Scholarly Articles

Articles published or in press.

Book reviews ans shorter pieces.

  • "Comment on 'Technological Revolutions and the Evolution of Industrial Structures' (by Giovanni Dosi, Alfonso Gambardella, Marco Grazzi, and Luigi Orsenigo)," Capitalism and Society 3(2): Article 7 (2008).
  • Book review of Thomas K. McCraw, Prophet of Innovation: Joseph Schumpeter and Creative Destruction, EH.Net Economic History Services, November 14, 2007.
  • “Industrial Economics,” entry for The Elgar Companion to Alfred Marshall, edited by Tiziano Raffaelli, Marco Dardi, and Giacomo Becattini. Cheltenham: Edward Elgar, 2006, pp. 658-663.
  • Entry on Fritz Machlup, in Ross Emmett, ed., Biographical Dictionary of American Economists.  London: Continuum International Publishing, 2006.
  • Entry on “Information,” in Jens Beckert and Milan Zafirovsky, eds., International Encyclopedia of Economic Sociology.  Routledge, 2005.
  • Comment on  ‘Group Selection and Methodological Individualism: Compatible and Complementary’ by Douglas Glen Whitman,” Advances in Austrian Economics 7:261-265 (2004).
  • Entry on the computer industry for the Oxford Encyclopedia of Economic History (Joel Mokyr, editor), 2003.
  • "Strategy and the Market Process: Introduction to the Special Issue," Managerial and Decision Economics 22: 163-168 (2001), special issue on "Strategy and the Market Process" (R. N. Langlois, guest editor).
  • Foreword to Tony Fu-Lai Yu, Firms, Governments, and Economic Change: An Entrepreneurial Perspective. Cheltenham: Edward Elgar, 2001.
  • Entry on “Rationality in Economics,” International Encyclopedia of Business & Management, 2nd edition. London: Thompson International Publishers, 2001.
  • Biographical entry in Mark Blaug, ed., Who's Who in Economics. Cheltenham: Edward Elgar, third edition, 1999.
  • Entry on the computer industry in Robert Ferrell and Joan Hoff, eds., Supplement to Scribner's Dictionary of American History. Lakeville, CT: American Reference Publishing Co., 1996.
  • Entries on "The New Institutional Economics," "The Boundaries of the Firm," and "Risk and Uncertainty" for Peter J. Boettke, ed., The Elgar Companion to Austrian Economics. Cheltenham: Edward Elgar, 1994.
  • "Bounded Rationality and Behavioralism: A Clarification and Critique," invited note for a symposium in The Journal of Institutional and Theoretical Economics 146(4): 691-695 (December 1990), reprinted in Claude Ménard, ed., The International Library of the New Institutional Economics. Cheltenham: Edward Elgar, 2004.
  • Book Review of The Fatal Conceit: the Errors of Socialism by F. A. Hayek, Journal of Economic Behavior and Organization 13: 259-262 (1990).
  • "On the Reception of Noise: A Rejoinder," in Fritz Machlup and Una Mansfield, eds., The Study of Information: Interdisciplinary Messages. New York: John Wiley, pp. 631-637 (1983).
  • "Can Mathematical Systems Be Concrete?" in Fritz Machlup and Una Mansfield, eds., The Study of Information: Interdisciplinary Messages. New York: John Wiley, pp. 551-554 (1983).
  • Eighteen book reviews in eleven different journals, including Journal of Economic Literature (5), Journal of Economic Behavior and Organization (3), The Public Interest (2), Southern Economic Journal, Journal of Economic History, Business History Review, Journal of Institutional and Theoretical Economics, Economics and Philosophy, Constitutional Political Economy, Managerial and Decision Economics, and Public Choice.

Unpublished.