Nancy Cartwright

Professor of Philosophy
London School of Economics and University of California at San Diego

Nancy Cartwright is a Professor of Philosophy at the London School of Economics and at the University of California at San Diego. During the first half of her career at Stanford she specialized in philosophy of physics; since moving to LSE, in the philosophy of the economic and social sciences. She has worked on modeling, measurement, realism and causal inference, and currently on evidence and policy. She is a fellow of the British Academy and of the American Philosophical Society, a Member of the American Academy of Arts and Sciences and Leopoldina (the German Academy of Sciences), and a recipient of a MacArthur Fellowship.

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Nancy Cartwright, Professor of Philosophy, London School of Economics and Political Science speaks on panel entitled "What Can Economists Know: Rethinking the Foundations of Economic Understanding at the Institute for New Economic Thinking's (INET) Paradigm Lost Conference in Berlin. April 12, 2012. #inetberlin

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Discussion and Q&A at the panel entitled "What Can Economists Know: Rethinking the Foundations of Economic Understanding at the Institute for New Economic Thinking's (INET) Paradigm Lost Conference in Berlin. April 12, 2012. #inetberlin