Research

[WP] [Chapt] [Art] & [BR] are available upon request.

Expertise, USA, 1970s-1980s

› [WP] Setting Rational Wages? Economists’ Arguments in the Comparable Worth Controversy, 1979-1989 / 2019

› [WP / under review] The Political Element in Barbara Bergmann’s Micro-Simulations / 2019

› [WP / under review] Economists Entered the ‘Numbers Game’. Measuring Discrimination in the U.S. Courtrooms (1971-1989) / working paper version / 2018

Discriminations, USA, 1960s-1980s

› [WP / under review] Milton Friedman’s Provocative “Capitalism and the Jews” in Context (1972-1985) / with Nicolas Vallois / 2018

› [Chapt] Crossing Boundaries, Displacing Previous Knowledge and Claiming Superiority: Is the Economics of Discrimination a Conquest of Economics Imperialism? / in U. Mäki, M. Fernàndez-Pinto, and A. Walsh (eds.), Scientific Imperialism: Exploring the Boundaries of Interdisciplinarity, London: Routledge / 2018

› [Art] ‘From Warfare to Welfare’: Contextualizing Arrow and Schelling’s Models of Racial Inequalities at RAND (1968-1972) / with Lauren Larrouy / The European Journal of the History of Economic Thought / 2017

› [Art] L’économie des discriminations : conquête impérialiste ou contribution à la théorie des prix? / Œconomia: History| Methodology| Philosophy / 2013

Women in Economics

› [WinP] ‘Economics is Not a Men’s Field’: A History of the American Economic Association’s Committee on the Status of Women in the Economics Profession / with Béatrice Cherrier & John Singleton / two related blogposts are available here and here

› [WinP] Feminization of Economics and Economists’ Expertise in Switzerland / with Thierry Rossier

History of Wages in theory|practice

› [WP] Maurice H. Dobb’s Wages: A Journey Ahead of the Standardization of Labor Economics / with François Allisson / 2016 / a blogpost on the project is available here

› [WP / under review] ‘The Disturbing Effect of Sentiment and Prejudice’: Francis Ysidro Edgeworth on Wage Determination / with Annie Lou Cot / working paper / 2019

› [Chapt] Is Equal Pay Worth It? Beatrice Potter Webb, Millicent Garrett Fawcett and Eleanor Rathbone’s Changing Arguments / in K. Madden and R. Dimand (eds.), Handbook of Women’s economic thought, London: Routledge / 2019 / preprint available here

Methodology / Epistemology

› [Essay] Impact Factor Pressures, Scientific Practices, and the Place of Survey Articles in the History of Economics / with Catherine Herfeld and Erich Pinzón-Fuchs / written for HES Special session on Impact factors, organized by J. Edwards and S. Meardon / CHOPE Working Paper 2019-09 / 2019

› [Chapt] Quantifier les inégalités entre données d’enquête et données expérimentales: l’évolution du rôle du chercheur dans la construction de la variable “race” / with Léontine Goldzahl and Charlotte Levionnois / in A. Gramain, A. L. Cot, L. Feller and M. Margairaz (eds.), L’évidence et l’invisible: questions de méthodes en histoire et en économie, Paris: Sorbonne University Press / Working paper version / 2019

› [WP] Rationality and Efficiency: From Experimentation in (Recent) Applied Microe- conomics to Conceptual Issues / with D. Jullien and J. Favereau / GREDEG Working Paper 2013-21 / 2013

› [WP] L’économie des discriminations peut-elle se passer d’une philosophie des discriminations ? / CES Working Paper 2012-68 / 2012

Reviews

› [Survey] New Scope, New Sources, New Methods? An Essay on Contemporary Scholarship in History of Economic Thought Journals, 2016-2017 / with Catherine Herfeld and Erich Pinzón-Fuchs / CHOPE Working paper 2018-07 / 2018

› [BR] Gilbert Facarello, Heinz D. Kurz (eds.), Handbook on the History of Economic Analysis, 3 Volumes / with Harro Maas / The European Journal of the History of Economic Thought / 2018

› [BR] Patricia Fara, A Lab of One’s Own: Science and Suffrage in the First World War. LSE Review of Books / 2018

› [BR] Paul Erickson, Judy L. Klein, Lorraine Daston, Rebecca Lemov, Thomas Sturm, and Michael D. Gordin, How Reason Almost Lost Its Mind. The Strange Career of Cold War Rationality / Revue européenne des sciences sociales / 2016

› [BR] Michel Armatte, La science économique comme ingénierie, Quantification et modélisation / Œconomia: History| Methodology| Philosophy  / 2011