Heterodox Economics, Tolerance, and Pluralism
AbstractIn my response to Garnett and Mearman, I argue that many of their comments are based on the assumption that mainstream economics has truth and value, which is in fact not the case. In addition, I argue that that the divided economics community arises from actions taken by mainstream economists and not due to actions taken by heterodox economists. Finally, I argue that pluralism through tolerance is the way forward.JEL classification: B40, B50
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Volume (Year): 43 (2011)
Issue (Month): 4 (December)
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heterodox economics; neoclassical economics; tolerance; pluralism;
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