Of talk, economics, love and innovation

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Few economists speak of talk in considering human interaction. Deirdre McCloskey is one who does. The paper considers what it means to take talk seriously, its connection to moral philosophy, and to innovation.

Original languageEnglish (US)
Pages (from-to)783-786
Number of pages4
JournalJournal of Socio-Economics
Issue number6
StatePublished - Dec 2012
Externally publishedYes


  • Adam Smith
  • Discussion
  • Innovation
  • Knight
  • Love
  • McCloskey
  • Ostrom
  • Talk
  • Virtues

ASJC Scopus subject areas

  • Economics and Econometrics


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