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As You Like It

David Autor and Philip Kitcher.

in Capitalism Beyond Mutuality?

May 2018; p ublished online June 2018 .

Chapter. Subjects: Corporate Governance; Political Economy. 9922 words.

To what extent and how does economic work relate to life satisfaction? Over the past century, work or a job has become crucial to gaining a livelihood. Writers have also suggested that (at...

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Behind Every Great Fortune is an Equally Great Crime

Jay B. Barney and David Schmidtz.

in Capitalism Beyond Mutuality?

May 2018; p ublished online June 2018 .

Chapter. Subjects: Corporate Governance; Political Economy. 7201 words.

This chapter examines the accuracy of the quote “behind every great fortune is an equally great crime”, attributed to Balzac. In our times great individual fortunes are generally generated...

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Britain

Helen Callaghan.

in Contestants, Profiteers, and the Political Dynamics of Marketization

January 2018; p ublished online January 2018 .

Chapter. Subjects: Corporate Governance; Political Economy. 11806 words.

Chapters 3, 4, and 5 examine empirically why markets for corporate control expanded even though incumbents resisted exposure to competition. The British case, presented in Chapter 3,...

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Capitalism Beyond Mutuality?

Edited by Subramanian Rangan.

May 2018; p ublished online June 2018 .

Book. Subjects: Corporate Governance; Political Economy. 400 pages.

Our quest for prosperity has produced great output but not always great outcomes. The list of concerns is growing and familiar. Fundamentally, when it comes to well-being, fairness, and the...

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Conclusion

Helen Callaghan.

in Contestants, Profiteers, and the Political Dynamics of Marketization

January 2018; p ublished online January 2018 .

Chapter. Subjects: Corporate Governance; Political Economy. 6442 words.

The final chapter highlights the theoretical significance of the findings, reflects on their generalizability, and outlines supplementary explanations. By identifying systematic differences...

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Contestants, Profiteers, and the Political Dynamics of Marketization

Helen Callaghan.

January 2018; p ublished online January 2018 .

Book. Subjects: Corporate Governance; Political Economy. 208 pages.

When two parties quarrel, the third rejoices, according to a well-known proverb. This book highlights the role of rejoicing “profiteers” in political efforts to expand market-based...

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Corporations in the Economy of Esteem

Robert Frank and Philip Pettit.

in Capitalism Beyond Mutuality?

May 2018; p ublished online June 2018 .

Chapter. Subjects: Corporate Governance; Political Economy. 13934 words.

Even in a regulated and competitive market economy the behavior of firms leaves much to be desired. Beyond the invisible hand of the market and the iron hand of the law, this chapter...

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Decision Processes and Value Endogeneity

James G. March.

in Capitalism Beyond Mutuality?

May 2018; p ublished online June 2018 .

Chapter. Subjects: Corporate Governance; Political Economy. 2125 words.

Humans use reasons to shape and justify choices. In the process, trade-offs seem essential and often inevitable. But trade-offs involve comparisons, which are problematic both across values...

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A Dialogue Between Business and Philosophy

Bertrand Collomb and Susan Neiman.

in Capitalism Beyond Mutuality?

May 2018; p ublished online June 2018 .

Chapter. Subjects: Corporate Governance; Political Economy. 12797 words.

Is there a way of doing business that can sustain material progress without displacing other values that are the essence of the good life? This chapter is a dialogue on this and related...

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The Forest of Reasons

Kwame Anthony Appiah.

in Capitalism Beyond Mutuality?

May 2018; p ublished online June 2018 .

Chapter. Subjects: Corporate Governance; Political Economy. 9603 words.

As business decisions and actions spill over into society in ways that arouse our concern, it is useful to explore how philosophy might offer an alternative perspective to consequentialism....

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