Accepting the Invisible Hand

Market-Based Approaches to Social-Economic Problems

  • Mark D. White

Part of the Perspectives from Social Economics book series (PSE)

Table of contents

  1. Front Matter
    Pages i-xvi
  2. John Meadowcroft
    Pages 23-41
  3. James D. Gwartney, Joseph S. Connors
    Pages 43-68
  4. Benjamin Blevins, Guadalupe Ramirez, Jonathan B. Wight
    Pages 87-110
  5. Deirdre Nansen McCloskey
    Pages 139-168
  6. Back Matter
    Pages 191-197

About this book


This collection of essays by prominent economists and philosophers showcases the important contributions that markets can make to important topics within social economics, including practical issues such as poverty and disaster relief, as well as more general concerns regarding ethics and well-being.


discovery economics ethics poverty well-being

Editors and affiliations

  • Mark D. White
    • 1
  1. 1.Department of Political Science, Economics, and PhilosophyCollege of Staten Island/CUNYUSA

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