Research

Research Interests

Heterodox Microeconomics, Heterodox Theory of the Business Enterprise (investment, pricing, and financing), Political Economy of Corporations, Market Governance, Market Regulation, Theory of Effective Demand, Social Welfare, Social Surplus Approach, Social Provisioning Process, Political Economy of Education, Input-Output Analysis, Critical Realism, Grounded Theory, History of Heterodox Economic Thought

Journal articles

  1. Frederic S. Lee and His Fight for the Future of Heterodox Economics.” PSL Quarterly Review, Vol. 69, No. 278, pp. 267-278. September 2016.
  2. “What if There Are No Conventional Price Mechanisms?” Journal of Economic Issues, 50 (2), 327-344. June 2016.
  3. “Financing Investment under Fundamental Uncertainty and Instability: A Heterodox Microeconomic View,” Bulletin of Political Economy, 9 (1): 33-54. June 2015
  4. Las contribuciones de Frederic S. Lee a la economía heterodoxa,” with Zdravka Todorova, Revista de Economía Crítica, 19, primer semestre 2015, pp. 215-230.
  5. Frederic Sterling Lee (1949-2014),” Economic and Labour Relations Review, 26 (1): 157-159. March 2015.
  6. The Business Enterprise in the Age of Money Manager Capitalism,” with John F. Henry, Journal of Economic Issues, 49 (1): 23-46. March 2015.
  7. Saving Private Business Enterprises: A Heterodox Microeconomic Approach to Market Governance and Market Regulation,” American Journal of Economics and Sociology, 73 (2): 447-467. April 2013.
  8. Beyond Market-Fundamentalist Economics: An Agenda for Heterodox Economics to Change the Dominant Narrative,” with Lynne Chester and Mary King, On the Horizon 20 (3): 155-171. August 2012
  9. Social Surplus Approach and Heterodox Economics,” with Frederic S. Lee, Journal of Economic Issues 45 (4): 857-875. December 2011.
  10. Social Provisioning Process and Socio-Economic Modeling”, American Journal of Economics and Sociology, 70 (5): 1094-1116. November 2011.
  11. “Heterodox Microfoundations: A Methodological Appraisal,” Journal of Interdisciplinary Research, 1 (1): 93-111. 2007
  12. “Toward the Evolutionary Post Keynesian Theory of Business Enterprise,” Review of Social & Economic Studies, Vol. 27: 191-217, October 2006. (in Korean)
  13. Neoliberalism as an Asocial Ideology and a Strategy in Education,” Forum for Social Economics 35 (1): 37-58. 2005

Books and Journal Issues

  1. Handbook of Heterodox Economics: Theorizing, Analyzing, and Transforming Capitalism, edited by Tae-Hee Jo, Lynne Chester, and Carlo D’Ippoliti. London: Routledge, 2017 (forthcoming)
  2. Advancing the Frontiers of Heterodox Economics: Essays in Honor of Frederic S. Lee, edited by Tae-Hee Jo and Zdravka Todorova. London: Routledge, 2015.
  3. Marx, Veblen, and the Foundations of Heterodox Economics: Essays in Honor of John F. Henry, edited by Tae-Hee Jo and Frederic S. Lee. London: Routledge, 2015.
  4. Heterodox Analysis of Financial Crisis and Reform, edited by Joelle Leclaire, Tae-Hee Jo, and Jane Knodell, Cheltenham, UK and Northampton, USA: Edward Elgar. March 2011.
  5. Special issue of On the Horizon, “Beyond Market-Fundamentalist Economics: An Agenda for Heterodox Economics to Change the Dominant Narrative,” On the Horizon, Vol. 20, No. 3. August 2012. Co-edited with Lynne Chester and Mary King.

