Curriculum Vitae (En)

June 2018

 

 

Address

 

Université du Québec à Montréal (UQAM)

Department of Economics, Office DS-5955

320 St Catherine East, Montréal, Québec H2X 1L7

Tel. +1-514-987-3000 ext. 5577

Email: duppe.till@uqam.ca

 

 

Professional

 

·         Since May 2017: Associate Professor, Université du Québec à Montréal (UQAM), Department of Economics.

·         December 2012 – April 2016: Assistant Professor, Université du Québec à Montréal (UQAM), Department of Economics.

·         February 2012 – November 2012: Scientific Researcher (wissenschaftlicher Mitarbeiter), Humboldt University Berlin, Institute of Economic History.

·         March 2009 – January 2012: Scientific Researcher (wissenschaftlicher Mitarbeiter), University of Hamburg, Institute for Economic History and the History of Economics.

 

 

Affiliations

 

·         Member of CIRST, Centre interuniversitaire de recherche sur la science et la technologie, since October 2013.

·         Research Associate, Institute for the Human Sciences, Vienna: “Between Bukharin and Balcerowicz: A Comparative History of Economic Thought under Communism” (http://triple-b-project.net), since October 2014.

 

 

Visiting Positions

 

·         Visiting Professor, Université Lumière Lyon II, Winter 2016, Fall 2016.

·         Research Associate, Department of Economics, University of Bonn, 2015-2017.

·         Visiting Professor, Center for Operations Research and Econometrics (CORE), Louvain-la-Neuve, May 2014.

·         Visiting Instructor, University of Colorado at Denver, International College Beijing, January–June 2011.

·         Visiting Scholar, Center for the History of Political Economy, Duke University: September 2011, February 2013, December 2014.

 

 

Education

 

·         2009: PhD in Philosophy and Economics: Erasmus University Rotterdam

Supervised by Arjo Klamer and Jos de Mul; external examiners: Philip Mirowski, Gido Berns.

Summary in Journal of the History of Economic Thought, 32 (4): 609-611, and in Erasmus Journal for Philosophy and Economics, 3 (1): 132-35.

·         2004: MPhil in Philosophy and Economics: Erasmus University Rotterdam

·         2003: Dipl. VW (Master in Economics): Albert-Ludwigs-Universität Freiburg (c.l.)

·         2001: Mag. Phil (Master in Philosophy): University of Vienna (c.l.)

 

 

Areas of Research

 

·         Cold War history of economics

·         Historical epistemology

·         Life writing in science

 

 

Areas of Competence

 

·         philosophy of the social sciences

·         history of philosophy

·         phenomenology

 

 

Publications

 

Books

 

·         2014. Finding Equilibrium: Arrow, Debreu, McKenzie and the Problem of Scientific Credit, with E. Roy Weintraub, Princeton University Press (Joseph Spengler Book Award 2016 of the History of Economics Society).

 

Reviews:

Nicholas Gane (2017), The European Journal of the History of Economic Thought, 24 (1): 190-2; Thomas Stapleford (2015), Isis: Journal of the History of Science Society, 106 (4): 988–990; Ivan Boldyrev (2015), Studies in History and Philosophy of Science, 54: 127-131; Steven G. Medema (2015), Journal of the History of Economic Thought, 37 (2): 337-340; Marcel Boumans (2015), History of Economic Ideas, 23 (1): 192-195; Camila Orozco Espinel (2015), Journal of Economic Methodology, 22 (1): 134-139; Rizvi, S. Abu Turab (2015), Erasmus Journal for Philosophy and Economics 8 (1): 110-115; Tobias F. Rötheli (2015), Business History Review, 89 (2): 350-2; Olav Bjerkholt (February 2015), Economic History Association (eh.net); Karen Horn (June 5, 2015), Neue Zürcher Zeitung; Joachim Ossip Mierau (2014), Economisch Statistische Berichten, 789; David Warsh (November 8, 2014), Economic Principles.

 

·         2011. The Making of the Economy: A Phenomenology of Economic Science. Lexington Books.

