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Economics and ethics

an introduction to theory, institutions, and policy
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Praeger , Westport, Conn
Economics -- Moral and ethical as
StatementDouglas Vickers.
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LC ClassificationsHB72 .V498 1997
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Paginationix, 173 p. ;
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Open LibraryOL660236M
ISBN 100275959783, 0275959791
LC Control Number97005594

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The Book “On Ethics and Economics” is an edited version of the Royer Lecture Series given by Dr. Amartya Sen at the University of California, Berkeley in the year The basic idea that has been put forth in this book is that the distancing of ethics from economics has impoverished the contemporary economic theory to a great extent.

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