Publications of Steven G. Medema

Books

  1. Irwin, DA; Medema, SG, Jacob Viner: Lectures in economics 301 (January, 2017), pp. 1-159, ISBN 9781412851664
  2. Medema, SG, The "subtle processes of economic reasoning": Marshall, becker, and Theorizing about economic Man and other-regarding behavior, vol. 33 (January, 2015), pp. 43-73
  3. Medema, SG, Paul Samuelson on the history of economic analysis: Selected essays (January, 2014), pp. 1-466, ISBN 9781107029934
  4. Medema, SG; Samuels, WJ, The history of economic thought: A reader, second edition (January, 2013), pp. 1-767, ISBN 9780415568678
  5. Medema, SG, The hesitant hand: Taming self-interest in the history of economic ideas (July, 2009), pp. 1-230, ISBN 9780691150000
  6. Medema, SG, The hesitant hand: Taming self-interest in the history of economic ideas (July, 2009), ISBN 9780691122960
  7. Medema, SG, Alfred Marshall Meets Law and Economics: Rationality, Norms, and Theories as Tendency Statements, vol. 9 (October, 2006), pp. 235-252, ISBN 0762313781
  8. Medema, SG, J. DANIEL HAMMOND, NORMA JEANE MORTENSON, AND AMERICAN INSTITUTIONALISM: A VIEW FROM THE TOP ROW, vol. 22 (December, 2003), pp. 203-210, ISBN 0762310898

