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Seminar Details

Evolutionary Economics

Theoretical course

ECTS: 3

Summary of the lecture:

Introduction to evolutionary economics and overview of recent developments.

Necessary Prior Knowledge:

Basic knowledge of economic theory required

Type of exam:

Term paper (ca. 12 pages) discussing 2-3 recent publications in
evolutionary economics (choice of publications to be negotiated
individually)

Relevant literature:

INTRODUCTORY LITERATURE:
Ulrich Witt: "evolutionary economics." In: The New Palgrave Dictionary of
Economics. Second Edition. Eds. Steven N. Durlauf and Lawrence E.
Blume. Palgrave Macmillan, 2008. (required reading)
Ulrich Witt: "What is specific about evolutionary Economics?", Journal of
Evolutionary Economics 18(5) 2008, 547-575. (required reading)
Ulrich Witt: “The Evolving Economy -- Essays on the Evolutionary
Approach to Economics”, Aldershot: Edward Elgar, 2003. ISBN 184064
7485 (Reprinted in Paperback Edition 2006 ISBN 1-84542-832-3)

Expected benefit for GSBC students:

Interdisciplinary orientation on economics and its role in a scientific
(Darwinian) word view

The exact times and rooms are available at: gk.wiwi.uni-jena.de/index.php

Date

09.–11.05.2012

Time

09:00–18:00

Place

MPI of Economics
Kahlaische Straße 10, Jena

Room

V14

Speaker

Witt, Ulrich

Regular price

free

Organizers

Graduate College "The Economics of Innovative Change" (EIC)

Vacancies

enough

Deadline for registration

04.05.2012

Registration

Sorry, the registration period for this event is over.


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