WINIR members from any discipline are invited to use this website to promote their work and gain visibility in the growing community of institutional researchers around the world.

Books (monographs or edited volumes) or reports devoted to the study of the nature, function, evolution, and impact of the institutions and organisations of economic and social life, are welcome, as are books devoted to institutional analysis and institutional thought. Only books, new editions or reports published since 2011 (including forthcoming works) will be added.

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Books in English

Alexander, Gregory S. and Hanoch Dagan (2012) Properties of Property. New York: Aspen Publishers.

Almeida, Felipe (2012) A Psychological-Institutional Approach to Consumers' Decision Making. Frankfurt: Peter Lang.

Aoki, Masahiko and Jinglian Wu (eds) (2012) The Chinese Economy: A New Transition. Basingstoke: Palgrave Macmillan.

Aoki, Masahiko, Kenneth Binmore, Simon Deakin and Herbert Gintis (eds) (2012) Complexity and Institutions: Markets, Norms and Corporations. Basingstoke: Palgrave Macmillan.

Aoki, Masahiko, Timur Kuran and Gérard Roland (eds) (2012) Institutions and Comparative Economic Development. Basingstoke: Palgrave Macmillan.

Aoki, Masahiko (2013) Comparative Institutional Analysis: Theory, Corporations and East Asia. Selected Papers of Masahiko Aoki. Cheltenham: Edward Elgar.

Arena, Richard, Sheila Dow and Matthias Klaes (eds) (2013) Open Economics: Economics in Relation to Other Disciplines. London: Routledge (paperback edition)

Basile, Elisabetta (2013) Capitalist Development in India's Informal Economy. London: Routledge.

Balestro, Moises and Flavio Gaitán (2019) Untangling Industrial Policy: Ideas and Coordination between State and Business. Brasilia, Verbena Publishers.

Bögenhold, Dieter and FarahNaz (2018) Consumption and Life-Styles: A Short Introduction. Basingstoke: Palgrave Macmillan.

Boumans, Marcel and Matthias Klaes (eds) (2013) Mark Blaug: Rebel With Many Causes. Cheltenham: Edward Elgar Publishing.

Camic, Charles and Geoffrey M. Hodgson (eds) (2013) Essential Writings of Thorstein Veblen. London: Routledge (paperback edition).

Chakravarti, Ashok (2012) Institutions, Economic Performance and the Visible Hand: Theory and Evidence. Cheltenham: Edward Elgar.

Chavance, Bernard (2013) Institutional Economics. London: Routledge (paperback edition).

Dagan, Hanoch (2013) Reconstructing American Legal Realism & Rethinking Private Law Theory. New York: Oxford University Press.

Deakin, Simon and Katharina Pistor (eds) (2012) Legal Origins Theory. Cheltenham: Edward Elgar.

Dorman, Peter (2014) Microeconomics: A Fresh Start. Berlin: Springer.

Ferguson, William D. (2013) Collective Action and Exchange: A Game-Theoretic Approach to Contemporary Political Economy. Stanford: Stanford University Press.

Gagliardi, Francesca and David Gindis (eds) (2019) Institutions and Evolution of Capitalism: Essays in Honour of Geoffrey M. Hodgson. Cheltenham: Edward Elgar.

Gilbert, Margaret (2013) Joint Commitment: How We Make the Social World. New York: Oxford University Press.

Glinavos, Ioannis (2013) Redefining the Market-State Relationship: Responses to the Financial Crisis and the Future of Regulation. London: Routledge.

Hall, John R. (2013) Apocapylse: From Antiquity to the Empire of Modernity. Cambridge: Polity (ebook edition).

Hartwell, Christopher A. (2013) Institutional Barriers in the Transition to Market: Examining Performance and Divergence in Transition Economies. Basingstoke: Palgrave Macmillan.

Hartwell, Christopher A. (2016) Two Roads Diverge: The Transition Experience of Poland and Ukraine. Cambridge: Cambridge University Press.

