The Skeptical Economist: Revealing the Ethics Inside Economics

The Skeptical Economist: Revealing the Ethics Inside Economics

by Jonathan Aldred


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Product Details

ISBN-13: 9781849712095
Publisher: Taylor & Francis
Publication date: 01/28/2011
Edition description: 1
Pages: 288
Product dimensions: 6.10(w) x 9.10(h) x 0.90(d)

About the Author

Dr Jonathan Aldred is a Fellow and Director of Studies in Economics at Emmanuel College and a Newton Trust Lecturer in the Department of Land Economy, both in the University of Cambridge, UK. An economist by training, his research interests are now interdisciplinary, spanning economics, philosophy, law and political theory.

Table of Contents

Acknowledgements 1. Introduction: Ethical Economics? 2. The Sovereign Consumer 3. Two Myths about Economic Growth 4. The Politics of Pay 5. Happiness 6. Pricing Life and Nature 7. New Worlds of Money: Public Services and Beyond 8. Conclusion

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