Book Chapters

  1. “Heterodox Economics: The Science of the Social Provisioning Process,” with Lynne Chester, and Carlo D’Ippoliti. In The Routledge Handbook of Heterodox Economics, edited by Tae-Hee Jo, Lynne Chester, and Carlo D’Ippoliti. London and New York: Routledge (forthcoming in 2017).
  2. “A Heterodox Theory of the Business Enterprise,” in The Routledge Handbook of Heterodox Economics, edited by Tae-Hee Jo, Lynne Chester, and Carlo D’Ippoliti. London: Routledge (forthcoming in 2017). [working paper version, June 2016]
  3. “The Social Provisioning Process and Heterodox Economics,” with Zdravka Todorova. In The Routledge Handbook of Heterodox Economics, edited by Tae-Hee Jo, Lynne Chester, and Carlo D’Ippoliti. London and New York: Routledge (forthcoming in 2017). [working paper version, June 2016]
  4. “Frederic S. Lee’s Contributions to Heterodox Economics,” with Zdravka Todorova, in Jo and Todorova, eds. 2015, pp. 1-18. [working paper version; Spanish translation in Revista de Economía Crítica]
  5. “Heterodox Microeconomics and Heterodox Microfoundations,” in Jo and Todorova, eds. 2015, pp. 97-114.
  6. “Marx, Veblen, and Henry,” with Frederic S. Lee, in Jo and Lee, eds. 2015, pp. 1-15.
  7. “A Conversation with John F. Henry,” with Frederic S. Lee, in Jo and Lee, eds. 2015, pp. 298-320.
  8. “Saving Private Business Enterprises: A Heterodox Microeconomic Approach to Market Governance and Market Regulation” in Markets, Competition, and the Economy as a Social System, edited by Frederic S. Lee. Wiley-Blackwell. May 2013.
  9. “Welfare Economics”, in The Elgar Companion to Post Keynesian Economics, 2nd edition, edited by John E. King, pp. 593-598. Cheltenham, UK and Northampton, USA: Edward Elgar. 2012.
  10. “Social Provisioning Process and Socio-Economic Modeling, ” in Social Provisioning, Embeddedness, and Modeling the Economy, edited by Frederic S. Lee, pp. 6-28. Wiley-Blackwell. 2011.
  11. “A Heterodox Microfoundation of Business Cycles”, in J. Leclaire, T-H. Jo, and J. Knodell eds. 2011, pp. 111-123.
  12. Introduction” (with co-editors), in J. Leclaire, T-H. Jo, and J. Knodell, eds. 2011, pp. 1-8.

Book Reviews

  1. Welfare, Right, and the State: A Framework for Thinking, by David P. Levine, London & New York, Routledge, 2008, ISBN 0-415-77199-3, Review of Political Economy 22(3), July 2010.
  2.  Transforming Economics: Perspectives on the Critical Realist Project, Paul Lewis ed., 2004, London: Routledge, 311 pp., ISBN 0-415-36967-3, Review of Political Economy 21(1), January 2009
  3. The Open Economy and Its Financial Constraints by Penelope Hawkins, Edward Elgar 2003, Oeconomicus, Vol. VII, 2004-2005.
  4. Economic Justice and Democracy: From Competition to Cooperation, by Robin Hahnel, New York and London: Routledge, 2005, Heterodox Economics Newsletter, Issue 18, 10/26/2005

Ph.D. Dissertation

  • Microfoundations of Effective Demand, 2007, University of Missouri-Kansas City
  • Adviser: Professor Frederic S. Lee
  • [Slides] [Preview (Ch. 1)]