 

Reviews:

Margaret Schabas (2014), History of Political Economy, 46 (2): 346-348; John Davis (2014), Journal of the History of Economic Thought, 36 (1): 128-130; Edward Nik-Khah (2013), Journal of Economic Methodology, 20 (1): 86-91; Todd Mei (2012), Philosophy in Review, 32 (6): 462-464; Antonio Callari (2012), Erasmus Journal for Philosophy and Economics, 5 (2): 104-112.

 

Edited books

 

·         2019. Economic Knowledge in Socialism, Annual Supplement of History of Political Economy (with Ivan Boldyrev). Durham/NC: Duke University Press.

·         2019. Contemporary Historiography of Economics (with E. Roy Weintraub). Routledge.

 

Articles

 

·         2018. “The Contemporary Historiography of Economics”, and “Interest Conflicts in the History of Economics”, Symposium on the Contemporary Historiography of Economics, History of Political Economy, 50 (3).

·         2017. “Gerard Debreu’s Values: Axioms and Anecdotes”, Research in the History of Economic Thought and Methodology, 35 (A): 85-111.

·         2017. “The Historical Epistemology of Economics: An Invitation”, (with Harro Maas), symposium on the Historical Epistemology of Economics, guest editor with Harro Maas, Research in the History of Economic Thought and Methodology, 35 (A): 3-9.

·         2017. “The Generation of the GDR: Economists at the Humboldt University of Berlin Caught between Loyalty and Relevance”, History of the Human Sciences, 30 (3): 50-85.

·         2017. “How Modern Economics Learned French: Jacques Drèze and the Foundation of CORE”, European Journal of the History of Economic Thought, 24 (2): 238-273.

·         2016. “Losing Equilibrium: On the Existence of Abraham Wald’s Fixed-Point Proof of 1935”, with E. Roy Weintraub, History of Political Economy, 48 (4): 635-655.

·         2016. “Koopmans in the Soviet Union: A travel report of the summer of 1965”, Journal of the History of Economic Thought, 38 (1): 81-104.

·         2016. “Serendipity in Writing the Lives of Scientists”, Serendipities: Journal for the Sociology and History of the Social Sciences, 1 (1): 7-10.

·         2015. “Border Cases between Autonomy and Relevance: Economic Sciences in Berlin - a Natural Experiment.” Studies in the History and Philosophy of Science, 51: 22-32.

·         2015. “Equilibrium: History of the Concept.” In: James D. Wright (editor-in-chief), International Encyclopedia of the Social & Behavioral Sciences, 2nd edition, Vol. 7. Oxford: Elsevier. pp. 912–917. French translation 2016, “L’histoire du concept d’équilibre en sciences économiques”, L’Actualité Économique, 92 (3): 581-594.

·         2015. “Listening to the Music of Reason: Nicholas Bourbaki and the phenomenology of mathematical experience.” Journal of Existential and Phenomenological Theory and Culture, 10: 38-56.

·         2014. “Siting the New Economic Science: The Activity Analysis Conference of June 1949” with E. Roy Weintraub, Science in Context, 27 (3): 453-483.

·         2012. “Arrow and Debreu de-homogenized,” Journal of the History of Economic Thought, 34 (4): 491-514. (History of Economics Society Best Article Prize 2013)

·         2012. “Gerard Debreu’s Secrecy: His Life in Order and Silence,” History of Political Economy, 44 (3): 413-449.

·         2011. “How Economic Methodology became a Separate Science,” Journal of Economic Methodology, 18 (2): 163-176.

·         2010. “Debreu’s apologies for mathematical economics after 1983”, Erasmus Journal for Philosophy and Economics, 3 (1): 1-32.

 

Articles (in edited volumes)

 

·         Forthcoming 2019. “Dealing with the Personal in the Contemporary History of Economics“, in Düppe, Till, and E. Roy Weintraub (eds.), Contemporary Historiography of Economics, New York et al.: Routledge.

·         2018. “Der Bonner Wandel der deutschen Volkswirtschaftslehre”. In Becker, Thomas, and Philip Rosin (eds.), Die Geschichte der Universität Bonn seit 1818, Bd 4: die Buchwissenschaften.

