Philosophy & Ethics
May 12, 2013
In the wake of the 2008 financial crisis, many of our policy makers and top economists are still stumbling in the dark.
Apr 2, 2013
What is the purpose of economics?
Mar 26, 2013
What happens when there’s no leader in the global economy?
This research project shows what economists can learn from political philosophers in thinking about economic inequality while also investigating the philosophical significance of recent empirical work on inequality, within economics and elsewhere.
Sep 24, 2012
Can economics be morally centered? And perhaps more importantly, should it be?
This research projects aims to understand Buddhist thinking in rational choice terms and apply that to some important contemporary economic problems.