The Moral Foundation of Economic Behavior by David C. Rose
Published By: Oxford and New York: Oxford University Press ISBN: 978-0-19-978174-4 Date of Publication: 2011
Book Review Detail
Janice Boucher Breuer of University of South Carolina
Review DOI: 10.1257/jel.50.3.791.r3 Review Pages: 795-97
Book Review Abstract
Janice Boucher Breuer of University of South Carolina reviews "The Moral Foundation of Economic Behavior" by David C. Rose. The EconLit abstract of the reviewed work begins: Explores the connection between morality and economic behavior through the medium of trust. Discusses opportunism; group size; moral values; harm-based moral restraint; the empathy problem; duty-based moral restraint; the moral foundation; trust; and culture. Rose is Professor of Economics at the University of Missouri, St. Louis. Index.