We confront the philosophical literature on fair division problems with axiomatic and game-theoretic work in economics. Firstly, we show that the proportionality method advocated in Curtis (in Analysis 74:417–57, 2014) is not implied by a general principle of fairness, and that the proportional rule cannot be explicated axiomatically from that very principle. Secondly, we suggest that … Read more
The 2015 OZSW conference took place at the Vrije Universiteit Amsterdam in December 2015. We gave a talk on “How to be Fairer”.
The Future of the Philosophy of Economics, the special issue of the Journal of Economic Methodology of the INEM conference 2013 at EIPE (edited by Constanze Binder, Conrad Heilmann and Jack Vromen) is out now. It contains papers by Attilia Ruzzene, Gil Hersch, Mikaël Cozic & Brian Hill, Jean-Sébastien Gharbi & Yves Meinard, Ruth Grant, … Read more
Congratulations to the class of 2013-2015!
The EPSA conference 2015 took place at the University of Düsseldorf in September 2015. Stefan Wintein gave a talk on “How to be Fairer”.
The Summer School in Economics and Philosophy takes place between 6-8 July, 2015 in San Sebastian.
EIPE and the Faculty of Philosophy host the OZSW Winter School ‘Philosophy, Policy, and Social Science’, taking place December 11-13, 2014 at Erasmus University Rotterdam. Keynote speakers: Marc Pauly (Groningen) Sabine Roeser (Delft) Attilia Ruzzene (Rotterdam Young researchers and PhD student provide training: Policy and Op-Ed writing for philosophy students Intensive seminars in small groups … Read more