Journal Articles

  1. Medema, SG, The coase theorem at sixty, Journal of Economic Literature, vol. 58 no. 4 (December, 2020), pp. 1045-1128
  2. Medema, SG, Embracing at arm's length: Ronald Coase's uneasy relationship with the Chicago school, Oxford Economic Papers, vol. 72 no. 4 (October, 2020), pp. 1072-1090
  3. Medema, SG, The economist and the economist's audience, Journal of the History of Economic Thought, vol. 41 no. 3 (September, 2019), pp. 335-341
  4. Maas, H; Medema, SG; Guidi, M, Introduction to economics as a public science. Part II: Institutional settings, Oeconomia, vol. 9 no. 3 (September, 2019), pp. 427-432
  5. Maas, H; Medema, SG; Guidi, M, Introduction to economics as a public science, Oeconomia, vol. 9 no. 2 (June, 2019), pp. 201-207
  6. Medema, SG, Economic rebel in retrospect, Journal of Economic Methodology (January, 2015)
  7. Medema, SG, 'A magnificent business prospect' the Coase theorem, the extortion problem, and the creation of Coase theorem worlds, Journal of Institutional Economics, vol. 11 no. 2 (January, 2015), pp. 353-378
  8. Medema, SG, Crossing the atlantic with calabresi and coase: Efficiency, distribution, and justice at the origins of economic analysis of law in Britain, History of Economic Ideas, vol. 23 no. 3 (January, 2015), pp. 61-87
  9. DeAngelo, G; Medema, SG, Those crazy transaction costs: On the irrelevance of the equivalence between monetary damages and specific performance, European Journal of Law and Economics, vol. 37 no. 2 (April, 2014), pp. 269-275
  10. Medema, SG, Juris prudence: Calabresi's uneasy relationship with the coase theorem, Law and Contemporary Problems, vol. 77 no. 2 (January, 2014), pp. 65-95
  11. Medema, SG, 1966 and all that: Codification, consolidation, creep, and controversy in the early history of the coase theorem, Journal of the History of Economic Thought, vol. 36 no. 3 (January, 2014), pp. 271-303
  12. Medema, SG, Neither misunderstood nor ignored: The early reception of coase's wider challenge to the analysis of externalities, History of Economic Ideas, vol. 22 no. 1 (January, 2014), pp. 111-132
  13. Medema, SG, Economics and institutions lessons from the coase theorem, Revue Économique, vol. 65 no. 2 (January, 2014), pp. 243-261
  14. Medema, SG, The curious treatment of the coase theorem in the environmental economics literature, 1960-1979, Review of Environmental Economics and Policy, vol. 8 no. 1 (January, 2014), pp. 39-57
  15. Medema, SG, The importance of being misunderstood: The Coase theorem and the legacy of 'The Problem of Social Cost', Journal of Natural Resources Policy Research, vol. 5 no. 4 (October, 2013), pp. 249-253
  16. Medema, SG, On why there is no Milton Friedman today: Sui Generis, Sui Temporis, Econ Journal Watch, vol. 10 no. 2 (May, 2013), pp. 197-204
  17. Medema, SG, Warren Samuels: A personal reminiscence, History of Political Economy, vol. 44 no. 3 (September, 2012), pp. 389-411
  18. Backhouse, RE; Medema, SG, Economists and the analysis of government failure: Fallacies in the Chicago and Virginia interpretations of Cambridge welfare economics, Cambridge Journal of Economics, vol. 36 no. 4 (July, 2012), pp. 981-994
  19. Medema, SG, Public choice and the notion of creative communities, History of Political Economy, vol. 43 no. 1 (March, 2011), pp. 225-246
  20. Medema, SG, A case of mistaken identity: George Stigler, "The Problem of Social Cost," and the Coase theorem, European Journal of Law and Economics, vol. 31 no. 1 (February, 2011), pp. 11-38
  21. Backhouse, RE; Medema, SG, Robbins's essay and the axiomatization of economics, Journal of the History of Economic Thought, vol. 31 no. 4 (December, 2009), pp. 485-499
  22. Medema, SG, History by the numbers: A comment on Carlson and diamond, Journal of the History of Economic Thought, vol. 31 no. 4 (December, 2009), pp. 543-547
  23. Medema, SG, "the history of economics is what historians of economics do:" A reconsideration of research priorities in the history of economic thought, Journal of the History of Economic Thought, vol. 31 no. 3 (September, 2009), pp. 384-391
  24. Backhouse, RE; Medema, SG, On the definition of economics, The Journal of Economic Perspectives : a Journal of the American Economic Association, vol. 23 no. 1 (January, 2009), pp. 221-233
  25. Backhouse, RE; Medema, SG, Defining economics: The Long Road to Acceptance of the Robbins Definition, Economica, vol. 76 no. SUPPL.1 (January, 2009), pp. 805-820
  26. Medema, SG, "Losing my religion": Sidgwick, theism, and the struggle for utilitarian ethics in economic analysis, History of Political Economy, vol. 40 no. 5 (December, 2008), pp. 189-211
  27. Medema, SG, The hesitant hand: Mill, Sidgwick, and the evolution of the theory of market failure, History of Political Economy, vol. 39 no. 3 (September, 2007), pp. 331-358
  28. Medema, SG, Sidgwick's utilitarian analysis of law: A bridge from Bentham to Becker?, American Law and Economics Review, vol. 9 no. 1 (March, 2007), pp. 30-47
  29. Medema, SG, On "big five and little five" [4], Society, vol. 43 no. 6 (September, 2006), pp. 6
  30. Samuels, WJ; Medema, SG, Freeing Smith from the "Free market": On the misperception of Adam Smith on the economic role of government, History of Political Economy, vol. 37 no. 2 (June, 2005), pp. 219-226
  31. Medema, SG, "Marginalizing" government: From la scienza delle finanze to Wicksell, History of Political Economy, vol. 37 no. 1 (March, 2005), pp. 1-25
  32. Medema, SG, Setting the table, History of Political Economy, vol. 37 no. SUPPL. (January, 2005), pp. 1-9
  33. Medema, SG, Public Choice and Deviance: A Comment, American Journal of Economics and Sociology, vol. 63 no. 1 (January, 2004), pp. 51-54
  34. Medema, SG; Samuels, WJ, John R. Commons's "The definition of price", Research in the History of Economic Thought and Methodology, vol. 18 no. SUPPL: PART B (December, 2000), pp. 301-308
  35. Medema, SG; Zerbe, RO, Educating Alice: Lessons from the Coase theorem, Research in Law and Economics, vol. 19 (December, 2000), pp. 69-112
  36. Medema, SG, 23. Pearson's origins of law and economics: The economists' new science of law, 1830-1930 and Fried's the progressive assault on laissez faire: Robert Hale and the first law and economics movement, Research in the History of Economic Thought and Methodology, vol. 18 no. SUPPL: PART A (December, 2000), pp. 353-364
  37. Medema, SG, "Related disciplines": The professionalization of public choice analysis, History of Political Economy, vol. 32 no. SUPPL. (January, 2000), pp. 322-323
  38. Medema, SG; Samuels, WJ, The economic role of government as, in part, a matter of selective perception, sentiment and valuation: The cases of Pigovian and Paretian welfare economics, American Journal of Economics and Sociology, vol. 59 no. 1 (January, 2000), pp. 87-108
  39. Balisciano, ML; Medema, SG, Positive science, normative man: Lionel Robbins and the political economy of art, History of Political Economy, vol. 31 no. SUPPL. 1 (January, 1999), pp. 282-284
  40. Medema, SG, Symposium on the Coase Theorem: Legal Fiction: The Place of the Coase Theorem in Law and Economics, Economics and Philosophy, vol. 15 no. 2 (January, 1999), pp. 209-233
  41. Medema, SG, The trial of Homo economicus: What law and economics tells us about the development of economic imperialism, History of Political Economy, vol. 29 no. SUPPL. (December, 1998), pp. 140-142
  42. Aslanbeigui, N; Medema, SG, Beyond the Dark Clouds: Pigou and Coase on Social Cost, History of Political Economy, vol. 30 no. 4 (January, 1998), pp. 600-625
  43. Medema, SG, Wandering the road from pluralism to posner: The transformation of law and economics in the twentieth century, History of Political Economy, vol. 30 no. SUPPL. 1 (January, 1998), pp. 223-224
  44. Medema, SG, Coase, costs, and coordination, Journal of Economic Issues, vol. 30 no. 2 (January, 1996), pp. 571-578
  45. Formby, JP; Medema, SG; Smith, WJ, Tax neutrality and social welfare in a comptutational general equilibrium framework, Public Finance Review, vol. 23 no. 4 (January, 1995), pp. 419-447
  46. MEDEMA, SG, Hanly on Coase: A Comment, Journal of Applied Philosophy, vol. 11 no. 1 (January, 1994), pp. 107-111
  47. Medema, SG, Is there life beyond efficiency? Elements of a social law and economics, Review of Social Economy, vol. 51 no. 2 (January, 1993), pp. 138-153
  48. Ballard, CL; Medema, SG, The marginal efficiency effects of taxes and subsidies in the presence of externalities. A computational general equilibrium approach, Journal of Public Economics, vol. 52 no. 2 (January, 1993), pp. 199-216
  49. Medema, SG, Transactions, transaction costs, and vertical integration: A re-examination, Review of Political Economy, vol. 4 no. 3 (January, 1992), pp. 291-316
  50. Samuels, WJ; Medema, SG, Gardiner C. Means's institutional and post-Keynesian economics, Review of Political Economy, vol. 1 no. 2 (July, 1989), pp. 163-191

