As a social science economics can not be reduced to only an a priori science or ideology. Moreover, economics is neither an empirical science nor history. Economics is a research field which studies only one dimension of human behavior where these four fields, mathematics, econometrics, ethics and history interseel each other. The purpose of this paper is to offer an analysis of the proposition above in connection with the controversies surraunding the method and scope of economics.
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