·         2018. “Les origines historiques de l’expertise”, in Claveau, François and Julien Prud’Homme (eds.), Experts, sciences et sociétés, Presses de l‘Université de Montréal : 23-37.

·         2013. “Talk Means Trouble – Don’t Talk: Angst und Wissen in ökonomischen Diskursen“, in Pahl, Hanno und Jan Sparsam (eds.). Wirtschaftswissenschaft als Oikodizee? Diskussionen im Anschluss an Joseph Vogls Gespenst des Kapitals. Wiesbaden: Springer: 91-112.

·         2009.“Vom Niedergang des Lebens zum Niedergang des Lebens: Einübung in lebensphänomenologische Marktkritik“, in Kühn, Rolf (ed.), Ökonomie als ethische Herausforderung: Lebensphänomenologische Grundlagen. Freiburg/München: Karl Alber: 80-119.

·         2008. “The Meaning-Surplus of The Rhetoric of Economics: Metaphor and Humanism for Economists”, in Clift, Edward (ed.), How Language is Used to Do Business: Essays on the Rhetoric of Economics, New York: Edwin Mellen Press: 53-86.

 

Reviews

 

·         2016. Review of Paul Erickson, Judy L. Klein, Lorraine Daston, Rebecca Lemov, Thomas Sturm, and Michael D. Gordin (2013). How Reason Almost Lost Its Mind: The Strange Career of Cold War Rationality. Chicago: University of Chicago Press. Journal of the History of Economic Thought, 38 (4): 571-575.

·         2015. Review of Harro Maas (2014). Economic Methodology: A Historical Introduction, translated by Liz Waters. Journal of the History of Economic Thought, 37 (4): 623-626.

·         2014. Review of Ryan Walter (2014). A Critical History of the Economy: On the birth of the national and international economy. Erasmus Journal of Philosophy and Economics, 6 (1): 140-146.

·         2004. Review of Rolf Kühn, Michael Staudigl (eds.) (2003), Epoché und Reduktion: Formen und Praxis der Reduktion in der Phänomenologie. Journal Phänomenologie, 21.

·         2003. Review of Rolf Kühn (2003). Radikalisierte Phänomenologie. Philosophischer Literaturanzeiger, 56 (4).

 

Other Publications

 

·         2015. „Es ist undurchschaubar und absolut unplanbar,“ in Lehmann, Sandra and Andrea Roedig, Bestandsaufnahme Kopfarbeit: Interviews mit Geisteswissenschaftler/innen der mittleren Generation. Wien: Klever.

·         2011-2014. Several entrances at the Institute for New Economic Thinking Blog, History of Economics Playground.

 

 

Work in Progress

 

Books

 

·         2018. Histoire de la pensée économique: d’Aristote à Marx. Les Presses de l’Université de Montréal.

 

Articles

 

·         “War after War: Wilhelm Krelle, 1916-2005”.

·         “Programming the USSR: Kantorovich’s politics of optimal planning” (with Ivan Boldyrev).

·         “The history of economic consciousness: five considerations”.

·         “Economic laws are there to be used, not to be ignored“: The Stasi and GDR Revisionism

·         “German Fears in Economic Engineering: An Affective Criticism”.

 

 

Research Funds and Scholarships

 

Individual (principal applicant)

·         Social Sciences and Humanities Research Council (SSHRC), “insight development”, 2017-2019 (63.000 CAD), co-applicants: Ivan Boldyrev and Jean-Guy Prévost.

·         Fonds de recherche société et culture (FRQSC) “Établissement de nouveaux professeurs chercheurs”, 2014-2017 (39.600 CAD).

·         Research Contract, University of Bonn, Economics Department, 2014-2015 (10.000 EUR).

·         Programme d'aide financière à la recherche et à la création (PAFARC), Université du Québec à Montréal, 2013 (12.000 CAD).

·         PhD Research Grant, Faculty of Philosophy University Rotterdam, 2004-2007 (30.000 EUR).

