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  1. Daniel Houser & David M. Levy & Kail Padgitt & Sandra J. Peart & Erte Xiao, 2014. "Raising the Price of Talk: An Experimental Analysis of Transparent Leadership," Working Papers 1048, George Mason University, Interdisciplinary Center for Economic Science.
  2. Michael D. Makowsky & David M. Levy, 2010. "Emergent Pareto-Levy Distributed Returns to Research in a Multi-Agent Model of Endogenous Technical Change," Working Papers 2010-10, Towson University, Department of Economics, revised Apr 2010.
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  1. Levy, David, 2015. "Carl Hampus Lyttkens, Economic Analysis of Institutional Change in Ancient Greece: Politics, Taxation and Rational Behavior (London and New York: Routledge, 2013), pp. xiii, 188, $140. ISBN 978-0-415-," Journal of the History of Economic Thought, Cambridge University Press, vol. 37(02), pages 332-334, June.
  2. Peart, Sandra J. & Levy, David M., 2015. "Huei-chun Su, Economic Justice and Liberty: The Social Philosophy in John Stuart Mill’s Utilitarianism (London and New York: Routledge, 2013), pp. 214 + xviii, $140. ISBN 978-0415-69275-5," Journal of the History of Economic Thought, Cambridge University Press, vol. 37(04), pages 667-670, December.
  3. Makowsky, Michael D. & Levy, David M., 2015. "Increasing Returns To Scale, Price Dispersion, And The Distribution Of Returns To Innovation," Macroeconomic Dynamics, Cambridge University Press, vol. 19(02), pages 334-362, March.
  4. David Levy & Sandra Peart, 2015. "G. Warren Nutter’s “Traveler’s tale of the Soviet economy”: A witness to the actual world," The Review of Austrian Economics, Springer, vol. 28(4), pages 397-404, December.
  5. David M. Levy & Sandra J. Peart, 2015. "Learning from Failure: A Review of Peter Schuck's Why Government Fails So Often: And How It Can Do Better," Journal of Economic Literature, American Economic Association, vol. 53(3), pages 667-74, September.
  6. Houser, Daniel & Levy, David M. & Padgitt, Kail & Peart, Sandra J. & Xiao, Erte, 2014. "Raising the price of talk: An experimental analysis of transparent leadership," Journal of Economic Behavior & Organization, Elsevier, vol. 105(C), pages 208-218.
  7. David Levy & Sandra Peart, 2012. "Tullock on motivated inquiry: expert-induced uncertainty disguised as risk," Public Choice, Springer, vol. 152(1), pages 163-180, July.
  8. Levy, David M. & Padgitt, Kail & Peart, Sandra J. & Houser, Daniel & Xiao, Erte, 2011. "Leadership, cheap talk and really cheap talk," Journal of Economic Behavior & Organization, Elsevier, vol. 77(1), pages 40-52, January.
  9. Levy, David M. & Peart, Sandra J., 2011. "Soviet growth and American textbooks: An endogenous past," Journal of Economic Behavior & Organization, Elsevier, vol. 78(1-2), pages 110-125, April.
  10. David Levy, 2011. "Morals and Markets: An Evolutionary Account of the Modern World, by Daniel Friedman," Eastern Economic Journal, Palgrave Macmillan, vol. 37(3), pages 433-435.
  11. Sandra J. Peart & David M. Levy, 2010. "Peart and Levy on Moss Against Racism," American Journal of Economics and Sociology, Wiley Blackwell, vol. 69(1), pages 67-77, 01.
  12. David Levy, 2010. "Paul J. Zak (ed.), Moral markets: The critical role of values in the economics," Journal of Bioeconomics, Springer, vol. 12(3), pages 269-274, October.
  13. David Levy & Sandra J. Peart, 2010. "Levy and Peart on Whately and Transparency," American Journal of Economics and Sociology, Wiley Blackwell, vol. 69(1), pages 166-187, 01.
  14. Levy, David M. & Makowsky, Michael D., 2010. "Price dispersion and increasing returns to scale," Journal of Economic Behavior & Organization, Elsevier, vol. 73(3), pages 406-417, March.
  15. Levy, David M., 2009. "Caplan Bryan, Public Choice for Sheeple. A Review of The Myth of the Rational Voter: Why Democracies Choose Bad Policies , Princeton University Press, Princeton (2007) 280 + x pp., index, ISBN ISBN13:," Journal of Economic Behavior & Organization, Elsevier, vol. 69(3), pages 288-294, March.
  16. Levy, David M. & Peart, Sandra J., 2009. "Sympathy, evolution, and The Economist," Journal of Economic Behavior & Organization, Elsevier, vol. 71(1), pages 29-36, July.
