D. Wade Hands

University of Puget Sound - Department of Economics

Tacoma, WA 98416

SCHOLARLY PAPERS

38

DOWNLOADS
Rank 7,335

SSRN RANKINGS

Top 7,335

in Total Papers Downloads

7,370

SSRN CITATIONS
Rank 13,787

SSRN RANKINGS

Top 13,787

in Total Papers Citations

36

CROSSREF CITATIONS

47

Scholarly Papers (38)

1.

Economics, Psychology and the History of Consumer Choice Theory

Cambridge Journal of Economics, 34, 2010, 633-48
Number of pages: 21 Posted: 23 May 2007 Last Revised: 07 Oct 2016
D. Wade Hands
University of Puget Sound - Department of Economics
Downloads 1,199 (20,335)
Citation 4

Abstract:

Loading...

Psychology, Demand Theory, Consumer Choice Theory, Behavioral Economics

2.

Normative Rational Choice Theory: Past, Present, and Future

Number of pages: 30 Posted: 12 Jan 2011 Last Revised: 16 Mar 2015
D. Wade Hands
University of Puget Sound - Department of Economics
Downloads 910 (30,426)
Citation 6

Abstract:

Loading...

rational choice theory, expected utility theory, demand theory, methodology, normative economics

3.

Philosophy and Economics

The New Palgrave Dictionary of Economics, 2nd Ed. S. N. Durlauf and L. E. Blume (eds.), London: Palgrave Macmillan, 2008, 410-20
Number of pages: 26 Posted: 21 Sep 2006 Last Revised: 07 Oct 2016
D. Wade Hands
University of Puget Sound - Department of Economics
Downloads 788 (37,070)
Citation 1

Abstract:

Loading...

methodology, utilitarianism, rational choice theory

4.

Paul Samuelson and Revealed Preference Theory

History of Political Economy, 46, 2014, 85-116
Number of pages: 35 Posted: 12 Sep 2011 Last Revised: 07 Oct 2016
D. Wade Hands
University of Puget Sound - Department of Economics
Downloads 757 (39,181)
Citation 1

Abstract:

Loading...

Revealed Preference Theory, Samuelson

5.

The Future of Economics?

Number of pages: 17 Posted: 21 Dec 2007
D. Wade Hands
University of Puget Sound - Department of Economics
Downloads 402 (87,189)
Citation 1

Abstract:

Loading...

rational choice, experimental economics, behavioral economics

6.

The Rise and Fall of Walrasian Microeconomics: The Keynesian Effect

Number of pages: 43 Posted: 30 Sep 2009 Last Revised: 23 May 2010
D. Wade Hands
University of Puget Sound - Department of Economics
Downloads 227 (160,339)
Citation 1

Abstract:

Loading...

Walrasian General Equilibrium Theory, Keynesian Economics, Neoclassical Synthesis, Stability

7.

Economic Methodology in the Twenty-First Century (So Far): Some Post-Reflection Reflections

Number of pages: 32 Posted: 15 Oct 2019
D. Wade Hands
University of Puget Sound - Department of Economics
Downloads 221 (164,568)
Citation 1

Abstract:

Loading...

economic methodology, rational choice theory, behavioral economics, economic models

8.

Back to the Ordinal Revolution: Behavioral Economic Concerns in Early Modern Consumer Choice Theory

Number of pages: 29 Posted: 12 May 2008 Last Revised: 06 Apr 2010
D. Wade Hands
University of Puget Sound - Department of Economics
Downloads 216 (168,026)
Citation 1

Abstract:

Loading...

demand theory, consumer choice theory, Pareto, behavioral economics, reference-dependence, endowment effects

9.

Conundrums of the Representative Agent

Number of pages: 28 Posted: 11 Feb 2015 Last Revised: 09 Feb 2017
D. Wade Hands
University of Puget Sound - Department of Economics
Downloads 198 (182,285)
Citation 3

Abstract:

Loading...

