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Profil institutional

George Mason University – Mercatus Center, Arlington VA; Hudson Institute, Washington DC; Workshop in Political Theory and Policy Analysis, Indiana University Bloomington; Institut für die Wissenschaften vom Menschen, Viena.

Afiliere institutionala principala: Senior Research Fellow, George Mason University – Mercatus Center.

Carti
Rethinking Institutional Analysis and Development: The Bloomington School, cu Peter Boettke, Routledge, London, 2009.

In Defense of Thinking. The Essential Herman Kahn, editata si cu o introducere scrisa impreuna cu Kenneth R. Weinstein, Lexington Books – Rowman & Littlefield Publishers, 2009.

The Neoliberal Revolution in Eastern Europe: Economic Ideas in the Transition from Communism, cu Anthony Evans, Edward Elgar Publishing, Cheltenham, 2008.

Prophecies of Doom and Scenarios of Progress. Herman Kahn, Julian Simon and the Prospective Imagination. Continuum Publishers, New York, 2007.

Paths to Property: Approaches to Institutional Change in International Development, cu Karol Boudreaux, IEA Publications, Institute for Economic Affairs London, 2007.

Economie, epistemologie si previziune, editat impreuna cu Horia Terpe, Editura Tritonic, Bucuresti, 2007.

Reconstructia dreptei: dreapta romanesca intre experimental occidental si proiectul national, co-autorat impreuna cu Valeriu Stoica, editura Humanitas, Bucuresti, 2009.

Disertatia in sociologie publicata sub titlul de Limitele teoriei economice si redefinirea frontierelor disciplinare: convergenta disciplinara si analiza institutionala, Bucuresti: Politeia-SNSPA, 2002.

Disertatia in economie publicata sub titlul de Structură instituţională, expansiune sistemică şi performanţă economică în economia mondială modernă : contribuţii ale istoriei economiei la analiza factorilor şi condiţiilor dezvoltării economice şi la articularea principiilor unor strategii economice viabile. Editura ASE, 2000.

Cateva conversatii, cativa prieteni

Elinor Ostrom – Premiul Nobel in Stiinte Economice, 22, octombrie 2009.

Trei note subiective despre lumea lui Matei Calinescu, Observator Cultural, iulie 2009.

Tranzitii economice, Convorbiri cu Nicolas Spulber, Editura Humanitas, Bucuresti, 2004.

Provocari liberale. Convorbiri cu Valeriu Stoica, Editura Humanitas, Bucuresti, 2003.

Rethinking Institutional Analysis and Development: The Bloomington School. Interviews with Vincent Ostrom and Elinor Ostrom with Introductory Notes by Vernon Smith, 2002 Nobel Laureate, Economics and Gordon Tullock, Mercatus Publications, George Mason University, 2003.

Publicistica romaneasca

“Criza vulcanului”: O lectie despre costurile exagerarilor alarmismului. Hotnews, 22 aprilie 2010.

Despre comunism: o conferinta ICR la New York. 22, 23 martie 2010.

Cercetarea comunismului Romanesc: observatii si intrebari privind disputele recente. 22, 18 februarie 2010.

Incalzirea globala: alt scandal mare si comic. 22, 25 ianuarie 2010.

Dupa Copenhaga ce urmeaza. 22, 22 decembrie 2009.

Climategate – scandalul secolului. 22, 11 decembrie 2009.

Campania Geoana: culisele internationale. 22, 9 decembrie 2009.

Tactica si strategie in campania lui Crin Antonescu. Hotnews, noiembrie 2009.

Unicameralul şi alte dezbateri ratate: „teoria grupurilor“. 22, noiembrie 2009.

Resurgenta keynesismului. Idei in Dialog, noiembrie 2009.

Votul la 16 ani: hazard sau necesitate?. 22, 23 septembrie 2009.

Controversele Tismaneanu. Cateva observatii. Idei in Dialog, 1 septembrie 2009.

Nobelisti, criza, mass-media. 22, 4 septembrie 2009.

Sondaje manipulatorii (Predictii, paradoxuri si ironii). 22, 19 mai 2009.

Neoliberalismul si criticii sai (Intre esecul pietei si esecul statului). 22, 12mai 2009.

Interesul national si „axa Washington–Bucuresti“ in lumina evenimentelor din Moldova. 22, 14 aprlie 2009.

Relevanta marxismului si degringolada intelectuala a stangii. 22, 7 aprilie 2009.

Management politic versus management tehnocratic. 22, 24 martie 2009.

Unificarea dreptei – PNL si tacerile lui Valeriu Stoica, 22, 17 martie 2009.

