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The Resource Accepting the invisible hand : market-based approaches to social-economic problems, Edited by Mark D. White, (electronic book)

Accepting the invisible hand : market-based approaches to social-economic problems, Edited by Mark D. White, (electronic book)

Label
Accepting the invisible hand : market-based approaches to social-economic problems
Title
Accepting the invisible hand
Title remainder
market-based approaches to social-economic problems
Statement of responsibility
Edited by Mark D. White
Contributor
Editor
Subject
Language
eng
Summary
This collection of essays by prominent economists and philosophers showcases the important contributions that markets can make to important topics within social economics, including practical issues such as poverty and disaster relief, as well as more general concerns regarding ethics and well-being.
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Cataloging source
UK-WkNB
Index
no index present
Literary form
non fiction
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1971-
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White, Mark D.
Series statement
Perspectives from social economics
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  • Free enterprise
  • Social policy
  • Social problems
Summary expansion
This collection of essays by prominent economists and philosophers showcases the important contributions that markets can make to important topics within social economics, including practical issues such as poverty and disaster relief, as well as more general concerns regarding ethics and well-being
Label
Accepting the invisible hand : market-based approaches to social-economic problems, Edited by Mark D. White, (electronic book)
Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Contents
Markets and dignity : the essential link : (with an application to health care) / Mark D. White -- Markets, discovery, and social problems / John Meadowcroft -- Economic freedom and global poverty / James D. Gwartney and Joseph S. Connors -- Don't let the best be the enemy of the good : a stoic defense of the market / Jennifer A. Baker -- Ethics in the Mayan marketplace / Benjamin Blevins, Guadalupe Ramirez, and Jonathan B. Wight -- Philantropy and the invisible hand : Hayek, Boulding, and beyond / Robert F. Garnett, Jr. -- Life in the market is good for you / Deirdre Nansen McCloskey -- Doing the right things : the private sector response to Hurricane Katrina as a case study in the bourgeois virtues / Steven Horwitz
Control code
9780230114319
Extent
1 online resource (xvi, 197 p.)
Form of item
electronic
Isbn
9780230114319
Other physical details
ill.
Specific material designation
unspecified
Label
Accepting the invisible hand : market-based approaches to social-economic problems, Edited by Mark D. White, (electronic book)
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Contents
Markets and dignity : the essential link : (with an application to health care) / Mark D. White -- Markets, discovery, and social problems / John Meadowcroft -- Economic freedom and global poverty / James D. Gwartney and Joseph S. Connors -- Don't let the best be the enemy of the good : a stoic defense of the market / Jennifer A. Baker -- Ethics in the Mayan marketplace / Benjamin Blevins, Guadalupe Ramirez, and Jonathan B. Wight -- Philantropy and the invisible hand : Hayek, Boulding, and beyond / Robert F. Garnett, Jr. -- Life in the market is good for you / Deirdre Nansen McCloskey -- Doing the right things : the private sector response to Hurricane Katrina as a case study in the bourgeois virtues / Steven Horwitz
Control code
9780230114319
Extent
1 online resource (xvi, 197 p.)
Form of item
electronic
Isbn
9780230114319
Other physical details
ill.
Specific material designation
unspecified

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