Archive | Mar, 2011

Government, Organizations, and Ethics

Government, Organizations, and Ethics

Mar 24th, 2011No Comments

“This article discusses ethical challenges posed by market-based government and the degree to which contracting enhances or diminishes government’s ability to ensure that organizations that deliver public services adhere to ethical practices and public values.”

Greed, Envy, and Financial Markets

Greed, Envy, and Financial Markets

Mar 18th, 2011No Comments

“Is greed an inherently destructive part of the human condition that must be controlled and regulated by external constraints, or are the destructive aspects of greed more the function of the pathology of the individual and culture?”

Psychoanalysis and Market Instability

Psychoanalysis and Market Instability

Mar 1st, 2011No Comments

“Based on the evidence of historical accounts, supplemented by some interviewing, the authors suggest a psychoanalytic approach focusing on unconscious phantasy relationships, states of mind, and unconscious group functioning can explain some outstanding questions about financial bubbles which cannot be explained with mainstream economic theories.”