Representative Agent, Revealed Preference Theory, DSGE, General Equilibrium Theory

10.

Introspection, Revealed Preference and Neoclassical Economics: A Critical Response to Don Ross on the Robbins-Samuelson Argument Pattern

Journal of the History of Economic Thought, Forthcoming
Number of pages: 31 Posted: 12 May 2008 Last Revised: 23 Aug 2008
D. Wade Hands
University of Puget Sound - Department of Economics
Downloads 190 (189,231)
Citation 1

Abstract:

Loading...

Robbins, Samuelson, Introspection, Consumer Choice Theory, Rational Choice Theory

11.

A Tale of Two Mainstreams: Economics and Philosophy of Natural Science in the Mid-20th Century

Number of pages: 15 Posted: 31 Aug 2006
D. Wade Hands
University of Puget Sound - Department of Economics
Downloads 189 (190,074)
Citation 1

Abstract:

Loading...

Neoclassical Synthesis, Philosophy of Science, Keynesian Macroeconomics, Walrasian Economics

12.

Foundations of Contemporary Revealed Preference Theory

Erkenntnis, 78, 2013, 1081-1108
Number of pages: 38 Posted: 28 May 2012 Last Revised: 07 Oct 2016
D. Wade Hands
University of Puget Sound - Department of Economics
Downloads 188 (191,002)
Citation 8

Abstract:

Loading...

Revealed Preference Theory, Decision Theory, Rational Choice, Utility Theory

13.

Effective Tension in Robbins's Economic Methodology

Economica, 76, 2009, 831-44
Number of pages: 21 Posted: 21 Dec 2007 Last Revised: 07 Oct 2016
D. Wade Hands
University of Puget Sound - Department of Economics
Downloads 173 (205,448)

Abstract:

Loading...

Robbins, methodology, behaviorism

14.

Hypothetical Pattern Explanations in Economic Science: Hayek's Explanation of the Principle and Pattern Predictions Meets Contemporary Philosophy of Science

Number of pages: 23 Posted: 09 Aug 2017
D. Wade Hands
University of Puget Sound - Department of Economics
Downloads 156 (224,309)

Abstract:

Loading...

Hayek, Idealization, Explanation, Positivism

15.

Frank Knight and Pragmatism

Number of pages: 40 Posted: 31 Aug 2006
D. Wade Hands
University of Puget Sound - Department of Economics
Downloads 132 (256,543)
Citation 2

Abstract:

Loading...

Knight, methodology, pragmatism

16.

The Individual and the Market: Paul Samuelson on (Homothetic) Santa Claus Economics

The European Journal of the History of Economic Thought, 23, 2016, 425-452
Number of pages: 31 Posted: 30 Jun 2013 Last Revised: 05 Oct 2016
D. Wade Hands
University of Puget Sound - Department of Economics
Downloads 129 (261,049)
Citation 3

Abstract:

Loading...

Paul Samuelson, General Equilibrium Theory, Representative Agent, Homothetic Preferences

17.

Mark Blaug on the Normativity of Welfare Economics

Number of pages: 25 Posted: 29 May 2012
D. Wade Hands
University of Puget Sound - Department of Economics
Downloads 123 (270,609)
Citation 1

Abstract:

Loading...

welfare economics, economic methodology

18.

Stabilizing Consumer Choice: The Role of 'True Dynamic' Stability and Related Concepts in the History of Consumer Choice Theory

The European Journal of the History of Economic Thought, 17, 2010, 313-43
Number of pages: 29 Posted: 20 Sep 2007 Last Revised: 07 Oct 2016
D. Wade Hands
University of Puget Sound - Department of Economics
Downloads 113 (287,515)
Citation 3

Abstract:

Loading...

Consumer choice theory, general equilibrium, Samuelson, stability

19.

Realism, Commonsensibles, and Economics: The Case of Contemporary Revealed Preference Theory

Number of pages: 29 Posted: 29 Aug 2011
D. Wade Hands
University of Puget Sound - Department of Economics
Downloads 111 (291,081)
Citation 4

Abstract:

Loading...

