Part 2 Moral Dimensions of Property and Trade
In this part of “Economics and the Pursuit of Happiness” students consider the moral questions that arise concerning private property, commerce, and lending and borrowing. They will discover that contemporary debates about fairness in economic affairs have a long and largely unexamined history. Though these matters have prominent places in contemporary social and political life, they are seldom treated with the care and precision their importance warrants. This was not always the case.