This memorial volume celebrates the life of Laurence Moss, thescholar, economist, professor, journal editor, lawyer, magician andskeptic. This volume contains a complete listing of Moss spublications since 1973 together with a sample syllabus of thefamous course he taught at Babson College, Scams and Fraudsin Business. The chosen papers are a representative sampleof Moss s approach to the field of economics, as well as theteaching of economics, and reception of his approach.
Widdy S. Ho received her Bachelor degree from University of Massachusetts, Amherst, 1977 and a degree in Master of Business Administration (MBA) from Babson College 1979. She worked in the computer industry since her graduation and obtained her law degree at night from Suffolk University, Law School, Boston, Massachusetts. She received her Juris Doctor degree in 1984. She established her law practice with Laurence Moss since 1989 under the name of Ho & Moss, Boston, Massachusetts.
Frontispiece. Acknowledgments (Widdy S. Ho). Introduction. Laurence Steven Moss, 1944-2009: A Biographical Sketch (JamesC. W. Ahiakpor). I. REMEMBRANCE AND APPRECIATION ROUNDTABLE. Remembering Larry Moss (Bradley W. Bateman). Cultivating Catallactics: Laurence Moss as Scholar and Mentor(Peter J. Boettke). Larry Moss: One of the Good Guys in Economics (DavidColander). Larry Moss: An Editorial Appreciation (CraufurdGoodwin). Continuing a Conversation with Larry Moss (SamuelHollander). The Preaching Must Never Stop: Remembering Larry Moss (RogerKoppl). Laurence Moss: A Remembrance (C. R. McCann, Jr). Larry Moss and the Struggle Against Racism by the WhatelyProfessors of Political Economy (Sandra J. Peart and David M.Levy). The Case for Economic Reasoning in MBA Education Revisited(Lidija Polutnik). Working with Larry Moss on Marjorie Grice-Hutchinson(Christopher K. Ryan). Laurence S. Moss, 1944-2009 (Warren J.Samuels). On Laurence Moss: Unafraid to Say the Emperor Has no Clothes(Mark Tomass). Laurence S. Moss as a Young Scholar (Karen I.Vaughn). II. ARGUING ECONOMICS: IN MEMORY OF LAURENCE MOSS. Alfred Marshall and the Concept of Class (PatrikAspers). Richard Whately and the Gospel of Transparency (David Levyand Sandra J. Peart). Hermeneutics and the Heidegger = Schumpeter Theses (YuichiShionoya). III. LAURENCE MOSS: MAGICIAN, LAWYER, PROFESSOR. Larry and the Feds (David Allen). Equal Access to Justice for All (RichardMcMahon). Pick a Card ... Any Card (Vicki L. Moss). Laurence Moss as Exceptional Professor (BarbaraWong). IV. SELECTED WORKS OF LAURENCE MOSS. Isaac Butt and the Early Development of the Marginal UtilityTheory of Imputation (Laurence S. Moss). Mountifort Longfield'.s supply-and-demand theory of price andits place in the development of British economic theory(Laurence S. Moss). Carl Menger's Theory of Exchange (Laurence S. Moss). Film and the Transmission of Economic Knowledge: A Report(Laurence S. Moss). Optimal jurisdictions and the economic theory of the state: Or,anarchy and one-world government are only corner solutions(Laurence S. Moss). Hayek's Ricardo effect: a second look (Laurence S. Moss andKaren I. Vaughn). Evolutionary Change and Marshall's Abandoned Second Volume(L. S. Moss). The Chicago Intellectual Property Rights Tradition and theReconciliation of Coase and Hayek-Laurence Moss ThomasHobbes's Influence on David Hume: The Emergence of a Public ChoiceTradition (Laurence S. Moss). Finding New Wine in Old Bottles: What Historians Must Do WhenLeontief Coefficients Are No Longer the Designated Drivers ofEconomics (Laurence S. Moss). Ricardian economics: Reasoning about counter-intuitivetendencies when system constraints are present (Laurence S.Moss). The American Journal of Economics and Sociology. Hobbes and the Early Uses of Economic Method (Laurence S.Moss). The Seligman-Edgeworth Debate about the Analysis of TaxIncidence: The Advent of Mathematical Economics, 1892-1910(Laurence S. Moss). The Henry George Theorem and the Entrepreneurial Process:Turning Henry George on his Head-Playing Fast and Loose with theFacts about the Writings of Malthus and the Classical School-PriceTheory and the Study of Deception in the. Exchange Process(Laurence S. Moss). Appendix I: Publications by Larry Moss. Appendix II: Syllabus on Scams and Frauds in Business, Fall2006. Appendix III: Typical Day Sheet Prepared for Each Class. Index.