  17. Sandra Peart & David Levy, 2009. "After Hayek: On Theodore Burczak’s socialism after Hayek," The Review of Austrian Economics, Springer, vol. 22(3), pages 293-296, September.
  18. Sandra Peart & David Levy, 2008. "Discussion, construction and evolution: Mill, Buchanan and Hayek on the constitutional order," Constitutional Political Economy, Springer, vol. 19(1), pages 3-18, March.
  19. David M Levy & Sandra J Peart, 2008. "Inducing Greater Transparency: Towards the Establishment of Ethical Rules for Econometrics," Eastern Economic Journal, Palgrave Macmillan, vol. 34(1), pages 103-114, Winter.
  20. Sandra J Peart & David M Levy, 2008. "Introduction to the Symposium on Ethics," Eastern Economic Journal, Palgrave Macmillan, vol. 34(1), pages 101-102, Winter.
  21. Peart, Sandra J. & Levy, David M., 2008. "Darwin's unpublished letter at the Bradlaugh-Besant trial: A question of divided expert judgment," European Journal of Political Economy, Elsevier, vol. 24(2), pages 343-353, June.
  22. David M. Levy & Sandra J. Peart, 2008. "Analytical Egalitarianism," American Journal of Economics and Sociology, Wiley Blackwell, vol. 67(3), pages 473-479, 07.
  23. David Levy, 2008. "Margaret Schabas: The Natural Origins of Economics," Constitutional Political Economy, Springer, vol. 19(4), pages 361-367, December.
  24. David M. Levy, 2007. "The Puzzle of Jevons," History of Economic Ideas, Fabrizio Serra Editore, Pisa - Roma, vol. 15(3), pages 165-171.
  25. David Levy & Sandra Peart, 2006. "The fragility of a discipline when a model has monopoly status," The Review of Austrian Economics, Springer, vol. 19(2), pages 125-136, June.
  26. David Levy & Sandra Peart, 2006. "Charles Kingsley and the Theological Interpretation of Natural Selection," Journal of Bioeconomics, Springer, vol. 8(3), pages 197-218, December.
  27. Levy, David M. & Peart, Sandra J. & Farrant, Andrew, 2005. "The spatial politics of F.A. Hayek's Road to Serfdom," European Journal of Political Economy, Elsevier, vol. 21(4), pages 982-999, December.
  28. Levy, David M. & Peart, Sandra J. & Farrant, Andrew, 2005. "When socialism fails, then what?," European Journal of Political Economy, Elsevier, vol. 21(4), pages 1064-1068, December.
  29. Sandra Peart & David Levy, 2005. "A discipline without sympathy: the happiness of the majority and its demise," Canadian Journal of Economics, Canadian Economics Association, vol. 38(3), pages 937-954, August.
  30. Sandra J. Peart & David M. Levy, 2005. "Valuing (and Teaching) the Past," The Journal of Economic Education, Taylor & Francis Journals, vol. 36(2), pages 171-184, April.
  31. Sandra J. Peart & David M. Levy, 2005. "Darwin and Happiness," American Journal of Economics and Sociology, Wiley Blackwell, vol. 64(3), pages 851-879, 07.
  32. David M. Levy & Sandra J. Peart, 2005. "The Theory of Economic Policy in British Classical Political Economy: A Sympathetic Reading," History of Political Economy, Duke University Press, vol. 37(5), pages 120-142, Supplemen.
  33. David M. Levy, 2004. "Duncan K. Foley, Unholy Trinity: Labor, Capital, and Land in the New Economy, The Graz Schumpeter Lectures, London and New York, Routledge, 2003, xi+98," History of Economic Ideas, Fabrizio Serra Editore, Pisa - Roma, vol. 12(2), pages 107-111.
  34. Levy, David M. & Peart, Sandra J., 2004. "Sympathy And Approbation In Hume And Smith: A Solution To The Other Rational Species Problem," Economics and Philosophy, Cambridge University Press, vol. 20(02), pages 331-349, October.
  35. Levy, David M., 2004. "Machine Dreams: Economics Becomes a Cyborg Science: Philip Mirowski, Cambridge University Press, Cambridge, 2002," Journal of Economic Behavior & Organization, Elsevier, vol. 53(3), pages 423-431, March.
  36. Sandra Peart & David Levy, 2004. "Sympathy and its discontents: 'Greatest happiness' versus the 'general good'," The European Journal of the History of Economic Thought, Taylor & Francis Journals, vol. 11(3), pages 453-478.
  37. Levy, David M. & Peart, Sandra J., 2004. "Statistical prejudice: from eugenics to immigrants," European Journal of Political Economy, Elsevier, vol. 20(1), pages 5-22, March.
