The Economist's Oath: On the Need for and Content of Professional Economic Ethics

Oxford University Press (2010)
"I do solemnly swear" -- Economics in practice : what do economists do? -- Ethical challenges confronting the applied economist -- Historical perspective : "don't predict the interest rate!" -- Interpreting the silence : the economic case against professional economic ethics -- The economic case against professional economic ethics : a rebuttal -- The positive case for professional economic ethics -- Learning from others : ethical thought across the professions -- Economists as social engineers : an ethical evaluation of market liberalization in the south and transition economies -- Global economic crisis and the crisis in economics -- On sleeping too well : in search of professional economic ethics -- Training the "ethical economist" -- The economist's oath.
Keywords Economics Moral and ethical aspects  Business ethics  Social ethics
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Call number HB72.D36 2010
ISBN(s) 9780199730568   0199730563   9780199813735   0199813736
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