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Am 27.-29. Juli 2016 fand der erste NOUS-Gesprächskreis Wissenschaft unter Leitung von Prof. Dr. Gerhard Wegner und Prof. Dr. Stefan Kolev in Neudietendorf (nahe Erfurt) statt, als Universitäts-Seminar im Rahmen der Förderinitiative „Dialog Wissenschaft und Praxis“ von der Hanns Martin Schleyer-Stiftung unterstützt. Thema: Max Weber und die Vielschichtigkeit der Sozialwissenschaften.

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Adam Smith famously argued that increased competition in religion would result in more religious tolerance and that the benefits of competition in the marketplace would also be seen in religious instruction when many religious sects are tolerated. We use a cross-section of a maximum of 167 countries to explore whether increased religious competition results in less governmental regulation of religion and less governmental favoritism of religion.

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Dr. Karen Horn has interviewed Israel M. Kirzner for the academic journal Perspektiven der Wirtschaftspolitik. An English-language version has now been published by the online magazine CapX. Here is Kirzner’s take on neoclassical economics: „For neoclassicals, the entrepreneurial element is a nuisance, a pest, something they would wish to eliminate because it makes it difficult or in fact impossible for them to derive clear results.“

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The Editors of the new Schmollers Jahrbuch Journal of Contextual Economics, Nils Goldschmidt (University of Siegen), Erik Grimmer-Solem (Wesleyan University), and Joachim Zweynert (Witten/Herdecke University) are glad to announce that the first issue has now appeared. It contains contributions by John B. Davis, Geoffrey M. Hodgson, Richard Sturn, Stephen T. Ziliak & Samuel Barbour, and Philip Mirowski.