Taming the Incomputable , Reconstructing the Nonconstructive and Deciding the Undecidable in Mathematical Economics

@inproceedings{Velupillai2007TamingTI,
title={Taming the Incomputable , Reconstructing the Nonconstructive and Deciding the Undecidable in Mathematical Economics},
author={K. Vela Velupillai},
year={2007}
}

It is natural to claim, as I do in this paper, that the emergence of nonconstructivities in economics is entirely due to the formalization of economics by means of classicalmathematics. I have made similar claims for the emergence of uncomputabilities and undecidabilities in economics in earlier writings. Here, on the other hand, I want to suggest a way of confronting uncomputabilites, and remedying non-constructivities, in economics, and turning them into a positive force for modelling, for… CONTINUE READING

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