 

Team

·         History of Economics New Initiatives program 2014 (jointly with Alessandro Barattieri and Yves Gingras): Montreal Summer School in the History of Science and Economics: 10.000 CAD

·         History of Economics New Initiative program 2014, jointly with Francois Claveau and Yves Gingras): Mapping Economics since 1950: An open-access web platform for the visual exploration of economic publications: 5.000 CAD

·         CIRST (Centre Interuniversitaire de recherche sur la science et la technologie). Regroupement stratégique, FRQSC, 2017.

 

 

Prizes and Awards

 

·         Young Researcher Award 2017 of the European Society for the History of Economic Thought (ESHET); awarded to scholars below the age of 40 in recognition of outstanding publications in the history of economic thought.

·         Joseph Spengler Book Award 2016 of the History of Economics Society for Finding Equilibrium: Arrow, Debreu, McKenzie and the Problem of Scientific Credit, Princeton University Press.

·         Best Article Prize 2013 of the History of Economics Society for “Arrow and Debreu de-homogenized,” Journal of the History of Economic Thought.

 

 

Professional Service

 

Editorial

·         Editorial Board, Research in the History of Economic Thought and Methodology.

 

Referee

·         History of Political Economy; Journal of the History of Economic Thought; European Journal of the History of Economic Thought; Journal of Economic Methodology; Studies in History and Philosophy of Science; Historia Mathematica; Science in Context; Austrian Science Fund (FWF); Erasmus Journal for Philosophy and Economics; L’Actualités Économiques; Rowman & Littlefield International; Panoecomomicus; Economic Issues.

 

Committees

·         Member of the program committee of the 20th anniversary conference of the Erasmus Institute for Philosophy and Economics, 2017.

·         Member of the committee for the Warren Samuels Prize of Research in the History of Economic Thought and Methodology, 2015, 2016, 2017.

·         Member of the committee for the best article in the history of economics of the History of Economics Society, 2012.

·         Member of the committee for the Mark Blaug Prize in the history and philosophy of economics, 2013.

 

Membership

·         History of Economics Society (HES); European Society for the History of Economic Thought (ESHET); Nederlandse Gezelschap voor Fenomenologische Wijsbegeerte; Deutsche Gesellschaft für phänomenologische Forschung; Econometric Society

 

Other Services

·         Research Ambassador for the German Academic Exchange Service (DAAD), 2017-2018.

 

 

Teaching Experience

 

·         La pensée économique jusqu’au XIX siècle, UQAM (Bachelor), each term since fall 2013.

·         La pensée économique au XX siècle, UQAM (Bachelor), each winter term since fall 2013.

·         Sujets en philosophie et histoire de la pensée économique, UQAM (Master and PhD), Fall 2013, Fall 2014, Fall 2017.

·         Économie, philosophie et science, UQAM (Bachelor), Winter 2015.

·         History of Economic and Political Thought, Université Lumière Lyon II, (Bachelor), Spring 2017.

·         History of Economic Thought from Aristotle to today, Université Lumière Lyon II, (Bachelor), Winter 2016.

·         History of Economic Sciences at the Humboldt University (Bachelor Seminar), Humboldt University Berlin, Winter 2012.

·         History of Economic Thought, 1870 to today (Master), Humboldt University Berlin, Summer 2012.

·         Development of Economic Thought, 1870-1970 (Bachelor), University of Hamburg, Winter 2011 (in German).

·         History of Economic Thought (Bachelor), University of Colorado at Denver: International College Beijing, Spring 2011.

·         History of Economic Thought (PPE Master), University of Hamburg, Winter 2009, 2010.

 

Teaching Assistant

 

·         Teaching Assistant for Elisabeth Allgoewer: Economic History and History of Economics (Bachelor), University of Hamburg, Summer Term 2009, 2010, 2011.

·         Teaching Assistant for Arjo Klamer: Culture and Economics (Master), University of Rotterdam, 2006; Economie van Kunst en Cultuur (Bachelor), University of Rotterdam, 2006; Philosophy of Science (Bachelor), University of Maastricht, 2004, 2005, 2006, 2007.

·         Teaching Assistant for Rolf Kühn, Husserl’s Genetic Phenomenology (Diploma), University of Vienna, 2001.