  38. Peart, Sandra J. & Levy, David M., 2003. "Denying Human Homogeneity: Eugenics & The Making of Post-Classical Economics," Journal of the History of Economic Thought, Cambridge University Press, vol. 25(03), pages 261-288, September.
  39. David M. Levy & Sandra J. Peart, 2003. "“Who Are the Canters?” The Coalition of Evangelical-Economic Egalitarians," History of Political Economy, Duke University Press, vol. 35(4), pages 731-757, Winter.
  40. Levy, David M & Peart, Sandra, 2002. "Galton's Two Papers on Voting as Robust Estimation," Public Choice, Springer, vol. 113(3-4), pages 357-65, December.
  41. Levy, David M, 2002. "Robust Institutions," The Review of Austrian Economics, Springer, vol. 15(2-3), pages 131-42, June.
  42. Claire Friedland & Crauford Goodwin & Claire H. Hammond & J. Daniel Hammond & David Levy & Steven G. Medema & Michele I. Naples & Warren J. Samuels & Stephen M. Stigler, 2002. "George J. Stigler (1911-1991): Scholar, Father, Dissertation Advisor, Referee, Textbook Writer and Policy Analyst," American Journal of Economics and Sociology, Wiley Blackwell, vol. 61(3), pages 609-656, 07.
  43. David Levy & Sandra Peart, 2001. "Analytical egalitarianism, anecdotal evidence and information aggregation via proverbial wisdom," Journal of Economic Methodology, Taylor & Francis Journals, vol. 11(4), pages 411-435.
  44. Levy, David M., 2001. "How the Dismal Science Got its Name: Debating Racial Quackery," Journal of the History of Economic Thought, Cambridge University Press, vol. 23(01), pages 5-35, March.
  45. Levy, David M., 1999. "Adam Smith's Katallactic Model of Gambling: Approbation from the Spectator," Journal of the History of Economic Thought, Cambridge University Press, vol. 21(01), pages 81-91, March.
  46. David Levy, 1998. "Arjo Klamer (ed.), The Value of Culture: On the Relationship between Economics and Arts," Journal of Cultural Economics, Springer, vol. 22(1), pages 63-65, March.
  47. Levy, David M, 1997. "Adam Smith's Rational Choice Linguistics," Economic Inquiry, Western Economic Association International, vol. 35(3), pages 672-78, July.
  48. Levy, David M., 1997. "The Idea of Luxury: A Conceptual and Historical Investigation, Christopher J. Berry. Cambridge University Press, 1994, xiv + 271 pages," Economics and Philosophy, Cambridge University Press, vol. 13(01), pages 134-139, April.
  49. David Levy, 1995. "Book Reviews," Journal of Economic Methodology, Taylor & Francis Journals, vol. 2(1), pages 158-163.
  50. Levy David M, 1995. "Stigler's Revival of Mandeville: A "Mistake" Free Theory of Society," Journal des Economistes et des Etudes Humaines, De Gruyter, vol. 6(4), pages 1-16, December.
  51. Levy, David M, 1994. "The Fragile Politics of Addiction," Public Choice, Springer, vol. 81(3-4), pages 263-75, December.
  52. Diamond, Arthur M, Jr & Levy, David M, 1994. "The Metrics of Style: Adam Smith Teaches Efficient Rhetoric," Economic Inquiry, Western Economic Association International, vol. 32(1), pages 138-45, January.
  53. Christine Holden & David M. Levy, 1993. "Birth Control and the Amelioration Controversy," History of Political Economy, Duke University Press, vol. 25(2), pages 283-311, Summer.
  54. Levy, David M., 1992. "Public capital and international labor productivity : Tests based on median-unbiased estimation," Economics Letters, Elsevier, vol. 39(3), pages 365-368, July.
  55. Levy, David, 1991. "Economic Thought Adam Smith's Economics: Its Place in the Development of Economic Thought. By Maurice Brown. New York: Croom Helm, 1988. Pp. vii, 189. $55.00," The Journal of Economic History, Cambridge University Press, vol. 51(04), pages 996-997, December.
  56. Levy, David M, 1990. "The Bias in Centrally Planned Prices," Public Choice, Springer, vol. 67(3), pages 213-26, December.
  57. Levy, David M. & Feigenbaum, Susan, 1990. "Testing the replication hypothesis : When the data set is subject to gross error," Economics Letters, Elsevier, vol. 34(1), pages 49-53, September.
  58. Levy, David M., 1990. "Estimating the impact of government R&D," Economics Letters, Elsevier, vol. 32(2), pages 169-173, February.
  59. Gary M. Anderson & David M. Levy & Robert D. Tollison, 1989. "The Half-Life of Dead Economists," Canadian Journal of Economics, Canadian Economics Association, vol. 22(1), pages 174-83, February.
