Ethics

Economics, Privacy, and Christian Ethics

Conference Paper, originally prepared for the 2012 Baylor Symposium on Faith and Culture: Technology and Human Flourishing. Panel Topic: “Do Christian Values and Trends in Information Processing Suggest Privacy Laws Are Outdated?” Latest Draft: November 2013. Working Draft Abstract: Concerns about consumer privacy have intensified in…
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November 14, 2013
Ethics

Endogenous Virtues and Economic Policy

Working Paper - Under Review Presented at the 14th World Congress of Social Economics, Glasgow, Scotland, June 2012. Conference Paper Abstract: In recent years a literature has developed that brings insights from virtue-based ethics to economics. One of the most formidable challenges in this literature is…
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July 26, 2013
Ethics

Review of Ecumenical Babel, by Jordan Ballor

Calvin Theological Journal April 2011 Pages 180-182 Pre-publication version This essay reviews: Ecumenical Babel: Confusing Economic Ideology and the Church’s Social Witness. by Jordan J. Ballor. Grand Rapids: Christian’s Library Press, 2010. Pp. 167. $9.95 paper.  
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July 9, 2013
Ethics

Can Economists Speak for Farmed Animals? A Review.

Journal of Animal Ethics, 2013 Volume 3, number 2, pages 188-194. Pre-publication version This essay reviews: F. Baily Norwood and Jayson L. Lusk, Compassion, By the Pound: The Economics of Farm Animal Welfare (New York and Oxford: Oxford University Press, 2011), pp. 409 + xiv. Hardback,…
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July 9, 2013
Ethics

Examining the Place of Ethics in Economics: A Review

Review of Social Economy, 2014 Volume 72, number 1, pages 127-135. Pre-publication version Final Version from Publisher This review essay covers the following books: Reckoning with Markets: Moral Reflection in Economics. By James Halteman and Edd Noell. New York, Oxford University Press, 2012, 218 pages,…
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July 9, 2013