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Title Thoughtful economic man : essays on rationality, moral rules, and benevolence / edited by J. Gay Tulip Meeks.

Publication Info. Cambridge [England] ; New York : Cambridge University Press, 1991.


Location Pub Note Copy No. Status
 Rockford University Stacks - RKC-ILDS  HB72 .T56 1991    AVAILABLE
Description ix, 160 pages ; 23 cm
text txt rdacontent
unmediated n rdamedia
volume nc rdacarrier
Note "The origin of this book is the graduate course on philosophical issues ... part of the programme for the degree of M. Phil. in economics at the University of Cambridge"--P. 9.
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references.
Contents Benevolence / Frank Hahn -- Beneconfusion / Amartya Sen -- Love is not enough / David Collard -- Exploitation, justice, and the rational man / Alan Ryan -- Pleasures, prices and principles / Tony Cramp -- Rationality and the sure-thing principle / John Broome -- Animal spirits / Robin Matthews -- Keynes on the rationality of decision procedures under uncertainty : the investment decision / Gay Meeks.
Subject Economics -- Moral and ethical aspects.
Decision making.
Economic man.
Added Author Meeks, J. Gay Tulip.
ISBN 0521325749
0521310806 paperback

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