A Conversation with Amartya Sen
- (pp. 135-150)
AbstractArjo Kalmer interviews Amayrtya Sen in December 1985. After some biographical and academic background, the discussion moves to welfare economics, rationality, and Adam Smith. In a postscript, Sen discusses the connection between his critique of the rationality assumption and his work on social choice theory.
Citation1989. "A Conversation with Amartya Sen." Journal of Economic Perspectives, 3(1): 135-150. DOI: 10.1257/jep.3.1.135
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