fourth Law, work, Peirce, triadism, hierarchy, economic growth

55.

Leadership, Deliberative Trade Policy, and Civil Society: The Hegelian Approach

Number of pages: 33 Posted: 30 Nov 2013
Carsten Herrmann-Pillath
Max Weber Center for Advanced Cultural and Social Studies
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Abstract:

Hegel and international relations; hegemonial theory; free trade; civil society; deliberation; GMO

56.

Are the Chinese ‘Collectivists’? Critical Reflections on a Conundrum in Understanding Chinese Culture

Number of pages: 28 Posted: 07 Apr 2015
Carsten Herrmann-Pillath
Max Weber Center for Advanced Cultural and Social Studies
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Chinese values, collectivism, dimensions of culture, Fei Xiaotong, field dependence, guanxi, modularization and cultural cognition

57.

Externalities, Complexity and Justice: Exploring the New Paradigm of ‘Deliberative Trade Policy’ – With a Case Study of TRIPS

Number of pages: 44 Posted: 07 Apr 2015
Carsten Herrmann-Pillath
Max Weber Center for Advanced Cultural and Social Studies
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Abstract:

International trade policy, justice vs. efficiency in trade policy, Amartya Sen, Hegel, TRIPS

58.

Religious Individualization in China: A Two-Modal Approach

Number of pages: 24 Posted: 25 May 2017
Carsten Herrmann-Pillath
Max Weber Center for Advanced Cultural and Social Studies
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religious individualization; reflexive individualization; Chinese popular religion; market exchange; gift exchange

59.

After Growth: Rethinking the Role of the Economy in Japanese Society and Culture

Introductory paper presented at the second annual meeting of the ‘Deutsch-Japanische Studiengruppe: "Tradition und Wandel im ostasiatischen Kontext", Werner Reimers Stiftung, Bad Homburg, March 9./10, 2017: Nach der Nachkriegszeit – Politik und Gesellschaft in Japan,
Number of pages: 13 Posted: 06 Apr 2017
Carsten Herrmann-Pillath
Max Weber Center for Advanced Cultural and Social Studies
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Japan; de-growth; aging; social welfare; value change

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Property, Power, and Revolution in Russia, 1917-2017: Institutional Transformations in the ‘Longue Durée’

Number of pages: 25 Posted: 06 Apr 2017
Carsten Herrmann-Pillath
Max Weber Center for Advanced Cultural and Social Studies
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Russia; property; governmentality; biopolitics; state capacity; biopolitics and growth; neo-patrimonialism; limited access orders; state capitalism

61.

Ritual and Property: Theorizing a Chinese Case

Man and the Economy, DOI 10.1515/me-2017-0004
Number of pages: 25 Posted: 06 Apr 2017
Carsten Herrmann-Pillath and Man Guo
Max Weber Center for Advanced Cultural and Social Studies and Harbin Institute of Technology
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Ritual, informal institutions, Shenzhen, Chinese lineages, land property rights, shareholding cooperatives, popular religion

62.

Creating Social Ontology: On the Performative Nature of Economic Experiments

Number of pages: 24 Posted: 29 Aug 2016
Carsten Herrmann-Pillath
Max Weber Center for Advanced Cultural and Social Studies
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Performativity of Economic Experiments; Money Priming; Agential Realism; Niels Bohr; Principle of Complementarity; Social Preferences

63.

Performativity, Performance and Politics: Towards an Evolutionary Taxonomy of Economic Systems

Number of pages: 28 Posted: 24 Aug 2016
Carsten Herrmann-Pillath
Max Weber Center for Advanced Cultural and Social Studies
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Abstract:

taxonomy of economic systems, institutional evolution, China, property rights

64.

Institutional Naturalism: Reflections on Masahiko Aoki's Contribution to Institutional Economics

Number of pages: 26 Posted: 05 Feb 2016
Carsten Herrmann-Pillath
Max Weber Center for Advanced Cultural and Social Studies
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institutions, Aoki, Searle, distributed cognition, performativity, social ontology, identity and agency, money

65.

