Curriculum Vitae (En)

September 2017

 

 

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.

·         Research Associate, Department of Economics, University of Bonn, since March 2015.

 

 

Visiting Positions

 

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

·         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.

 

Articles

 

·         Forthcoming 2018. “Interest conflicts in the history of economics”, History of Political Economy, Symposium on the Historiography of Contemporary Economics (guest edited jointly with E. Roy Weintraub).

·         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), Research in the History of Economic Thought and Methodology, symposium on the Historical Epistemology of Economics, guest editor with Harro Maas, 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. “Embracing the Personal: And Tackling the Contemporary in the History of Economics“, in Düppe, Till, and E. Roy Weintraub (eds.), The Historiography of Contemporary Economics, New York et al.: Routledge.

·         Forthcoming 2018. “Der Bonner Wandel der deutschen Volkswirtschaftslehre”; anniversary chronicle of the University of Bonn.

·         Forthcoming 2017. “Les origines historiques de l’expertise”, in Claveau, François and Julien Prud’Homme (eds.), Experts, sciences et sociétés, Presses de l‘Université de Montréal.

·         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.

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

·         2019 (editor). The Historiography of Contemporary Economics (with E. Roy Weintraub), under contract with Routledge.

·         2020 (editor). Oskar Morgenstern: diaries, in negotiation with Yale University Press.

 

Articles

 

·         “The history of economic consciousness: five considerations” (submitted to History and Theory)

·         “War after War: Wilhelm Krelle, 1916-2005” (submitted to the Journal of Contemporary History)

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

 

 

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; European Journal of the History of Economic Thought; Journal of Economic Methodology; Studies in History and Philosophy of Science; 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.

·         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), since August 2017.

 

 

Teaching Experience

 

·         L’histoire de la pensée économique jusqu’au XIX siècle, UQAM (Bachelor), each term since fall 2013.

·         L’histoire de la pensée économique au XX siècle, UQAM (Bachelor), each term since fall 2013.

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

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

·         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

 

·         2015-207. 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 June 2016: Bachelors program committee, department of economics, UQAM.

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

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

·         Since 2016: Member of the committee of the bachelors program in 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

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

·         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.

·         5th International Congress of the European Society for the History of Science, November 1-3, 2012, Athens (symposium organizer with Tiago Mata).

 

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).

·         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.

·         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.