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AFEE at ASSA 2019, Atlanta GA, Hilton Atlanta January 4, 5, 6.

Thursday, Jan. 3, 2019 5:00 PM - 10:00 PM

Hilton Atlanta, 203

Hosted By: Association for Evolutionary Economics

AFEE Board Meeting

Friday, January 4

Neoliberalism and Protective Responses: Populist and Nationalist Insurgencies

Paper Session

Friday, Jan. 4, 2019 8:00 AM - 10:00 AM

Hilton Atlanta, Crystal F

Hosted By: Association for Evolutionary Economics

  • Chair: William Redmond, Indiana State University
  • JEL Classifications
  • B5 - Current Heterodox Approaches
  • D7 - Analysis of Collective Decision-Making

The Economic Roots of the Rise of Trumpism

John Komlos

University of Munich

Polanyi’s Double Movement and the Asymmetrical Power Struggles

Ali Tarhan

Anadolu University

Explaining the Rise of Populist Movements in Europe as a Response to the European Ordoliberalism

David Cayla

Angers University

Advising Politicians in the New Age of Uncertainty: The Role for Institutional Economists

Sherry Davis Kasper

Maryville College

The Last Gasp of Neoliberalism

John P. Watkins

Westminster College

Discussant(s)

Paolo Ramazzotti

University of Macerata

The Continuing Relevance of the Early Institutionalists

Paper Session

Friday, Jan. 4, 2019 10:15 AM - 12:15 PM

Hilton Atlanta, Crystal F

Hosted By: Association for Evolutionary Economics

  • Chair: Mary V. Wrenn, University of the West of England
  • JEL Classifications
  • B1 - History of Economic Thought through 1925
  • B5 - Current Heterodox Approaches

From Evolutionary Economics to Evolutionary Realism: Some Connections Between Charles S. Peirce’s Pragmaticism and Thorstein Veblen’s Post-Darwinian Economics

Manuel Ramon Souza Luz

Street Scholar & Federal University of ABC (UFABC)

Veblen as a First Evolutionary Psychologist: Conspicuous Consumption as a Manifestation of ‘Archaic Traits’

Rojhat Avsar

Columbia College

Of Vested Interests and Pupeteers: Hobsonian influences on Thorstein Veblen's "The Vested Interests and the Common Man"

Roberto Resende Simiqueli

American School of Campinas (ESAMC)

From Dewey to Kahneman and Sapolsky

James L. Webb

University of Missouri-Kansas City

Neuro-Sciences and their Relationship to Economic Analysis and the Concept of "Rationality"

  1. Robert Brazelton

Retired

Discussant(s)

John Henry

Levy Economics Institute

Veblen-Commons Award Luncheon

Event (Invitation Only)

Friday, Jan. 4, 2019 12:00 PM - 2:15 PM

Hilton Atlanta, Crystal C&D

Hosted By: Association for Evolutionary Economics

Veblen-Commons Award Luncheon

Technological Change and Social Provisioning

Paper Session

Friday, Jan. 4, 2019 2:30 PM - 4:30 PM

Hilton Atlanta, Crystal F

Hosted By: Association for Evolutionary Economics & Association for Social Economics

  • Chair: John P. Watkins, Westminster College
  • JEL Classifications
  • O3 - Innovation; Research and Development; Technological Change; Intellectual Property Rights
  • B5 - Current Heterodox Approaches

Impact of Different Kinds of Robots on Quantity and Quality of Jobs and Policies Needed

  1. Gregory Hayden

University of Nebraska-Lincoln

The Robots, the Jobs, and the Future of our World

Torsten Heinrich

Institute for New Economic Thinking (INET), University of Oxford

Svenja Flechtner

University of Siegen

Brave New World? The Impact of Robotics on Work, Pay, and Economic Institutions

Daphne T. Greenwood

University of Colorado-Colorado Springs

Theory and Reality of Cryptocurrency Governance

Antoon Spithoven

Utrecht University

The Uncertainty of Academic Rent and Income Inequality: The OECD Panel Evidence

Kosta Josifidis

University of Novi Sad

Novica Supic

University of Novi Sad

Discussant(s)