Constitutive Explanations as a Methodological Framework for Integrating Thermodynamics and Economics

Number of pages: 19 Posted: 05 Feb 2016
Carsten Herrmann-Pillath
Max Weber Center for Advanced Cultural and Social Studies
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constitutive explanations; causal mechanisms; energy and growth; rebound effect; urbanization

66.

Performative Mechanisms

Forthcoming: Ivan Boldyrev, Ekaterina Svetlova, eds., Enacting Dismal Science: New Perspectives on the Performativity of Economics, Palgrave McMillan
Number of pages: 43 Posted: 28 Oct 2015
Carsten Herrmann-Pillath
Max Weber Center for Advanced Cultural and Social Studies
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Abstract:

constitutive explanations; performativity; framing; incentive systems; corporate governance

67.

Foundations of Evolutionary Economics, Chapter Eight: Markets

Posted: 04 Mar 2012
Carsten Herrmann-Pillath
Max Weber Center for Advanced Cultural and Social Studies

Abstract:

theory of markets, money and credit, prices as conventions, transactional capabilities, firms and markets, market access rights, spatial nature of markets, economic growth and entropy

68.

Foundations of Evolutionary Economics, Chapter Six: Institutions

Posted: 09 Aug 2011
Carsten Herrmann-Pillath
Max Weber Center for Advanced Cultural and Social Studies

Abstract:

institutions, performativity, cognition and institutions, enforcement and power, predation and production, taxonomy of institutions

69.

Foundations of Evolutionary Economics, Chapter Five: Networks

FOUNDATIONS OF EVOLUTIONARY ECONOMICS, Chapter 5, Edward Elgar, Forthcoming
Posted: 06 Jul 2011
Carsten Herrmann-Pillath
Max Weber Center for Advanced Cultural and Social Studies

Abstract:

networks, small and large groups, triads, transaction, communication, perception, status, social capital, complexity

70.

Foundations of Evolutionary Economics, Chapter Three: Evolution

Carsten Herrmann-Pillath, FOUNDATIONS OF EVOLUTIONARY ECONOMICS, Edward Elgar, Forthcoming
Posted: 09 Mar 2011
Carsten Herrmann-Pillath
Max Weber Center for Advanced Cultural and Social Studies

Abstract:

entropy, emergence, replicator/interactor, Price's equation, group selection, Red Queen, handicap principle, exaptation

71.

Foundations of Evolutionary Economics, Chapter Two, Causality

FOUNDATIONS OF EVOLUTIONARY ECONOMICS, Edward Elgar, Forthcomiing
Posted: 08 Mar 2011
Carsten Herrmann-Pillath
Max Weber Center for Advanced Cultural and Social Studies

Abstract:

physics of knowledge, modes of causality, existence and individuals, functions, maximum entropy, replicators, autocatalysis

72.

Foundations of Evolutionary Economics, Chapter One, Ontology

FOUNDATIONS OF EVOLUTIONARY ECONOMICS, Edward Elgar, Forthcoming
Posted: 08 Mar 2011
Carsten Herrmann-Pillath
Max Weber Center for Advanced Cultural and Social Studies

Abstract:

ontology, Peirce, Hayek, Searle, impossibility theorems, observer relative and observer independent facts, consilience

73.

Foundations of Evolutionary Economics, Chapter Four: Individuals

FOUNDATIONS OF EVOLUTIONARY ECONOMICS, Edward Elgar, Forthcoming
Posted: 07 Mar 2011
Carsten Herrmann-Pillath
Max Weber Center for Advanced Cultural and Social Studies

Abstract:

externalism, distributed cognition, neuronal darwinism, dual selves, wants and needs

74.

Cultural Species and Institutional Change in China

Journal of Economic Issues, Vol. XL, No. 3, pp. 539-574, 2006
Posted: 11 Dec 2006
Carsten Herrmann-Pillath
Max Weber Center for Advanced Cultural and Social Studies

Abstract:

rule-holistic approach to culture, cultural species, Chinese economic model, cultural hegemony, cultural dualism, localism, networks (all China)

75.

