What Price the Moral High Ground? Ethical Dilemmas in Competitive Environments by Robert H. Frank

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Published by Princeton University Press .

Written in English

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Subjects:

  • Business Ethics,
  • Economic theory & philosophy,
  • Sociology,
  • Business/Economics,
  • Business & Economics,
  • Business / Economics / Finance,
  • Economics - General,
  • Business & Economics / Economics / General,
  • Economics,
  • Game Theory

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FormatPaperback
Number of Pages224
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL7759096M
ISBN 100691124019
ISBN 109780691124018

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Robert Harris Frank (born January 2, ) is the Henrietta Johnson Louis Professor of Management and a Professor of Economics at the Samuel Curtis Johnson Graduate School of Management at Cornell contributes to the "Economic View" column, which appears every fifth Sunday in The New York 's book is on wealth inequality in the United States.

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This is an important function. But we are sorely lacking books and articles along the line of Beck's. We need books that argue from the moral point of view - books that assume the moral high ground or take back the ground assumed by others.

These moral arguments are logically prior to the factual arguments in that they "prepare the way.". His books have been translated into 23 languages, including Choosing the Right Pond, Passions Within Reason, Microeconomics and Behavior, Principles of Economics (with Ben Bernanke), Luxury Fever, What Price the Moral High Ground?, Falling Behind, The Economic Naturalist, The Darwin Economy, and Success and Luck.

A recent book by Robert Frank (), a well-known researcher and writer on the nature of our economic nature, points to how the business world appears to be in the grip of “infectious greed” attributing this phrase to Alan Greenspan, the current U.S. Federal Reserve Chairman.

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— Jim Lacey is the author of The First Clash and Keep from All Thoughtful : Jim Lacey. In Houston after Hurricane Harvey, price-gougers have the moral high-ground But since higher prices can only be imposed if those other methods aren't working, then why the hell do we have laws.

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Though the interests of future generations should be accounted for, their interests must be weighed against the interests of poor people today.

The son of a pastor, Howe became disillusioned with Christian power-grabbing actions during the elections; it was, he notes, “what happens when the people who believe they have the moral high ground find themselves on the low road.”Brand: HarperCollins Publishers.

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“This is a book for people who want the West to regain its moral high ground, and who want to think hard about how to help achieve that.” —Anne Applebaum An international bestseller, To Fight Against This Age consists of two beautifully written, cogent, and urgent essays about the rise of fascism and the ways in which we can combat it.

In “The Eternal Return of Fascism,” Rob Riemen. But I register no such pain. I’m from the Toni Morrison school of morality on the subject of race. As she once told Charlie Rose: “I always knew that I had the high ground, all my life.

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