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w11: Ethics and economics V /2548

Topic 2


Lecture reading

Daniel, A and Arce, M (2004), Conspicuous by its absence: ethics and managerial economics, Journal of Business Ethics, v54, pp261-277

The Economist (2013), Time is not money, The Economist, Oct 3rd

Fourcade, M and Healy, H (2007), Moral views of market society, Annual Review of Sociology, v33 pp285-311

Hausman, D and McPherson, M (1993), Taking ethics seriously: Economics and contemporary moral philosophyJournal of Economic Literature, v31, June, pp671-731 [large, annotated pdf]

Haque, U (2011), Betterness, Harvard: Harvard Business Review Press

Lopez-Perez, R and Spiegelman, E (2012), Do Economists Lie More?Department of Economic Analysis, Universidad Autonoma de Madrid Working Paper 4/2012 (see also Weissmann, J (2012), Research Says: Studying Economics Turns You Into a LiarThe Atlantic, Dec 18th)

Rowen, D and Dietrich, M (2004), Incorporating ethics into economics: problems and possibilitiesSheffield Economic Research Paper Series, no. 2004006, University of Sheffield

Skidelsky, R (2007), Keynes in the long runWorld Economics, Vol. 8, No. 4, October-December

Smith, Y (2013a), Ethics and Complex SystemsNaked Capitalism [blog], Oct 16th