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    Free Will & Empirical Arguments for Epiphenomenalism
    In Peter Róna & László Zsolnai (eds.), Agency and Causal Explanation in Economics, Springer Verlag. pp. 3-20. 2020.
    While philosophers have worried about mental causation for centuries, worries about the causal relevance of conscious phenomena are also increasingly featuring in neuroscientific literature. Neuroscientists have regarded the threat of epiphenomenalism as interesting primarily because they have supposed that it entails free will scepticism. However, the steps that get us from a premise about the causal irrelevance of conscious phenomena to a conclusion about free will are not entirely clear. In f…Read more