Revealed Preference, Realism, Utility

20.

Revealed Preference, Afriat's Theorem, and Falsifiability: A Review Essay on Revealed Preference Theory by Christopher P. Chambers and Federico Echenique

Number of pages: 31 Posted: 02 Oct 2017
D. Wade Hands
University of Puget Sound - Department of Economics
Downloads 110 (292,902)
Citation 2

Abstract:

Loading...

Revealed Preference Theory, General Equilibrium Theory, Samuelson, Popper, Falsification, Afriat

21.

Libertarian Paternalism: Taking Econs Seriously

Number of pages: 27 Posted: 30 Oct 2018 Last Revised: 24 Apr 2020
D. Wade Hands
University of Puget Sound - Department of Economics
Downloads 101 (310,588)
Citation 2

Abstract:

Loading...

Nudging, Libertarian Paternalism, Thaler, Sunstein, Rational Choice Theory

22.

Scientific Norms and the Values of Economists: The Case of Priority Fights in Economics

Number of pages: 15 Posted: 29 Aug 2011
D. Wade Hands
University of Puget Sound - Department of Economics
Downloads 95 (323,109)
Citation 1

Abstract:

Loading...

Priority, Merton, Economics

23.

What a Difference a Sum Makes: Agony and Ecstasy in the Rationalization of Demand

Number of pages: 22 Posted: 24 Jun 2008
D. Wade Hands
University of Puget Sound - Department of Economics
Downloads 93 (327,507)

Abstract:

Loading...

Walrasian General Equilibrium Theory, SMD, Integrability

24.

GP08 is the New F53: Gul and Pesendorfer's Methodological Essay from the Viewpoint of Blaug's Popperian Methodology

Number of pages: 24 Posted: 27 Jan 2013
D. Wade Hands
University of Puget Sound - Department of Economics
Downloads 92 (329,721)

Abstract:

Loading...

Blaug, Popper, Revealed Preference

25.

Re-Examining Samuelson's Operationalist Methodology

Number of pages: 26 Posted: 15 Feb 2018
D. Wade Hands
University of Puget Sound - Department of Economics
Downloads 91 (331,995)

Abstract:

Loading...

Samuelson, Operationalism, Economic Methodology

26.

Normative Ecological Rationality: Normative Rationality in the Fast-and-Frugal-Heuristics Research Program

Number of pages: 20 Posted: 21 Mar 2014
D. Wade Hands
University of Puget Sound - Department of Economics
Downloads 74 (375,404)
Citation 2

Abstract:

Loading...

Rational Choice Theory, Normative Theory, Bounded Rationality

27.

The Road to Rationalization: A History of 'Where the Empirical Lives' (or Has Lived) in Consumer Choice Theory

European Journal of the History of Economic Thought, Forthcoming
Number of pages: 37 Posted: 11 Sep 2015 Last Revised: 05 Oct 2016
D. Wade Hands
University of Puget Sound - Department of Economics
Downloads 64 (405,664)
Citation 4

Abstract:

Loading...

Utility Theory, Revealed Preference Theory, Rationalization, Empirical Content

28.

Libertarian Paternalism: Making Rational Fools

Number of pages: 23 Posted: 22 Sep 2020 Last Revised: 21 Mar 2021
D. Wade Hands
University of Puget Sound - Department of Economics
Downloads 59 (422,492)
Citation 1

Abstract:

Loading...

Behavioral Paternalism, Libertarian Paternalism, Behavioral Welfare Economics

29.

Derivational Robustness, Credible Substitute Systems, and Mathematical Economic Models: The Case of Stability Analysis in Walrasian General Equilibrium Theory

European Journal for Philosophy of Science, 6, 2016, 31-53
Number of pages: 30 Posted: 16 Oct 2014 Last Revised: 05 Oct 2016
D. Wade Hands
University of Puget Sound - Department of Economics
Downloads 57 (429,511)
Citation 5

Abstract:

Loading...

