Erik Matson

New York University - Department of Economics

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Scholarly Papers (13)

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The Man within the Breast, the Supreme Impartial Spectator, and Other Impartial Spectators in Adam Smith's The Theory of Moral Sentiments

GMU Working Paper in Economics No. 18-04
Number of pages: 33 Posted: 16 Mar 2018 Last Revised: 24 Sep 2018
Daniel B. Klein, Erik Matson and Colin Doran
George Mason University - Department of Economics, New York University - Department of Economics and George Mason University - Department of Economics
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Adam Smith, The Theory of Moral Sentiments, philosophy, the impartial spectator, the man within the breast

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Hume and Smith on Utility, Agreeableness, Propriety, and Moral Approval

GMU Working Paper in Economics No. 17-01
Number of pages: 62 Posted: 12 Dec 2016 Last Revised: 21 Nov 2018
Erik Matson, Colin Doran and Daniel B. Klein
New York University - Department of Economics, George Mason University - Department of Economics and George Mason University - Department of Economics
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Adam Smith, David Hume, Theory of Moral Sentiments, utility, propriety

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A Review Essay of Dennis Rasmussen, 'The Infidel and the Professor: David Hume, Adam Smith, and the Friendship That Shaped Modern Thought'

Number of pages: 7 Posted: 12 Dec 2017
Erik Matson
New York University - Department of Economics
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David Hume, Adam Smith, Dennis Rasmussen, The Infidel and the Professor

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David Hume on Reason as a Passion

GMU Working Paper in Economics No. 15-13
Number of pages: 8 Posted: 06 Mar 2015 Last Revised: 04 May 2018
Daniel B. Klein and Erik Matson
George Mason University - Department of Economics and New York University - Department of Economics
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David Hume, reason, passion, calm passion

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Mere-Liberty in David Hume

Forthcoming, A Companion to David Hume (Universidad Francisco Marroquin)
Number of pages: 38 Posted: 07 Jun 2018 Last Revised: 22 Oct 2018
Daniel B. Klein and Erik Matson
George Mason University - Department of Economics and New York University - Department of Economics
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commutative justice, jural relationships, jural dualism, convention, focal point, mutual coordination, Adam Smith

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Adam Smith's Humean Attitude About Science; Illustrated by the History of Astronomy

Adam Smith Review, Forthcoming
Number of pages: 26 Posted: 20 Sep 2016 Last Revised: 06 May 2018
Erik Matson
New York University - Department of Economics
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Adam Smith, History of Astronomy, David Hume, Naturalism, Skepticism

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A Dialectical Reading of Adam Smith on Wealth and Happiness

Journal of Economic Behavior and Organization, Forthcoming
Number of pages: 37 Posted: 05 Nov 2018 Last Revised: 20 Mar 2020
Erik Matson
New York University - Department of Economics
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Adam Smith, happiness, wealth, moral education, prudence

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Convention without Convening: Hume’s Marvelous Innovation

GMU Working Paper in Economics No. 20-06
Number of pages: 36 Posted: 06 Feb 2020 Last Revised: 23 Jun 2020
Erik Matson and Daniel B. Klein
New York University - Department of Economics and George Mason University - Department of Economics
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convention, focal point, coordination, property, David K. Lewis, Thomas Schelling

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The Elevated Imagination: Contemplation and Action in David Hume and Adam Smith

Journal of Scottish Philosophy, Forthcoming
Number of pages: 27 Posted: 20 Sep 2016 Last Revised: 25 Oct 2019
Erik Matson and Colin Doran
New York University - Department of Economics and George Mason University - Department of Economics
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Adam Smith, David Hume, The Theory of Moral Sentiments, A Treatise of Human Nature

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Reason and Political Economy in Hume

Erasmus Journal for Philosophy and Economics, Forthcoming
Number of pages: 32 Posted: 25 Oct 2018 Last Revised: 07 Mar 2019
Erik Matson
New York University - Department of Economics
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Hume, reason, political economy, methodology

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The Dual Account of Reason and the Spirit of Philosophy in Hume's Treatise

Forthcoming in Hume Studies
Number of pages: 32 Posted: 19 Nov 2017 Last Revised: 17 Feb 2020
Erik Matson
New York University - Department of Economics
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David Hume, A Treatise of Human Nature, Reason, Skepticism, Imagination

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Satisfaction in Action: Hume's Comparative Theory of Preferences and the Virtues of Commerce

Number of pages: 36 Posted: 27 Mar 2020
Erik Matson
New York University - Department of Economics
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David Hume, endogenous preferences, the passions, conspicuous consumption, social psychology, commercial society, happiness

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A Review of 'Our Great Purpose. Adam Smith on Living a Better Life' by Ryan Patrick Hanley

Number of pages: 6
Erik Matson
New York University - Department of Economics
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Adam Smith; Ryan Patrick Hanley; universal benevolence; love; commerce