Avraham Izhar Baranes

Rollins College

AFEE General Membership Meeting

Event

Friday, Jan. 4, 2019 4:45 PM - 6:15 PM

Hilton Atlanta, Crystal F

Hosted By: Association for Evolutionary Economics

General Membership Meeting

Saturday, January 5

The Japanese Economy in the Age of Uncertainty

Paper Session

Saturday, Jan. 5, 2019 8:00 AM - 10:00 AM

Hilton Atlanta, Crystal C

Hosted By: Association for Evolutionary Economics

  • Chair: Tanweer Akram, Thrivent Financial
  • JEL Classifications
  • F4 - Macroeconomic Aspects of International Trade and Finance
  • B5 - Current Heterodox Approaches

The Japanese Economy: Stagnation, Recovery, and Challenges

Tanweer Akram

Thrivent Financial

Changes in Corporate Governance and Financial Intermediation In Japan

Etsuko Katsu

Meiji University

Yasutoshi Noshita

Kokushikan University

The Effectiveness of Unconventional Monetary Policy in Japan

Heather Montgomery

International Christian University

Ulrich Volz

SOAS University of London & German Development Institute

The Japanese Balance Sheet Recession 20 Years On: Abenomics – Solution or Corporate Financialisation?

Ewa Karwowski

University of Hertfordshire

Konstantin Bikas

Positive Money

Mimoza Shabani

University of East London

The Evolution of Japanese Money Market Risk Premia

Alexis Stenfors

University of Portsmouth

Japanese Banks in the International Money Markets

Jan Toporowski

SOAS University of London

Theoretical Perspectives in Institutional Economics

Paper Session

Saturday, Jan. 5, 2019 10:15 AM - 12:15 PM

Hilton Atlanta, Crystal C

Hosted By: Association for Evolutionary Economics

  • Chair: Zdravka Todorova, Wright State University
  • JEL Classifications
  • B5 - Current Heterodox Approaches
  • B0 - General

Institutionalised Communication in Markets and Firms

Wilfred Dolfsma (Ayres award)

Wageningen University

Consecrating Capitalism: Neoliberalism and the Prosperity Gospel

Mary V. Wrenn

University of the West of England

Vision, Value and Pluralism: A Contribution to Analytical Political Economy

Susan K. Schroeder

University of Sydney

Dissimilarities and Similarities Between New Institutional and Original Institutional Economics

Antoon Spithoven

Utrecht University

Was the Glorious Revolution a Real Game Changer? A Unified Theory of Institutional Genesis and Change

Aqdas Afzal

National University of Sciences and Technology-Pakistan

Discussant(s)

Steven Pressman

Colorado State University

Topics in Institutional Economics

Paper Session

Saturday, Jan. 5, 2019 12:30 PM - 2:15 PM

Hilton Atlanta, Crystal C

Hosted By: Association for Evolutionary Economics

  • Chair: David A. Zalewski, Providence College
  • JEL Classifications
  • B5 - Current Heterodox Approaches
  • A1 - General Economics

Homo Oeconomicus Returns: Neoliberalism, Socio-Political Uncertainty And Economic Policy

Paolo Ramazzotti

University of Macerata

Financialization, Financial Conservatism and Class Interests: Reconsidering Karl Polanyi’s Protective Response

David A. Zalewski

Providence College

Financialization and Capital Accumulation

Carlos Aguiar de Medeiros

Federal University of Rio de Janeiro

Fabian Amico

Metropolitan University

Crime in the late 19th and Early 20th Century United States: Institutional Evolution to Address Social Change

Scott Alan Carson

University of Texas-Permian Basin

Integrating Applied Field Work into the Undergraduate Economics Curriculum

Thomas Kemp

University of Wisconsin-Eau Claire

Discussant(s)

Tae-Hee Jo

State University of New York-Buffalo State

Financialized Economy, Imbalances, and Public Action in the Age of Uncertainty and Systemic Crises