“Intelectualii presedintelui” si discursul public romanesc, 22, 6 ianuarie 2009.

Triade si coalitii: o aluzie. 22, 18 decembrie 2008.

Postelectorale. 22, 2 decembrie 2008.

Sfarsitul capitalismului. 22, 8 octombrie 2008.

Reformismul romanesc: trecut, prezent, viitor. 22, 17 septembrie 2008.

Instrumentarul hegemoniei ruse. 22, 3 septembrie 2008.

Comunitatea transatlantica: predictii, trenduri, noi orizonturi. 22, 19 martie 2008.

Liberalism si plutocratie: Radiografia unei fraude ideologice. 22, 14 septembrie 2008.

Crestinism si persecutie: realitati, taceri, complicitati. 22, 3 august 2008.

Reinventarea dreptei. Idei in Dialog, 1 august 2008.

Intelectualii si oligarhia: o provocare. 22, 4 mai 2008.

Standarde si dileme profesionale. 22, 23 aprillie 2007.

Politica, intelectuali si oligarhie. 22, 9 martie 2007.

Intre stanga si dreapta: mirajul liberal. 22, 12 ianuarie 2007.

Politica romaneasca: dinamici washingtoniene. 22, 5 ianuarie 2007.

Doctrina dreptei si procesul de clarificare doctrinara. 22, 3 noiembrie 2006.

Joseph Stiglitz: depanatorul globalizarii, Dilema Veche, 27 octombrie 2006.

Perspective libertariene. 22, 20 octombrie 2006.

Capitalistii si vocatia capitalismului. 22, 29 septembrie 2006.

11 septembrie: comemorare si politica. 22, 15 septembrie 2006.

Continuitate si schimbare in geopolitica americana. 22, 4 august 2006.

Trei observatii. 22, 7 iulie 2006.

America, Europa, Romania. 22, 2 iunie 2006.

J.K. Galbraith si judecata sistemului comunist. 22, 19 mai 2006.

Un experiment social cu final deschis: Razboiului impotriva terorismului in 2005. 22, 15 martie 2006.

Frontul din spatele fronturilor. 22, 3 ianuarie 2006.

Evenimente si contexte. 22, 16 noiembrie 2005.

Politica si jurnalism: paradoxuri si mutatii. 22, 11 octombrie 2005.

Intelighentia si clima. 22, 21 septembrie 2005.

“Secolul Asiei” si dilemele Europei. 22, 14 septembrie 2005.

Cele 7 faze ale Jihadului. 22, 30 august 2005.

O noua faza a razboiului. 22, 20 iulie 2005.

Traduceri
J. Gwartney, R. Stroup and D. Lee, Common Sense Economics [Liberalismul economic] (cu Costel Stavarache) Editura Humanitas, Bucharest, 2008.

Joseph Love. Theorizing Underdevelopment in Roumania and Brazil [Faurirea lumii a treia] Editura Univers, Bucuresti, 2002.

F. A. Hayek. Capitalism and the Historians [Capitalismul si Istoricii] (cu Sorin Ionita) Humanitas, Bucuresti, 1998.

M. Kirzner. The Economic Point of View. [Perspectiva Economica] Ed. ALL, Bucharest, 1996.

J. Gwartney and R. Stroup. Economics and Prosperity. [Economie si Prosperitate] Alutus, Bucharest, 1996.

Varii interese intelectuale

Scenarii si Strategii

Efficacy: East and West. Francois Jullien’s Explorations in Comparative Strategy”, Comparative Strategy, 26:4, November, 2007.

The Worlds of Herman Kahn; The Intuitive Science of Thermonuclear War”, Comparative Strategy, 25:1-4, 2006.

Uncertainty, Human Action and Scenarios. An Austrian Theory Based Decision Support Tool for Business Strategy and Public Policy”, Review of Austrian Economics , no. 2, 2007.

Scenarios and the Growth of Knowledge. Notes on the Epistemic Element in Scenario Building”, Technological Forecasting and Social Change, 72, July, 2005.

Analytic Narratives and Scenario Planning”, Futures Research Quarterly, vol. 19, Number 2, Summer, 2003

Predictie Sociala

Epistemology, social technology, and expert judgment: Olaf Helmer’s contribution to futures research”, Futures – The Journal of Policy, Planning and Futures Studies, forthcoming 2009.

Social Predictions, Institutional Design and Prestige Loops”, Futures – The Journal of Policy, Planning and Futures Studies, forthcoming April 2009.

“The Challenge of the Future and the Institutionalization of Interdisciplinarity: Notes on Herman Kahn’s Legacy”, Futures – The Journal of Policy, Planning and Futures Studies, Vol.36/67-83, 2003.

