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Nadia Ruiz, PhD


2022– Stanford University, Department of Philosophy Desai Family Postdoctoral Research Fellowship


2022 PhD, Philosophy, University of Kansas
Thesis: Methodology and Microfoundations: A New Argument for an Autonomous Macroeconomics –advisor, Armin Schulz.

2020-Spring Visiting Graduate Student, Centre for Philosophy of Natural and Social Science, London School of Economics.

Sponsor: Johanna Thoma.

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Accepted Papers (Refereed Journal Articles)

3. “Microfoundations and Methodology: A Complexity-Based Preconception of the Debate” (with Armin Schulz), British Journal for the Philosophy of Science, 2023, 74,

2. “Methodology and Microfoundations: A New Argument for an Autonomous Macroeconomics.” Erasmus Journal for Philosophy and Economics, 2022, 15 (2), 195-200. doi

1. “Social Ontology and Model-Building: A Response to Epstein," Philosophy of the Social Sciences, 2021, 51(2), 175-192 doi

Work In Progress

1."Let's Keep it Real: Towards an Exemplificationist Account of Precision" with Polo Camacho (under review) 

2.“More Methodology, Less Metaphysics: Microfoundations As a Case Study."             

3. “In Economics,  Model Diversity Is Not Model Pluralism."

4. "Beyond the Adequacy-For-Purpose View: Model Building Constraints." 

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