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    Do Markets Crowd Out Virtues? An Aristotelian Framework.J. J. Graafland - 2010 - Journal of Business Ethics 91 (1):1-19.
    The debate on the influence of markets on virtues has focused on two opposite hypotheses: the doux commerce thesis and the self-destruction thesis. Whereas the doux commerce hypothesis assumes that capitalism polishes human manners, the self-destruction hypothesis holds that capitalism erodes the moral foundation of society. This paper will develop a more balanced position by using the virtue ethics developed by Aristotle, which distinguishes several virtues. The research will focus on the question for which virtues the doux commerce or self-destruction (...)
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    Economics, Ethics and the Market: Introduction and Applications.J. J. Graafland - 2005 - Routledge.
    The primary aim of the text is to introduce the reader to the relationship between economics and ethics and to the application of economic ethics in the evaluation of the market. The reader will gain insight into: * The ethical and methodological strategy of economics and criticism of the core assumptions that underpin the economic defense of free market operation. * The characteristics of different ethical theories (utilitarianism, duty and rights ethics, justice and virtue ethics) that can be used to (...)
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    Calvin’s Restrictions on Interest: Guidelines for the Credit Crisis. [REVIEW]J. J. Graafland - 2010 - Journal of Business Ethics 96 (2):233 - 248.
    Calvin's view on the legitimacy of interest has had a great impact on the economic development of Western society. Although Calvin took a fundamentally positive attitude to interest, he also proposed several restrictions on the charging of interest. In this article, we investigate the relevance of these restrictions to the current credit crisis. We find that each of them provides a relevant interpretation of what went wrong in the buildup of the credit crisis and gives directions to improve policies of (...)
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    Calvin’s Restrictions on Interest: Guidelines for the Credit Crisis.J. J. Graafland - 2010 - Journal of Business Ethics 96 (2):233-248.
    Calvin’s view on the legitimacy of interest has had a great impact on the economic development of Western society. Although Calvin took a fundamentally positive attitude to interest, he also proposed several restrictions on the charging of interest. In this article, we investigate the relevance of these restrictions to the current credit crisis. We find that each of them provides a relevant interpretation of what went wrong in the buildup of the credit crisis and gives directions to improve policies of (...)
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    Recovering Adam Smith’s Virtue Ethics for Commercial Society.J. J. Graafland & Thomas R. Wells - 2017 - In A. J. G. Sison (ed.), Handbook of Virtue Ethics in Business and Management. Dordrecht, Netherlands:
  6. The Bourgeois Virtues: Ethics for an Age of Commerce. [REVIEW]J. J. Graafland - 2009 - Journal of Economic Methodology 16 (2):214-219.
  7. Internationale Marktwerking En Armoede.J. J. Graafland - 2003 - Wijsgerig Perspectief 3 (43):16-27.
     
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  8. Review of the Book Values in Economy and Economics, L Liedekerke, 2000. [REVIEW]J. J. Graafland - 2002 - Algemeen Nederlands Tijdschrift voor Wijsbegeerte 94 (1):100-101.