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Book review: the tyranny of utility: behavioral social science and the rise of paternalism

Vaganay, Arnaud (2011) Book review: the tyranny of utility: behavioral social science and the rise of paternalism. British Politics and Policy at LSE (27 Nov 2011) Blog Entry.

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Abstract

Arnaud Vaganay finds a courageous and original contribution to the field of behavioural economics in The Tyranny of Utility, but is not convinced by the author’s call for value-based policies in the context of the current debt crisis.

Item Type: Website (Blog Entry)
Official URL: http://blogs.lse.ac.uk/politicsandpolicy/
Additional Information: © 2011 The authors
Library of Congress subject classification: H Social Sciences > H Social Sciences (General)
H Social Sciences > HB Economic Theory
J Political Science > JA Political science (General)
Journal of Economic Literature Classification System: H - Public Economics > H5 - National Government Expenditures and Related Policies > H50 - General
Z - Other Special Topics > Z1 - Cultural Economics; Economic Sociology; Economic Anthropology > Z19 - Other
Sets: Collections > British Politics and Policy at LSE
Collections > Economists Online
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Date Deposited: 06 Dec 2011 12:07
URL: http://eprints.lse.ac.uk/39909/

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