Ivan Moscati

University of Insubria - Department of Economics

Via Monte Generoso 71

Varese, 21100

Italy

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Scholarly Papers (13)

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Were Jevons, Menger and Walras Really Cardinalists? On the Notion of Measurement in Utility Theory, Psychology, Mathematics and Other Disciplines, ca. 1870-1910

University of Torino Department of Economics Working Paper Series No. 03/2010
Number of pages: 37 Posted: 07 Feb 2011 Last Revised: 09 May 2011
Ivan Moscati
University of Insubria - Department of Economics
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Utility theory, Classically measurable utility, Cardinal utility, Ordinal utility, Jevons, Menger, Walras

2.

Epistemic Virtues and Theory Choice in Economics

CPNSS Discussion Paper No. 79/06
Number of pages: 36 Posted: 12 Jun 2006
Ivan Moscati
University of Insubria - Department of Economics
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Epistemic virtues, Syntactic properties, Unifying power, Exactness of implications, Systematicity, Semantic Virtuosity

3.

How Cardinal Utility Entered Economic Analysis, 1909-1944

European Journal of the History of Economic Thought, Forthcoming, CHOPE Center for the History of Political Economy Working Paper No. 2013-09
Number of pages: 28 Posted: 23 Jul 2013 Last Revised: 30 Jul 2013
Ivan Moscati
University of Insubria - Department of Economics
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Cardinal utility, Ranking of transitions, Differences of utility, Ordinal revolution, Paul Samuelson

4.

Austrian Debates on Utility Measurement from Menger to Hayek

CESMEP Working Paper 6/2013
Number of pages: 45 Posted: 06 Dec 2013
Ivan Moscati
University of Insubria - Department of Economics
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Austrian school, Utility theory, Measurability of utility, Classically measurable utility, Ordinal utility, Cardinal utility

5.

Interactive and Common Knowledge in the State-Space Model

CESMEP WP Series 03/2009 U. of Torino Department of Economics
Number of pages: 23 Posted: 19 Mar 2009 Last Revised: 21 May 2011
Ivan Moscati
University of Insubria - Department of Economics
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Interactive knowledge, Common knowledge, State-space model, Substitutivity, Monotonicity

6.

Expected Utility Theory and Experimental Utility Measurement, 1950–1985. From Confidence to Skepticism

Number of pages: 36 Posted: 05 Oct 2016 Last Revised: 05 May 2017
Ivan Moscati
University of Insubria - Department of Economics
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Expected utility theory, Utility of money, Utility measurement, Experiments on individual decision-making, Marschak

7.

Over-the-Counter Markets vs. Double Auctions: A Comparative Experimental Study

Journal of Behavioral and Experimental Economics 63 (2016) 22–35,
Number of pages: 40 Posted: 13 Jun 2016
University of Strasbourg (BETA), SUNY Stony Brook and University of Insubria - Department of Economics
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Market experiments, Over-the-counter market, Double auction, Private vs. public information, Efficiency

8.

Nash Was a First to Axiomatize Expected Utility

Theory and Decision, 2016
Number of pages: 6 Posted: 13 Jun 2016
Erasmus University Rotterdam (EUR) - Institute of Health Policy and Management, Erasmus University Rotterdam (EUR) - Erasmus School of Economics (ESE), University of Insubria - Department of Economics and Erasmus University Rotterdam (EUR) - Erasmus School of Economics (ESE)
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John Nash, Expected utility, Independence preference axiom, Foundations of decision theory, History of decision theory

9.

Measurement Theory and Utility Analysis in Suppes’ Early Work, 1951–1958

Journal of Economic Methodology, vol. 23, 2016.
Number of pages: 25 Posted: 08 Apr 2016
Ivan Moscati
University of Insubria - Department of Economics
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Patrick Suppes, Representational theory of measurement, Axiomatization, Utility theory, Stanford Value Theory Project

10.

How Economists Came to Accept Expected Utility Theory: The Case of Samuelson and Savage

Journal of Economic Perspectives, Vol. 30(2), Spring 2016.
Number of pages: 22 Posted: 27 Feb 2016
Ivan Moscati
University of Insubria - Department of Economics
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Expected Utility Theory, Independence Axiom, Sure-Thing Principle, Samuelson, Savage, Friedman, Marschak

11.

Measuring the Economizing Mind in the 1940s and 1950s. The Mosteller-Nogee and Davidson-Suppes-Siegel Experiments to Measure the Utility of Money

Forthcoming in History of Political Economy, 48, annual supplement, 2016
Number of pages: 39 Posted: 05 Feb 2016
Ivan Moscati
University of Insubria - Department of Economics
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Experimental economics, Experimental psychology, Utility of money, Utility measurement, Expected Utility Theory, Subjective probability

12.

Early Experiments in Consumer Demand Theory: 1930 –1970

History of Political Economy, Vol. 39, pp. 359-401, 2007
Posted: 18 Jul 2011
Ivan Moscati
University of Insubria - Department of Economics

Abstract:

Consumer Theory, Demand Theory, Experimental economics, Indifference curves, Transitivity of preferences

13.

Becker Random Behavior and the As-If Defense of Rational Choice Theory in Demand Analysis

Journal of Economic Methodology, Vol. 18, No. 2, pp. 107–128, June 2011,
Posted: 18 Jul 2011
Ivan Moscati and Paola Tubaro
University of Insubria - Department of Economics and CNRS

Abstract:

rational choice, random choice, as-if defense of scientific theories