Welcome - Ethics, Justice & Economics ECON 5360   Ethics, Justice & Economics
Assumptions of Neoclassical economic theory are critically examined with a focus on the ethical and distributional consequences of using markets as an allocation mechanism. We discuss the major conceptions of economic justice, including utilitarianism and social choice theory, Rawlsian egalitarianism Nozickian libertarianism, Sen’s capabilities approach and equality of opportunity.
FORMAT: Lecture
EXCLUSIONS: ECON 3360.03; ECON 4360.03