Robustness, Model Theory, General Equilibrium Theory

30.

The Many Faces of Unification and Pluralism in Economics: The Case of Paul Samuelson's Foundations of Economic Analysis.

Number of pages: 33 Posted: 22 Sep 2020 Last Revised: 10 Mar 2021
D. Wade Hands
University of Puget Sound - Department of Economics
Downloads 43 (484,406)

Abstract:

Loading...

Samuelson, Unification, Neoclassical Synthesis, Scientific Explanation

31.

Crossing in the Night of the Cold War: Alternative Visions and Related Tensions in Western and Soviet General Equilibrium Theory

History of Economic Ideas (Forthcoming)
Number of pages: 27 Posted: 10 May 2015 Last Revised: 07 Oct 2016
D. Wade Hands
University of Puget Sound - Department of Economics
Downloads 42 (488,747)

Abstract:

Loading...

Cold War economics, Walrasian general equilibrium theory, central planning

32.

Reviews

Number of pages: 18 Posted: 26 Sep 2003
Australian National University (ANU) - Faculty of Economics & Commerce, Heidelberg University - Alfred Weber Institute for Economics, Australian National University, University of Puget Sound - Department of Economics, George Mason University, University of British Columbia (UBC) - Department of Economics, University of South Australia - Division of Business and Enterprise - Centre for Applied Economics, Tel Aviv University - Eitan Berglas School of Economics, University of Queensland and University of Sussex
Downloads 24 (583,628)
  • Add to Cart

Abstract:

Loading...

33.

Back to the Ordinalist Revolution: Behavioral Economic Concerns in Early Modern Consumer Choice Theory

Metroeconomica, Vol. 62, No. 2, pp. 386-410, 2011
Number of pages: 25 Posted: 22 Mar 2011
D. Wade Hands
University of Puget Sound - Department of Economics
Downloads 2 (744,599)
Citation 1
  • Add to Cart

Abstract:

Loading...

34.

Effective Tension in Robbins' Economic Methodology

Economica, Vol. 76, Issue s1, pp. 831-844, October 2009
Number of pages: 14 Posted: 08 Oct 2009
D. Wade Hands
University of Puget Sound - Department of Economics
Downloads 1 (756,904)
  • Add to Cart

Abstract:

Loading...

35.

Priority Fights in Economic Science

Perspectives on Science, Vol. 14, No. 2, pp. 215-31, 2006
Posted: 27 Jun 2007
D. Wade Hands
University of Puget Sound - Department of Economics

Abstract:

Loading...

Priority, Merton

36.

Did Milton Friedman's Methodology License the Formalist Revolution?

Journal of Economic Methodology, Vol. 10, No. 4, pp. 507-520, 2003
Posted: 27 Jun 2007
D. Wade Hands
University of Puget Sound - Department of Economics

Abstract:

Loading...

Friedman, Methodology, Formalism

37.

Individual Psychology, Rational Choice, and Demand: Some Remarks on Three Recent Studies

Revue de Philosophie Economique, Vol. 13, No. 1, pp. 3-48, 2006
Posted: 27 Jun 2007
D. Wade Hands
University of Puget Sound - Department of Economics

Abstract:

Loading...

Demand, Rational Choice, utility, hedonism, Revealed Preference

38.

You Want the Social? You Can't Handle the Social! Mirowski on the Secret History of Scientific Philosophy

Studies in History and Philosophy of Science, Vol. 36, pp. 726-733, 2005
Posted: 27 Jun 2007
D. Wade Hands
University of Puget Sound - Department of Economics

Abstract:

Loading...

Mirowski, Philosophy of Science

Other Papers (1)

Total Downloads: 122
1.

Orthodox and Heterodox Economics in Recent Economic Methodology

Number of pages: 22 Posted: 03 Oct 2011
D. Wade Hands
University of Puget Sound - Department of Economics
Downloads 122

Abstract:

Loading...

Methodology, Heterodox Economics, Behavioral Economics