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Ethics and economic theory

Kurt W. Rothschild

Ethics and economic theory

ideas, models, dilemmas

by Kurt W. Rothschild

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Published by E. Elgar in Aldershot, Hants., England, Brookfield, Vt .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Economics -- Moral and ethical aspects.

  • Edition Notes

    Includes bibliographical references (p. 155-156) and index.

    StatementKurt W. Rothschild.
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsHB72 .R6813 1993
    The Physical Object
    Paginationxi, 163 p. :
    Number of Pages163
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL1455580M
    ISBN 101852786752
    LC Control Number93110019

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Economic Analysis, Moral Philosophy, and Public Policy is concerned with economics and ethics, but it is not about how to behave ethically when doing business or undertaking economic research. We prescribe no code of conduct and preach no sermons.

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Starting from the position that no economic issue should be examined in an ethical vacuum, books in the series will feature philosophers, economists and other scholars exploring ethics behind issues normally treated as primarily economic in nature. In this sense, the book takes up the transnational debate on ethics and economics in order to contribute to a more balanced, fair, just and conscientious development in the world.

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The book argues that both the theoretical understanding of the economy and the actual working of real-world market economies diminish the scope for thinking about the relation between ethics, economics, and the economy. Ethical Economy describes the theory of the ethical preconditions of the economy and of business as well as the theory of the ethical foundations of economic systems.

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About this book Introduction This important textbook has been revised and updated to continue its focus on the link between ethics and economic policy analysis, whilst ensuring that perspectives addressing the moral limits of the market, latest behavioural economics literature, and the changes in inequality over the years are included.

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