Paper Session

Saturday, Jan. 5, 2019 2:30 PM - 4:30 PM

Hilton Atlanta, Crystal C

Hosted By: Association for Evolutionary Economics

  • Chair: Ilene Grabel, University of Denver
  • JEL Classifications
  • B5 - Current Heterodox Approaches
  • E0 - General

From the Age of Rentier Tranquility to the New Age of Deep Uncertainty: The Metamorphosis of Central Bank Policy in Modern Financialized Economies

Mario Seccareccia

University of Ottawa

Transnationalization and Financialization: Understanding the Seventh Merger Wave

Avraham Izhar Baranes

Rollins College

Stabilizing Endogenous Instability: A Contradiction in Terms? Proposals for an Institutionalist Reform of Financial Regulation

Faruk Ülgen

University Grenoble Alpes

Financial Inclusion and Financialization: LA’ Main Trends after the Great Crisis

Eugenia Correa

Mexico National University

Alicia Giron

Mexico National University

The Double Movement Ten Years After the Fall of Lehman Brothers

Gregorio Vidal

Autonomous Metropolitan University-Iztapalapa

Wesley Marshall

Autonomous Metropolitan University-Iztapalapa

Discussant(s)

Faruk Ülgen

University Grenoble Alpes

Vested Interests and Social Progress under Uncertainty

Paper Session

Saturday, Jan. 5, 2019 2:30 PM - 4:30 PM

Hilton Atlanta, Crystal F

Hosted By: Association for Evolutionary Economics

  • Chair: Tae-Hee Jo, State University of New York-Buffalo
  • JEL Classifications
  • B5 - Current Heterodox Approaches
  • B2 - History of Economic Thought since 1925

Institution, Evolution, and Uncertainty in New Evolutionary Economics: A Critique

Tae-Hee Jo

State University of New York-Buffalo State

Institutions, Markets, and the Society against the State: An Interdisciplinary Perspective on Vested Interests and of Power Asymmetries in Western Thought

Manuel Ramon Souza Luz

Federal University of ABC

John B. Hall

Portland State University

Remittances and Households in the Age of Neoliberal Uncertainty

Kalpana Khanal

Nichols College

Zdravka Todorova

Wright State University

Bringing the State Back Out: How Vested Interests, Moralism, and Conservative Economic Discourse Helped Undermine Brazil’s Democratic Government

Ramon Garcia Fernandez

Federal University of ABC

Manuel Ramon Souza Luz

Federal University of ABC

Roberto Resende Simiqueli

American School of Campinas (ESAMC)

The “Double Movement” and the Maintenance of Capitalist Society

John Henry

Levy Economics Institute

AFEE Presidential Address

Session/Event

Saturday, Jan. 5, 2019 4:45 PM - 6:15 PM

Hilton Atlanta, Crystal F

Hosted By: Association for Evolutionary Economics

AFEE Presidential Address

Speaker(s)

Charles Whalen

State University of New York-Buffalo School of Law

AFEE Cocktail Reception

Event

Saturday, Jan. 5, 2019 6:30 PM - 8:30 PM

Hilton Atlanta, Crystal D

Hosted By: Association for Evolutionary Economics

Cocktail Reception

Sunday, January 6

Promoting Household Wellbeing: Markets or Public Policies?

Paper Session

Sunday, Jan. 6, 2019 8:00 AM - 10:00 AM

Hilton Atlanta, Crystal F

Hosted By: Association for Evolutionary Economics

  • Chair: Sherry Davis Kasper, Maryville College
  • JEL Classifications
  • D1 - Household Behavior and Family Economics
  • B5 - Current Heterodox Approaches

Financially Unstable Households

Robert H. Scott, III

Monmouth University

Steven Pressman

Colorado State University

EU Youth Employment Policies Targeting the Social Economy: Assessing Their Capacity to Advance Decent Work and Social Solidarity