Chapters in Books

  1. Medema, SG, His influence in the Anglo-Saxon world, in Antonio de Viti de Marco: A Story Worth Remembering (January, 2016), pp. 115-118, ISBN 9781137534927
  2. Medema, SG, Ronald Coase and the legal-economic nexus, in The Elgar Companion to Ronald H. Coase (January, 2016), pp. 291-304, ISBN 9781782547983
  3. Backhouse, RE; Medema, SG, Walras in the age of Marshall: An analysis of English-language journals, 1890-1939, in Economics and Other Branches - In the Shade of the Oak Tree: Essays in Honour of Pascal Bridel (July, 2015), pp. 69-86, ISBN 9781848935334
  4. Medema, SG, Wandering the road from pluralism to posner: The transformation of law and economics in the twentieth century, in Law and Economics: A Reader (September, 2013), pp. 16-32, ISBN 9780415445603
  5. Medema, SG, Chicago price theory and chicago law and economics: A tale of two transitions, in Building Chicago Economics: New Perspectives on the History of America's Most Powerful Economics Program (January, 2011), pp. 151-179, ISBN 9781107013414
  6. Backhouse, RE; Bateman, BW; Medema, SG, The reception of Marshall in the United States, in The Impact of Alfred Marshall's Ideas: The Global Diffusion of his Work (December, 2010), pp. 59-80, ISBN 9781847205124
  7. Medema, S, History of economic thought, in The Heart of Teaching Economics: Lessons from Leading Minds (December, 2010), pp. 139-160, ISBN 9781848447905
  8. Medema, SG, Adam Smith and the Chicago school, in The Elgar Companion to the Chicago School of Economics (January, 2010), pp. 40-51, ISBN 9781840648744
  9. Medema, SG, Richard A. Posner, in The Elgar Companion to the Chicago School of Economics (January, 2010), pp. 306-311, ISBN 9781840648744
  10. Medema, SG, Chicago law and economics, in The Elgar Companion to the Chicago School of Economics (January, 2010), pp. 160-174, ISBN 9781840648744
  11. Medema, SG, Ronald harry coase, in The Elgar Companion to the Chicago School of Economics (January, 2010), pp. 259-264, ISBN 9781840648744
  12. Medema, SG, Pigou's “prima facie case”: Market failure in theory and practice, in No Wealth but Life: Welfare Economics and the Welfare State in Britain, 1880-1945 (January, 2010), pp. 42-61, ISBN 9780521197861
  13. Backhouse, RR; Bateman, BB; Medema, SS, The reception of Marshall in the United States, in The Impact of Alfred Marshall's Ideas: The Global Diffusion of his Work (December, 2008), pp. 59-80, ISBN 9781847205124
  14. Medema, SG, The Economic Role of Government in the History of Economic Thought, in A Companion to the History of Economic Thought (December, 2007), pp. 428-444, ISBN 0631225730
  15. Mercuro, N; Medema, SG; Samuels, WJ, Robert Lee Hale (1884-1969)-legal economist, in The Elgar Companion to Law and Economics: Second Edition (January, 2005), pp. 531-544, ISBN 9781845420321
  16. Medema, SG, The government-property relation: Confessions of a classical liberal, in The Fundamental Interrelationships between Government and Property (July, 2003), pp. 145-151, ISBN 0203484657