Présentations futures et passées


Representing and Understanding (Im)Possible Targets?

One strategy that scientists use to understand targets of interest is by representing them with models. Understanding the world by …


Inferentialism and representation: chasing factivity

In this paper, I argue that two brands of inferentialism (Suárez 2004; Suárez 2015) and what I call the factive inferentialist account …

Philosophical methodology in theoretical modelling: the case of herd behaviour

Naturalism is the view according to which philosophy should solve its problems using the empirical scientific methodology. It assumes a …


Learning and understanding with models: same same but different?

Models and how-possibly explanations: a demarcation problem

How possibly could how-possibly explanations explain?


A case for non-causal understanding with economic models