Philip Mirowski


Philip Mirowski is Carl Koch Professor of Economics and the History and Philosophy of Science at the University of Notre Dame. His most recent books are ScienceMart™ (2010), The Road from Mont Pelerin (2009), The Effortless Economy of Science (2004), and Machine Dreams (2002).

The Great Mortification

from The Phantom Economy, Volume 12, Number 2

Traders, like gaming designers, manipulate bodies, machines, and mental states to promote peak experience.