PUBLICATIONS


 
Forthcoming

"What is the problem with model-based explanation in economics?" Disputatio.

"Mechanisms in economics", The Routledge Handbook of Mechanisms and Mechanical Philosophy.

2017

"Hypothetical models in social science: their features and uses"
Springer Handbook of Model-Based Science. With A. Basso and C. Lisciandra. 
http://www.springer.com/gp/book/9783319305257 

2016

Triangulation  across the lab, the scanner and the field: the case of social preferences European Journal for Philosophy of Science 6(3): 361-376With J. Kuorikoski

Evidential diversity and the triangulation of phenomena
Philosophy of Science 83(2): 227-247. With J. Kuorikoski

2015

I modelli in economia 
[Models in economics] Encyclopedia entry, Aphex, Portale Italiano di Filosofia Analitica, Volume 11. With A. Basso.

Models and Simulations in Science
Special Issue, Perspectives on Science 23:4With J. Kuorikoski

2014

Editorial & interview with Mariam Thalos
The Reasoner 8 (12)

Unification and mechanistic detail as drivers of model construction: models of networks in economics and sociology
Studies in History and Philosophy of Science 48 : 97-104. With J. Kuorikoski

Methodological perspectives on recent theories of bounded rationality
Special Issue, Journal of Economic Methodology 21 (4). With T. Grune-Yanoff and I. Moscati

Introduction: Methodologies of Bounded Rationality
Journal of Economic Methodology 21 (4): 325-342. With T. Grune-Yanoff and I. Moscati

Philosophy of Economics
In S. French and J. Saatsi (eds.) The Bloomsbury Companion to the Philosophy of Science, Bloomsbury Academic, London: 314-333. With J. Kuorikoski

Papers from the IX INEM Conference in Helsinki
Special Issue, Journal of Economic Methodology 21 (1). With A. Lehtinen and U. Mäki

2013

Generative explanation and individualism in agent-based simulation
Philosophy of the Social Sciences 43 (3): 323-340. With P. Ylikoski

Playing with networks: How economists explain
European Journal for Philosophy of Science 3 (3): 331-352

Model-based explanation in the social sciences: modelling kinship terminologies and romantic networks
Perspectives on Science 21 (2): 175-180

A journey through 200 years of models
Science 339: 908 -- Review of Mary Morgan's The World in the Model

2012

Robustness analysis disclaimer: please read the manual before use!
Biology and Philosophy 27: 891-902. With J. Kuorikoski and A. Lehtinen

Economics as usual. Geographical economics shaped by disciplinary constraints
In J. Davis and W. Hands (eds) The Elgar Companion to Recent Economic Methodology: 188-206. With U. Mäki

Geographical economics & its neighbors – forces towards and against unification
Elsevier Handbook of the Philosophy of Science, vol. 13: Philosophy of Economics

Neuroeconomics: Hype or Hope?
Routledge 2012. With J. Vromen. (Reproduction of the Journal of Economic Methodology special issue, vol. 17(2))

Editorial & interview
The Reasoner 6(4)


2011

Is geographical economics imperializing economic geography?
Journal of Economic Geography 11: 645-665.  Joint with U. Mäki



2010

Economic Modelling as Robustness Analysis
British Journal for the Philosophy of Science 61(3): 541-567. With J. Kuorikoski and A. Lehtinen

Neuroeconomics: hype or hope?
Special issue, Journal of Economic Methodology 17(2). With J. Vromen

How to make progress in theories of spatial clustering: A case study of Malmberg and Maskell's emerging theory
Environment and Planning A 42 (10): 805-820. With P. Oinas

Review: H. Kincaid and D. Ross (eds.) The Oxford Handbook of Philosophy of Economics
Erasmus Journal for Philosophy and Economics 3 (2), 95-102

2009

Scientific unification in economics. The case of the New Economic Geography
Humana.Mente 10: 11-24

On the structure of explanatory unification: the case of geographical economics
Studies in History and Philosophy of Science 40: 2, 185-195. With U. Mäki

The ultimate/proximate distinction in recent accounts of human cooperation
Tijdschrift voor Filosofie 71: 1, 87-117. With J. Vromen

Review: T. Boylan and P. O'Gorman (eds.) Popper and Economic Methodology
Economics and Philosophy 25 (2): 223-229


2008

Explanatory pluralism and complementarity: From autonomy to integration
Philosophy of the Social Sciences 38:3, 314-333


 
2006 

Contrastive explanation and unrealistic models: The case of the new economic geography
Journal of Economic Methodology 13:4, 425-446


2004

Geographical economics versus economic geography: towards a clarification of the dispute
Environment and Planning A 36:10, 1737-1753

Essay symposium: Scientific realism, geography and economics
Environment and Planning A 36:10, 1717-1718. With U. Mäki, P. Oinas and A. Sayer