Asimina Christoforou

Athens University of Economics and Business

The Tenuous Grasp: Possession and Loss in the Marketplace

William Redmond

Indiana State University

A True Focus on the Family: Social Policies to Help Family Care

Timothy A. Wunder

University of Texas-Arlington

Entrepreneurship and Human Development in an Uncertain World

Tonia Warnecke

Rollins College

Discussant(s)

Richard V. Adkisson

New Mexico State University

Methodology in Heterodox Economics

Paper Session

Sunday, Jan. 6, 2019 10:15 AM - 12:15 PM

Hilton Atlanta, Crystal F

Hosted By: Association for Evolutionary Economics

  • Chair: Thomas Kemp, University of Wisconsin-Eau Claire
  • JEL Classifications
  • B4 - Economic Methodology
  • B5 - Current Heterodox Approaches

Circular Economy Business Models: A Critical Examination

Katherine A. Whalen

Lund University

Charles J. Whalen

State University of New York-Buffalo Law School

Modeling Climate Change in a Context of System Complexity and Uncertainty

  1. Gregory Hayden

University of Nebraska-Lincoln

The Place of Uncertainty in Heterodox Economics: A Bibliometric Study

Felipe Almeida

Federal University of Paraná

Indicators, Constructs, and Latent Variables in Institutional Research

Richard V. Adkisson

New Mexico State University

Economic Assessment Toolkit for Local NGOs Serving Low-Income Communities

James I. Masters

Center for Community Futures

Allen C. Stansbury

Center for Community Futures

Beyond GDP: Alternative Measures of Progress and Sustainable Development Goals as Institutional Adjustments to Uncertainty

Charles M. A. Clark

St. John’s University

Catherine Kavanagh

University College Cork

Discussant(s)

Daphne T. Greenwood

University of Colorado-Colorado Springs

Gender Inequality and Policy

Paper Session

Sunday, Jan. 6, 2019 10:15 AM - 12:15 PM

Hilton Atlanta, Crystal C

Hosted By: Association for Social Economics, Association for Evolutionary Economics & International Association for Feminist Economics

  • Chair: Quentin Wodon, World Bank
  • JEL Classifications
  • I3 - Welfare, Well-Being, and Poverty
  • Z1 - Cultural Economics; Economic Sociology; Economic Anthropology

The Global Cost of Gender Inequality

Quentin Wodon

World Bank

Fiscal Policy Effectiveness on Gender Equality in Asia Pacific: Efficacy of Gender Budgeting

Mirian G. Ingrams

OECD and SOMO

Lekha Chakraborty

National Institute of Public Finance & Policy

Yadawendra Singh

Jawaharlal Nehru University

Komal Jain

National Institute of Public Finance & Policy

Are Tanzania Development Budgets Gender Responsive: Insights from National and District Development Budgets from Financial Years 2013/14 to 2017/2018

Rasel Mpuya Madaha

Sokoine University of Agriculture

Female Entrepreneurship Programs and Social Change: The Dream and the Reality

Tonia Warnecke

Rollins College

The Political Economy of State Capitalism

Paper Session

Sunday, Jan. 6, 2019 1:00 PM - 3:00 PM

Hilton Atlanta, Crystal F

Hosted By: Association for Evolutionary Economics

  • Chair: Tonia Warnecke, Rollins College
  • JEL Classifications
  • B5 - Current Heterodox Approaches
  • P2 - Socialist Systems and Transitional Economies

Rethinking Market Economy in the Age of Uncertainty: Convergence Theory Revisited

Anna Klimina

University of Saskatchewan

The Political Economy of China’s Investment in Nigeria: Prometheus or Leviathan?

Howard Stein

University of Michigan

China’s Belt and Road Initiative: Reducing or Raising the World’s Uncertainties?

Ricardo Chi Sen Siu

University of Macau

Polanyi’s Double Movement in Modern Market Reforms in Russia and China

Svetlana Kirdina-Chandler

Russian Academy of Sciences

State Capitalism Around the World

Anna Grosman

Loughborough University London

Wilfred Dolfsma

Wageningen University