 

 

Supervision

 

·         2018. Master thesis Sarah Joly-Simard (UQAM), “L’économie politique du socialisme entre dogmatisme Marxiste et réalité soviétique.”

·         2015-2017. Master thesis Louis-Maxime Joly (UQAM), “Les générations post-keynésiennes: une comparaison des idées macroéconomiques de M. Kalecki, J. Robinson et P. Davidson”

·         2013-2016: PhD thesis Fabian Braesemann (second supervisor, first supervisor Hansjörg Klausinger): “Boundaries, Bonds and Bridges: A Data-Driven Validation of Concepts Relevant for Behavioral Economics.” Vienna University of Economics and Business. Today Postdoctoral Research Fellow, Oxford Internet Institute.

·         2012-2016: Committee member PhD thesis Juan Carvajalino (UQAM), “Edwin B. Wilson aux origines de l’économie mathématique de Paul Samuelson : essais sur l’histoire entremêlée de la science économique, des mathématiques et des statistiques aux U.S., 1900-1940.”

·         2013-2014: Master thesis Wael Atallah (UQAM), “Le discours de Milton Friedman dans les sphères scientifique, politique et publique.”

·         2015: External PhD examiner of Edwin Michael Wentworth Sayes, School of Social and Political Sciences, University of Melbourne.

·         2012-2013: Co-supervision Master thesis Fabian Braesemann (Humboldt University Berlin)

·         2011-2012: Co-supervision Master thesis Mark McAdam (Hamburg University)

 

 

Academic Administration

 

·         Since 2017: Member of the selection committee for student scholarships, CIRST.

·         Since 2016: Delegate of the professors union at UQAM.

·         Since 2015: Member of the committee of financial evaluation, Centre interuniversitaire de recherche sur la science et la technologie.

·         2016: Bachelors program committee, department of economics, UQAM.

·         2010-2012: Member of the Graduate School Committee, Faculty of Economic and Social Sciences University, University of Hamburg

·         2010-2012: Equal opportunity representative of the Department of Economics, University of Hamburg

·         2010-2012: Member of the committee of the masters program “Philosophy, Economics, and Politics”, University of Hamburg.

·         2006-2007: PhD Student representative at the Board of the Erasmus Institute for Philosophy and Economics, Erasmus University Rotterdam.

 

 

Conferences and talks

 

Conference and session organization

·         Duke Summer Institute for the History of Economics, June 19-24, 2018, Duke University (organized jointly with Bruce Caldwell). Invited speakers, among others, Mary Poovey, Philip Mirowski.

·         Annual History of Political Economy Conference, April 6-7, 2018, Duke University (main organizer). Invited speakers only, funded by CHOPE, Duke University.

·         The Historiography of Contemporary Economics, October 13-14, 2017, University of Lausanne, workshop organized jointly with Harro Maas.

·         The Montréal Summer School in the History of Economics and Science, July 19-26, 2015, Montréal (main organizer with Alessandro Barattieri and Yves Gingras). Invited speakers, among others, Judy Klein, E. Roy Weintraub, Theodore Porter, Thomas Stapleford, Hunter Heyck (total budget 15.000 CAD).

·         Annual conference of the History of Economics Society, June 20-23, 2014, Montréal (co-organizer with Robert Leonard).

·         Mathematics and the transformation of economics after 1945, November 9, 2012, University of Berlin (main organizer). Invited speakers, among others, Lorraine Daston, E. Roy Weintraub, Werner Hildenbrand, Harald Hagemann.

 

Invited talks

·         Center for the History of Political Economy, Duke University, Durham/NC, Friday workshop, January 29, 2016; October 6, 2017.

·         “Historicizing the Economy”, Workshop, Institute for Global Law and Policy at Harvard University, September 23-24, 2016.

·         Meeting of the former economics section of the Humboldt University Berlin, Humboldt University Berlin, May 21, 2016.

·         History of Economic Thought Seminar Series of the Triangle Research Center CNRS, Université Lumière Lyon II, March 11, 2016.

·         Workshop organized by Joseph Vogl, Dennis Schep, and Sylwia Chrostowska, “Affect, Capital, Critique.” Humboldt-University Berlin, August 15, 2015.