Rural-Urban Inequality in China: Spatial or Sectoral?

China Aktuell - Journal of Current Chinese Affairs, Vol. 6, 2006
Posted: 11 Dec 2006
Carsten Herrmann-Pillath, Sheng Zhaohan, Jiangu Du, Tiaojun Xiao, Kai Li and Jiancheng Pan
Max Weber Center for Advanced Cultural and Social Studies, Nanjing University - School of Management Science and Engineering, Nanjing University - School of Management Science and Engineering, Nanjing University, State Information Center, State Council of PRC and National Bureau of Statistics of PRC

Abstract:

China, spatial income distribution, rural-urban disparities, decomposition analysis, prefecture-level database

76.

Endogenous Regionalism

Journal of Institutional Economics, Vol. 2, No. 3, pp. 297-318, 2006
Posted: 11 Dec 2006
Carsten Herrmann-Pillath
Max Weber Center for Advanced Cultural and Social Studies

Abstract:

regionalism, path-dependent comparative advantage, specific investments into market access, networks in trade and trade policy

77.

Disparities in Chinese Economic Development: Approaches on Different Levels of Aggregation

Economic Systems, Vol. 26, No. 1, pp. 31-54, April 2002
Posted: 11 Dec 2006
Carsten Herrmann-Pillath, Jiancheng Pan and Daniel Kirchert
Max Weber Center for Advanced Cultural and Social Studies, National Bureau of Statistics of PRC and affiliation not provided to SSRN

Abstract:

Measurement of spatial inequalities; Chinese regional development; Regional economic databases

78.

Prefecture-Level Statistics as a Source of Data for Research into China's Regional Development

The China Quarterly, No. 172, pp. 956-985, December 2002
Posted: 11 Dec 2006
Carsten Herrmann-Pillath, Jiancheng Pan and Daniel Kirchert
Max Weber Center for Advanced Cultural and Social Studies, National Bureau of Statistics of PRC and affiliation not provided to SSRN

Abstract:

China economy data base, Chinese prefectures, regional development and disparities

79.

Competitive Governments, Fiscal Arrangements, and the Provision of Local Public Infrastructure in China: A Theory-driven Study of Gujiao Municipality

China Information, Vol. 18, No. 3, pp. 373-428, 2004
Posted: 07 Dec 2006
Carsten Herrmann-Pillath and Xingyuan Feng Sr.
Max Weber Center for Advanced Cultural and Social Studies and affiliation not provided to SSRN

Abstract:

local government, local public finance, government competition, public sector reform, case study (all China)

80.

Diversity, Identity and Indeterminacy of the Size of Nations: A Critique of the Alesina School from the Viewpoint of Evolutionary Political Economy

European Journal of Law and Economics, 2008
Posted: 30 Nov 2006 Last Revised: 29 Aug 2008
Carsten Herrmann-Pillath
Max Weber Center for Advanced Cultural and Social Studies

Abstract:

nation size, endogenous preferences for public goods, economies of scale and scope of political organization, social coordination through heterogeneity

81.

Reciprocity and the Hidden Constitution of World Trade

Constitutional Political Economy, Vol. 17, No. 3, 2006
Posted: 30 Nov 2006
Carsten Herrmann-Pillath
Max Weber Center for Advanced Cultural and Social Studies

Abstract:

positiveconstitutional economics, WTO / GATT, reciprocity, regionalism, MFN

82.

The True Story of Wine and Cloth: Building Blocks of an Evolutionary Political Economy of International Trade

Journal of Evolutionary Economics, Vol. 16, No. 4, 2006
Posted: 30 Nov 2006
Carsten Herrmann-Pillath
Max Weber Center for Advanced Cultural and Social Studies

Abstract:

trading and trade, networks, capabilities to trade, market access rights, power relations among countries