ADAM GIFFORD, JR.

Professor, Department of Economics
California State University,
Northridge, CA 91330-8374

Voice: 818.677.2443
Fax: 818.677.6079
email adam.gifford@csun.edu   

A.B.  Mathematics, San Diego State University
Ph.D. Economics, University of California, San Diego

SOME RECENT PUBLICATIONS:

Sociality, Trust, Kinship and Cultural Evolution, forthcoming, Journal of Socio-Economics.

Rationality and Intertemporal Choice , 2009, Journal of Bioeconomics.

Cultural, Cognition and Human Action, 2009, Journal of Socio-Economics.

Why Juries Can't Follow Instructions, 2008, Franklin Business and Law Journal with M. Williams.

The Knowledge Problem, Determinism and The Sensory Order, 2007, The Review of Austrian Economics.

The Role of Culture and Meaning in Rational Choice, 2005, Journal of Bioeconomics.

Cognition and Rules: Introduction, 2004, Journal of Bioeconomics.

Levels of Selection and Methodological Individualism, 2004, Advances in Austrian Economics.

Group Roles in Evolution and Cognition, 2004, in The Encyclopedia of Public Choice, Vol. II, Kluwer
Academic Publishers, Charles K. Rowley and Friedrich Schneider, Eds.

The Evolution of the Social Contract, 2002, Constitutional Political Economy.

Emotion and Self-Control, 2002, Journal of Economic Behavior and Organization.

The Bioeconomics of Cooperation, 2000, Journal of Bioeconomics.

The Unintended Consequences of Regulating Addictive Substances,1999, Cato Journal.

Being & Time: On the Nature and the Evolution of Institutions, 1999, Journal of Bioeconomics.

Whisky, Margarine, and News: A Tale of Three Taxes, 1997, in Taxing Choice: The Predatory Politics of Fiscal Discrimination, The Independent Institute, William Shughart, Jr., Ed.