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André Orléan

André Orléan is Senior Researcher in the CNRS Center for Economics at the École Normale Supérieure, Paris, and Director of Studies at the École des Hautes Études en Sciences Sociales.

Titles by This Author

A New Foundation for Economics

With the advent of the 2007–2008 financial crisis, the economics profession itself entered into a crisis of legitimacy from which it has yet to emerge. Despite the obviousness of their failures, however, economists continue to rely on the same methods and to proceed from the same underlying assumptions. André Orléan challenges the neoclassical paradigm in this book, with a new way of thinking about perhaps its most fundamental concept, economic value.