·         “L’économie à l’université”, April 30, 2015, Collectif pour un enseignement pluraliste de l’économie au Québec.

·         “Social and human sciences on both sides of the iron curtain”, October 17-19, 2013, Moscow School of Economics.

·         Centre interuniversitaire de Recherche sur la science et la technologie (CIRST), Montréal, Octobre 11, 2013.

·         Annual Conference of the History of Economics Society, University of British Columbia Vancouver, June 20-22, 2013, plenary talk.

·         Kritische Wirtschaftswissenschaften, lecture series, October 30, 2012, Humboldt University Berlin.

·         Rethinking Economics, Studienstiftung des deutschen Volkes, June 22-24, 2012, University of Tübingen.

·         4th Annual Workshop on the History of ‘Economics as Culture’, March 9, 2012, Université de Cergy-Pontoise, Paris.

·         History of Political Economy Lunch Seminar, September 15, 2012, Duke University.

 

Annual Meetings

·         Annual Meetings of the History of Economics Society (HES): Syracuse/New York (June 25-28, 2010: Young Scholar award, funded), Vancouver (June 20-22, 2013), Montréal (June 20-23, 2014), Duke University (June 17-20, 2016); Toronto (June 22-25, 2017).

·         Annual Meetings of the European Society for the History of Economic Thought (ESHET): Prague (May 15-17, 2008: Young Scholar award, funded); Thessaloniki (April 23-26, 2009); St. Petersburg (May 16-19, 2012); Lausanne (May 29-31, 2014); Antwerp (May 18-20, 2017).

·         Annual Meeting of the Society for Social Studies of Science (4S): Boston (August 29-September 3, 2017).

·         Annual Meeting of the History of Science Society (HSS): Toronto (November 9-12, 2017).

·         Social Science History Conference (SSHC): Montréal (November 2-5, 2017).

·         Annual Meeting of the American Social Science Association (ASSA): Philadelphia, January 5-7, 2018.

·         Annual Meeting of the Econometric Society, European Meeting: Toulouse (August 25-29, 2014); lunch session organized by Mary Morgan, chaired by Jim Heckman.

·         Annual Meeting of the History of Recent Social Science: Ecole Normale de Cachan, Paris (June 13-24, 2014).

·         Annual Congress of History of Science, Technology and Medicine: July 21-28, 2013, University of Manchester.

·         5th International Congress of the European Society for the History of Science, November 1-3, 2012, Athens.

·         Annual Meeting of the German Society for the History of Science, September 28-30, 2012, University of Mainz.

·         Annual Summer Institute for the History of Economic Thought, University of Richmond, June 24 – 27, 2011, Richmond/Virginia (funded).

·         Annual Meetings of the International Network for Economic Method: Madrid (September 12-13, 2008), Helsinki (September 1-3, 2011).

·         Annual Meeting of the UK History of Economic Thought Association: London, Kingston University (September 16-17, 2010).

·         Annual Meeting of the Charles Gide Association: University of Paris Sorbonne (May 27-29, 2010).

·         Annual Meeting of the The Interdisciplinary Coalition of North American Phenomenologists, Ramapo College, May 24-26, 2013.

·         Annual European Conference on the History of Economics (ECHE), University of Siena, October 4-6, 2007.

·         Annual Meeting of the European Association for Evolutionary Political Economy, Istanbul, November 2-4, 2006.

 

Workshops

·         Berlin Economic History Colloquium, Faculty of Economics, Humboldt University Berlin, February 2012, June 2012, June 2013, June 2014.

·         International Workshop From Past to Present: The Foundations, Definitions and Usages of Perfect Competition, January 13-14, 2011, Paris.

·         Foundations of the Formal Sciences VII: Bringing together Philosophy and Sociology of Science, Free University Brussels, October 21-24, 2008.

·         Italian Association for the History of Political Economy (STOREP), The Historical Roots of Heterodox Economics, University of Padova, Bressanone, September 12-21, 2005.

·         Rhetoric and Economics: An Interdisciplinary Conference, Millikin University, Decatur, Illinois, June 6-9, 2005.