The Art and Practice of Economics Research: Lessons from Leading Minds
— November 30, 2012
By Simon Bowmaker, Clinical Associate Professor of Economics
In this book, Simon Bowmaker offers a remarkable collection of conversations with leading economists about research in economics... – From the foreword by Nobel Laureate Roger B. Myerson
In his most recent book, Clinical Associate Professor of Economics Simon Bowmaker, provides an in-depth look into the research methods of leading economists from across the US and Europe. This volume contains 25 interviews with practicing economists, including Nobel Laureate Thomas Sargent, the William R. Berkley Professor of Economics and Business at NYU Stern. Each featured economist was asked to reflect on his/her own experience in economics research, including their methods of working, the process of scientific discovery and knowledge creation, and the challenges of successfully disseminating their work.