Heinsorn, Gunnar and Otto Steiger (2013) Ownership Economics: On the Foundations of Interest, Money, Markets, Business Cycles and Economic Development. Translated from German and edited by Frank Decker. London: Routledge.

Hodgson, Geoffrey M. (2013) From Pleasure Machines to Moral Communities: An Evolutionary Economics without Homo Economicus. Chicago: University of Chicago Press.

Hodgson, Geoffrey M. (2015) Conceptualizing Capitalism: Institutions, Evolution, Future. Chicago: University of Chicago Press.

Hodgson, Geoffrey M. (2019) Is There a Future for Heterodox Economics? Institutions, Ideology and a Scientific Community. Cheltenham: Edward Elgar.

Holscher, Jens and Matthias Klaes (eds) (2014) Keynes's Economic Consequences of the Peace: A Reappraisal. London: Pickering & Chatto.

James, Harvey S. (ed.) (2013) The Ethics and Economics of Agrifood Competition. Dordrecht: Springer.

Koppl, Roger (2014) Crisis and Confidence: How to Restore a Sound Economy. London: Institute of Economic Affairs.

Kornai, János (2013) Dynamism, Rivalry and the Surplus Economy: Two Essays on the Nature of Capitalism. New York: Oxford University Press.

Lobina, Emanuele, Satoko Kishimoto and Olivier Petitjean (2014) Our Public Water Future: The Global Experience with Remunicipalisation. London: Public Services International Research Unit.

Marmefelt, Thomas (2018) The History of Money and Monetary Arrangements: Insights from the Baltic and North Seas Region. London & New York: Routledge.

Martini, Carlo and Marcel Boumans (eds) (2014) Experts and Consensus in Social Sciences. Dordrecht: Springer.

Ménard, Claude, Christine Léon de Mariz and Bernard Abeillé (2014) Public Procurement Reforms in Africa: Challenges in Institutions and Governance. New York: Oxford University Press.

Pistor, Katharina (2019) The Code of Capital: How the Law Creates Wealth and Inequality. Princeton: Princeton University Press.

Pistor, Katharina and Olivier De Schutter (eds) (2015) Governing Access to Essential Resources. New York: Columbia University Press. See online resources here.

Root, Hilton L. (2013) Dynamics Among Nations: The Evolution of Legitimacy and Development in Modern States. Cambridge, MA: MIT Press. See online resources here.

Schlueter, Andre (2014) Institutions and Small Settler Economies: A Comparative Study of New Zealand and Uruguay, 1870-2008. New York: Palgrave Macmillan.

Siems, Mathias (2014) Comparative Law. Cambridge: Cambridge University Press.

Streeck, Wolfgang (2014) Buying Time: The Delayed Crisis of Democratic Capitalism. Translated from German by Patrick Camiller. London: Verso.

Trubek, David M., Helena Alviar Garcia, Diogo R. Coutinho and Alvaro Santos (eds) (2013) Law and the New Developmental State: The Brazilian Experience in Latin American Context. Cambridge: Cambridge University Press.

Wilkinson, Nick and Matthias Klaes (2012) An Introduction to Behavioral Economics. 2nd ed. Basingstoke: Palgrave Macmillan.

Books in other languages

Lamontagne, Annie (2012) Impactos discursivos: Conflitos socioambientais e o licenciamento da UHE Estreito [Impacts of Discourse: Environmental Conflicts and Licencing at UHE Estreito]. Curitiba: Editora CRV.

Parada, Jairo J. (2011) Instituciones, desarrollo y regiones: El caso de Colombia [Institutions, Development and Regions: The Case of Colombia]. Barranquilla: Universidad del Norte Editorial.


Szarzec, Katarzyna, Adam Baszyński, Dawid Piątek and Michał Pilc (2014) Institutions in Transition Economies. Poznań: Global Development Research Group.

Lobina, Emanuele, Satoko Kishimoto and Olivier Petitjean (2014) Here to Stay: Water Remunicipalisation as a Global Trend. London: Public Services International Research Unit.