  60. David Levy, 1989. "Equilibrium employment of inputs by a rent-seeking firm," Public Choice, Springer, vol. 60(2), pages 177-184, February.
  61. Levy, David M, 1989. "The Statistical Basis of Athenian-American Constitutional Theory," The Journal of Legal Studies, University of Chicago Press, vol. 18(1), pages 79-103, January.
  62. David M. Levy, 1988. "The Market for Fame and Fortune," History of Political Economy, Duke University Press, vol. 20(4), pages 615-625, Winter.
  63. Levy, David, 1988. "Utility-Enhancing Consumption Constraints," Economics and Philosophy, Cambridge University Press, vol. 4(01), pages 69-88, April.
  64. Susan Feigenbaum & Lynn Karoly & David Levy, 1988. "When votes are words not deeds: Some evidence from the Nuclear Freeze Referendum," Public Choice, Springer, vol. 58(3), pages 201-216, September.
  65. Levy, David, 1988. "Increasing the likelihood value by adding constraints," Economics Letters, Elsevier, vol. 28(1), pages 57-61.
  66. Levy, David, 1987. "Is Mandeville Useful Today? A Comment," Journal of the History of Economic Thought, Cambridge University Press, vol. 8(02), pages 51-53, December.
  67. Levy, David, 1987. "Goethe on Demonic Fiscal Policy," Journal of the History of Economic Thought, Cambridge University Press, vol. 9(01), pages 89-94, September.
  68. David Levy, 1987. "Adam Smith's Case for Usury Laws," History of Political Economy, Duke University Press, vol. 19(3), pages 387-400, Fall.
  69. Levy, David, 1987. "Marshall, Orthodoxy and Professionalisation of Economics. By John Maloney. New York: Cambridge University Press, 1985. Pp. x, 278. $44.50," The Journal of Economic History, Cambridge University Press, vol. 47(03), pages 871-872, September.
  70. Levy, David M., 1985. "The Impossibility of a Complete Methodological Individualist: Reduction When Knowledge Is Imperfect," Economics and Philosophy, Cambridge University Press, vol. 1(01), pages 101-108, April.
  71. David Levy, 1984. "Towards a neoaristotelean theory of politics: A positive account of ‘fairness’," Public Choice, Springer, vol. 42(1), pages 39-54, January.
  72. David M. Levy & Nestor E. Terleckyj, 1983. "Effects of Government R&D on Private R&D Investment and Productivity: A Macroeconomic Analysis," Bell Journal of Economics, The RAND Corporation, vol. 14(2), pages 551-561, Autumn.
  73. David Levy, 1982. "Diamonds, Water, and Z Goods: an Account of the Paradox of Value," History of Political Economy, Duke University Press, vol. 14(3), pages 312-322, Fall.
  74. David Levy, 1982. "Rational Choice and Morality: Economics and Classical Philosophy," History of Political Economy, Duke University Press, vol. 14(1), pages 1-36, Spring.
  75. Levy, David, 1980. "Mandeville and Liberty," Journal of the History of Economic Thought, Cambridge University Press, vol. 1(03), pages 22-25, December.
  76. Levy, David, 1979. "Computerized Text Processing for the Historian of Economic Thought," Journal of the History of Economic Thought, Cambridge University Press, vol. 1(01), pages 17-18, December.
  77. David Levy, 1978. "Some Normative Aspects of the Malthusian Controversy," History of Political Economy, Duke University Press, vol. 10(2), pages 271-285, Summer.
  78. David Levy, 1976. "Ricardo and the Iron Law: A Correction of the Record," History of Political Economy, Duke University Press, vol. 8(2), pages 235-251, Summer.
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  1. David M. Levy & Matthew D. Field, 2011. "The United States Postal Service Business Model: Lessons from the American Railroad Industry?," Chapters, in: Reinventing the Postal Sector in an Electronic Age, chapter 22 Edward Elgar Publishing.
3 papers by this author were announced in NEP, and specifically in the following field reports (number of papers):
  1. NEP-CBE: Cognitive & Behavioural Economics (1) 2014-07-05. Author is listed
  2. NEP-CDM: Collective Decision-Making (2) 2014-07-05 2016-02-23. Author is listed
  3. NEP-CMP: Computational Economics (1) 2010-04-24. Author is listed
  4. NEP-DGE: Dynamic General Equilibrium (1) 2010-04-24. Author is listed
  5. NEP-EXP: Experimental Economics (2) 2014-07-05 2016-02-23. Author is listed
  6. NEP-INO: Innovation (1) 2010-04-24. Author is listed
  7. NEP-IPR: Intellectual Property Rights (1) 2010-04-24. Author is listed
  8. NEP-POL: Positive Political Economics (2) 2014-07-05 2016-02-23. Author is listed
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