Table of Contents

INTRODUCTION

Bert Hamminga and Neil De Marchi

Bert Hamminga and Neil De Marchi

PART I: GENERAL OBSERVATIONS ON IDEALIZATION IN ECONOMICS

Kevin D. Hoover

Bernard Walliser

Steven Cook and David Hendry

Maarten C.W. Janssen

Adolfo Garcia de la Sienra

Izabella Nowakowa and Leszek Nowak

Uskali Maki

PART II: CASE STUDIES OF IDEALIZATION IN ECONOMICS

Nancy Cartwright

Wolfgang Balzer

Kees Cools, Bert Hamminga and Theo A.F. Kuipers

Daniel M. Hausman

Hugo A. Keuzenkamp

Werner Diederich

Gérard Jorland

Jack Birner

DISCUSSIONS

Leszek Nowak