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Module Reading List

Ethics and Economics, 2019/20, Semester 1
Dr Stefan Kesting
Tutor information is taken from the Module Catalogue

Reading list and Resources

Core Text

Dutt, Amitava Krishna and Wilber, Charles K. (2013),Economics and ethics : an introduction(revised edition). Houndmills, Basingstoke: Palgrave Macmillan (ISBN: 978-1-137-34755-8).

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Reading List

Anderson, Elizabeth (1993), Value in ethics and economics. Cambridge MA and London: Harvard University Press.

Beckerman, Wilfred (2011), Economics as applied ethics : value judgements in welfare economics. Houndmills, Basingstoke: Palgrave Macmillan.

Etzioni, Amitai (1988), The moral dimension : toward a new economics. New York: Macmillan.

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Ferber, Marianne and Nelson, Julie (ed.) (1993), Beyond Economic Man: Feminist Theory and Economics. Chicago and London: The University of Chicago Press.

Folbre, Nancy (2001), The invisible heart : economics and family values. New York: The New Press.

Frank, Robert (2003),What price the moral high ground? : how to succeed without selling your soulPrinceton: Princeton University Press.

Hausman, Daniel and McPherson, Michael (2006), Economic analysis, moral philosophy, and public policy (2nd ed.). Cambridge: Cambridge University Press.

Hirschman, Albert (1982), Shifting Involvements: Private Interest and Public Action. Princeton: Princeton University Press.

Kahneman, Daniel (2011), Thinking, Fast and Slow. London: Allen Lane, Penguin Books.

Lutz, Mark and Lux, Kenneth (1988), Humanistic economics : the new challenge. New York: The Bootstrap Press.

Mansbridge, Jane (ed.) (1990), Beyond self-interest. Chicago and London: The University of Chicago Press.

Nelson, Julie (1996), Feminism, objectivity and economics. London and New York: Routledge.

Nozick, Robert (1974), Anarchy, state and utopia. New York: Basic Books.

Nussbaum, Martha (2000), Women and human development : the capabilities approach. Cambridge: Cambridge University Press.

Okun, Arthur (1975), Equality and efficiency : the big tradeoff. Washington: The Brookings Institution.

Rawls, John (1971), A Theory of Justice. Cambridge MA: Harvard University Press.

Sandel, Michael (2012), What money can't buy : the moral limits of markets. London: Allen Lane, Penguin Books.

Sen, Amartya (1987), On ethics and economics. Oxford: Blackwell.

Sen, Amartya (2009), The idea of justice. London: Allen Lane, Penguin Books.

Skidelsky, Robert and Skidelsky, Edward (2012), How much is enough? : the love of money and the case for the good life. London: Allen Lane, Penguin Books.

Stiglitz, Joseph (2012), The price of inequality, London: Allen Lane, Penguin Books.

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The journal of economic perspectives.

The journal of economic literature.

Review of social economy.

Forum of Social Economics

Review of Socio-Economics

Economics and philosophy.

Other heterodox journals

Journal of economic issues.

Journal of institutional economics.

The American journal of economics and sociology.

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Virtual Learning Environment (VLE)

Copies of lecture notes and/or other resources are available from the module area on the University’s VLE.

This list was last updated on 16/12/2013