Published Works and Working Papers

Recent and Upcoming Presentations

  • [2017] “The Social Provisioning Process and Heterodox Economics.” ICAPE Conference, Roosevelt University, Chicago. January 5.
  • [2016] “What if there are no conventional price mechanisms?” Presidential Address (on behalf of the late Frederic S. Lee) at the AFEE-ASSA 2016 Annual Meetings. San Francisco, CA, January 3-5.
  • [2015] “Frederic S. Lee’s Contributions to Heterodox Economics.” Association for Social Economics World Congress. St. Catharines, Canada. June 22-24.
  • [2015] “Social Provisioning Process and the Development of Heterodox Economics.” AFIT Annual Conference. Portland, OR April 9-11.
  • [2015] “Social Provisioning Process and the Development of Heterodox Economics.” Eastern Economics Association Annual Conference, New York City, Feb. 26-March 1.
  • [2015] “Social Class and Social Agency in the Heterodox Approaches to the Social Provisioning Process.” AFEE-URP joint session at the ASSA Annual Meetings. Boston. Jan 3-5.
  • [2014] International Seminar of Heterodox Microeconomics.  Universidad Nacional Autónoma de México (UNAM), Mexico City. October 29-31.
  • [2014] The 12th International Post Keynesian Conference, Kansas City, MO. September 25-28.
  • [2014] “Heterodox Microeconomics and Heterodox Microfoundations,” at the AHE conference, London, UK. July 2-5.
  • [2014] “Marx, Veblen, and Henry: Breaking up the Illusion of the Epoch,” (with Frederic S. Lee), at the AFIT conference, Albuquerque, NM. April 2-5.
  • [2014]  “Take Money and Run: The Business Enterprise in the Age of Money Manger Capitalism,” at the URPE-ASSA 2014 Annual Meetings, January 3-5, Philadelphia, USA.
  • [2013] “Uncertainty, Instability, and the Control of Markets,” Association for Heterodox Economics Annual Conference, London, UK. July 4-6, 2013.
  • [2013] “Post Keynesian Macroeconomics and Microfoundations Debate: A Suggested Resolution,” Association for Heterodox Economics Annual Conference, London, UK. July 4-6, 2013
  • [2013] “In Defense of Post Keynesian/Heterodox Microfoundations”, at the Association for Institutional Thought Annual (AFIT) Conference in conjunction with Western Social Science Association (WSSA). Denver, CO. April 10-13
  • [2013] “Take Money and Run: The Business Enterprise in the Age of Money Manger Capitalism,” at the Association for Institutional Thought Annual (AFIT) Conference in conjunction with Western Social Science Association (WSSA). Denver, CO. April 10-13.
  • [2013] “Heterodox Economics: The Alternative to Neoliberal Market-Fundamentalist Economics,” Seminar on Neoliberalism: Ideology, Economics, and Movements. Wright State University, Dayton, OH. April 5.
  • [2012] “In Defense of Post Keynesian/Heterodox Microfoundations”, The 11th International Post Keynesian Conference, Kansas City, USA. September 27-29.
  • [2012] “Uncertainty, Instability, and the Control of Markets by Business Enterprises,” The 11th International Post Keynesian Conference, Kansas City, USA. September 27-29.
  • [2012] “Financing Investment under Fundamental Uncertainty and Instability: A Heterodox Microeconomic View,” at the Association for Heterodox Economics (AHE), French Association for Political Economy (FAPE), International Initiative for Promoting Political Economy (IIPPE) Joint Conference. Paris, France. July 5-8.
  • [2012] “Financing Investment under Fundamental Uncertainty and Instability,” at the Association for Institutional Thought Annual (AFIT) Conference in conjunction with Western Social Science Association (WSSA). Houston, TX. April 11-14.
  • [2012] “Heterodox Critiques of Corporate Social Responsibility,” Association for Social Economics (ASE) at the Allied Social Science Associations (ASSA) 2012 Annual Meetings. Chicago, January 6-8.
  • [2011] “Heterodox Critiques of Corporate Social Responsibility,” International Confederation of Associations for Pluralism in Economics (ICAPE) Conference. University of Massachusetts-Amherst, November 11-13.
  • [2011] “Social Provisioning Process and Socio-Economic Modeling,” at the Association for Institutional Thought Annual (AFIT) Conference in conjunction with Western Social Science Association (WSSA). Salt Lake City, UT. April 13-16.
  • [2011] “Social Surplus Approach and Heterodox Economics” (co-authored with Frederic S. Lee), at the Union for Radical Political Economics (URPE) in conjunction with ASSA Annual Meetings. Denver, January 6-9.
  • [2010] “Social Provisioning Process and Socio-Economic Modeling,” the American Journal of Economics and Sociology Workshop, Kansas City, MO, USA. September 24-26.
  • [2010] “Saving Private Business Enterprises by Means of Market Governance and Market Regulation,” AFIT in conjunction with WSSA Annual Meetings. Reno, NV, April 15-17.
  • [2009] “Business Enterprises and Business Cycles,” at the 4th Bi-Annual Post Keynesian Conference. Buffalo, NY, October 9-10.
  • [2009] “A Post Keynesian Microeconomic Approach to Welfare,” AFIT with WSSA Annual Meetings. Albuquerque, NM, April 15-18.
  • [2008] “The Micro-Macro Synthesis in Veblen’s Institutional Economics,” History of Economics Society Annual Conference (Young Scholars Session). York University, Toronto, Canada, June 27-29.
  • [2008] “The Micro-Macro Synthesis in Veblen’s Institutional Economics” at the URPE in conjunction with Eastern Economic Association (EEA) Annual Meetings. Boston, March 6-9.
  •  [2007] “Heterodox Microfoundations: A Methodological Appraisal” at URPE in conjunction with ASSA Annual Meetings, Chicago, January 4-7.
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