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BARNARD COLLEGEECON BC 2075yBelinda ArchibongFall

ECON BC 2075y Lecture Notes - Lecture 3: Allais Paradox, Pareto Efficiency, Cardinal Utility

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13 Sep 2016
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Rationality and preference satisfaction, revealed preference theory, and pareto efficiency. Rational preferences: must be transitive and complete (home
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BARNARD COLLEGEECON BC 2075yBelinda ArchibongFall

ECON BC 2075y Lecture Notes - Lecture 19: African Socialism, Mary Wollstonecraft, Opportunity Cost

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1 Dec 2016
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Anderson (rawlsian) criticism of luck egalitarianism: victims of brute luck. Does not express concern for worse off case of the deaf and the problem of
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BARNARD COLLEGEECON BC 2075yBelinda ArchibongFall

ECON BC 2075y Lecture 14: Lecture 14 Notes

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1 Dec 2016
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The libertarian pushback: nozick"s entitlement theory part i. Fighting back with the libertarians- introducing nozick and the case against redistributi
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BARNARD COLLEGEECON BC 2075yBelinda ArchibongFall

ECON BC 2075y Lecture 20: Lecture 20 Notes

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1 Dec 2016
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Infant mortality in finland, 1936-2010 per 1000/births has dropped significantly. Finnish babies sleep in cardboard boxes role of state promoting well-
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BARNARD COLLEGEECON BC 2075yBelinda ArchibongFall

ECON BC 2075y Lecture 15: Lecture 15 Notes

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1 Dec 2016
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The libertarian pushback: nozick"s entitlement theory part ii. More on nozick"s entitlement theory- recap and rectification of injustice in holdings. 2
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BARNARD COLLEGEECON BC 2075yBelinda ArchibongFall

ECON BC 2075y Lecture Notes - Lecture 13: Intergenerational Equity, Capability Approach, Medicaid

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13 Nov 2016
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A summary of the "egalitarian" position on justice. Fighting back w/ libertarians- introducing nozick and the case against. On climate change and inter
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BARNARD COLLEGEECON BC 2075yBelinda ArchibongFall

ECON BC 2075y Lecture Notes - Lecture 12: Meritocracy, Bodily Integrity, Paternalism

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19 Oct 2016
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Topics: sen and nussbaum on capabilities approach, critiques of egalitarian" liberal approaches, if you"re an egalitarian, how come you"re so rich". Sh
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BARNARD COLLEGEECON BC 2075yBelinda ArchibongFall

ECON BC 2075y Lecture Notes - Lecture 10: Equal Opportunity, Justice As Fairness, Patient Protection And Affordable Care Act

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12 Oct 2016
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Read: rawls theory of justice: section 1-4, 10-14. How do we solve gender gap in executive positions, wage gap, how do we encourage more women to take
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BARNARD COLLEGEECON BC 2075yBelinda ArchibongFall

ECON BC 2075y Lecture 18: Lecture 18 Notes

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1 Dec 2016
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Inequality and growth- inverted u hypothesis, theory and evidence. Distinction between personal and functional distributions . How economic inequalitie
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BARNARD COLLEGEECON BC 2075yBelinda ArchibongFall

ECON BC 2075y Lecture Notes - Lecture 16: Egalitarianism, Reparations For Slavery, Reservation In India

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1 Dec 2016
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Equality as an objective: the egalitarian return part i. Nozick- rectification of injustice in holdings and affirmative action. Equality as an objectiv
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BARNARD COLLEGEECON BC 2075yBelinda ArchibongFall

ECON BC 2075y Lecture 17: Lecture 17 Notes

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1 Dec 2016
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Equality as an objective: the egalitarian return part ii. Equality as an objective, equality of what. On voting, political equality and social responsi
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BARNARD COLLEGEECON BC 2075yBelinda ArchibongFall

ECON BC 2075y Lecture Notes - Lecture 8: Tax Evasion, Original Position, Contract Theory

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4 Oct 2016
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Utilitarianism vs. rawls theory of justice part i. Introduction to rawls and justice as fairness, on basic structure of society, property and taxation.
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