“Prediction, Explanation and the Epistemology of Futures Studies”, Futures – The Journal of Policy, Planning and Futures Studies, Vol. 35/10 pp. 1027-1040, 2003.

Analiza si Teorie Institutionala

“Learning in Time. New Institutionalism and the Central and Eastern European Economic Reform Experience”, Global Business & Economics Review, vol.8, nr.1/2, 2006.

“Institutional and Stakeholder Mapping: Frameworks for Policy Analysis and Institutional Change”, Public Organization Review, vol. 6, June, 2006.

“Institutional Analysis and Economic Development Policy: The Applied Agenda of the Bloomington School”, Journal of Economic Behavior and Organization, vol. 57, issue 2, June 2005.

“Bureaucracy”, “The Black Market”, “The State”, “Gordon Tullock”, “Vincent and Elinor Ostrom”, in Encyclopedia of Libertarianism, editor R.. Hamowy, Sage Publications, 2008.

The Millennium Challenge Account: Property Rights and Entrepreneurship as the Engine of Development, Public Interest Comment on the Criteria and Methodology for Determining the Eligibility of Candidate Countries for Millennium Challenge Account Assistance (cu Peter Boettke and Brian Hooks), George Mason University, Arlington, 2003.

Comparativism in Stiintele Sociale

“Experimentations par la pensee, analyses contre-factuelle et comparatives”, (cu Anthony Evans), Revue Française D’Economie, volume XXII, no.4, 2008

“Thought Experiments, Counterfactuals and Comparative Analysis. Methodological Challenges in the Austrian Tradition” (cu Anthony Evans), Review of Austrian Economics, forthcoming.

“The Spread of the Flat Tax in Eastern Europe. A Comparative Study” (with Anthony Evans), East European Economics, Vol.46. no.3, 2008.

“Neoclassical Economics and the Challenge of Transition: Lessons and Implications of the Eastern European Economic Reform Experience“, Institut für die Wissenschaften vom Menschen WP Nr. 3/2003, Vienna, 2003.

“Structural Constraints: Implications of Economic Dualism for the Development and International Integration of South Eastern Europe”, Journal of South Europe and the Balkans Volume 5, Number 3, December, 2003.

Post-comunism, Europa de Est

“Soft Budget Constraints, Enterprise Restructuring and Economic Reform Policy. The Case of Bulgaria and Romania” (with Gelu Calacean), East European Economics, Vol.42, No.1, January-February, 2004.

“The Politics of Borderland from Pre to Post-communism: a Review”, East European Politics and Societies, vol. 17, no.1, 2003.

“Land Reform and Agricultural Reform Policies in Romania’s Transition to the Market Economy: Overview and Assessment” (with A. Dabu), East European Economics, Vol.41, No.5, September-October, 2003.

“Operational Codes, Institutional Learning and the Optimistic Model of Post-Communist Social Change”, Communist and Post Communist Studies, Volume 36, Issue 1, March 2003.

“Romania’s Economic Policy: Before and After the Elections”, East European Constitutional Review, Volume 10, Number 1, 2001.

“Romania’s Structural Crisis” in Peace Review, no. 2, May, 2000.

“The State of Economics in Romania” in Three Social Science Disciplines in Central and Eastern Europe. Handbook on Economics, Sociology and Political Science, editors Agnieszka Wenninger, M. Kaase and V. Sparschuh, GESIS, Bonn/Berlin, 2002.

Studii Internationale

“From the ‘Democracy of Nations’ to Stakeholders Based Governance Systems” in Global Democracy and its Difficulties, editors A. Langlois and K. Soltan, Routledge, London, 2008.

“Reducing Barriers to Entrepreneurship: Implementation Challenges and Structural Constraints” in Development Studies, editor P. Maiti, Atlantic Publishers, New Delhi, 2007.

“Globalization In Question: A Review”, Journal of International Relations and Development, vol.2, no.2, 2001.

“Julian Simon and the ‘Limits to Growth’ Neo-Malthusianism”, Journal of Sustainable Development, 2009

“Entrepreneurship and Education. The Missing Link in International Development and Practice”, (co-authored B. Florian), International Journal of Business and Globalization, vol.2. no. 1, 2008.

“Ambiguity, Imitation and Innovation. Notes on the Conceptual and Operational Facets of the European Union’s Approach to Entrepreneurship Policy” (co-authored M. State), International Journal of Entrepreneurship and Innovation, Vol.6, Number 4, November 2005.

“The Challenge of International Business Self-Regulation: Revisiting the Foundations”, International Journal of Business Governance and Ethics, 2008.