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Herbert Gintis

Herbert Gintis, Professor of Economics at Central European University and External Professor at the Santa Fe Institute, is author of The Bounds of Reason.

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The welfare state is in trouble not because selfishness is rampant (it is not), but because many egalitarian programs no longer evoke deeply held notions of fairness.

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Pessimism about a selfish electorate is fundamentally misdirected.

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Sandel makes two serious errors in his defense of morality over markets.

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Reciprocity and distributive justice.

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Jeffersonian capitalism can lead to a more egalitarian economic system

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