I modelli in economia

Translated title of the contribution: Models in economics

Alessandra Basso, Caterina Marchionni

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Abstract

The paper reviews the philosophical literature on the epistemology of modelling in contemporary economics. In particular, it focuses on open questions concerning the epistemic role of models, the validity of inferences from the models to the world, and the legitimacy of their use for purposes of explanation, prediction and intervention.
Original languageItalian
JournalAphEx
Issue number11
ISSN2036-9972
Publication statusPublished - 31 Jan 2015
MoE publication typeA2 Review article in a scientific journal

Fields of Science

  • 611 Philosophy

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Basso, Alessandra ; Marchionni, Caterina. / I modelli in economia. In: AphEx. 2015 ; No. 11.
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I modelli in economia. / Basso, Alessandra; Marchionni, Caterina.

In: AphEx, No. 11, 31.01.2015.

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