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The Resource Handbook of the economics of giving, altruism and reciprocity, edited by Serge-Christophe Kolm and Jean Mercier Ythier

Handbook of the economics of giving, altruism and reciprocity, edited by Serge-Christophe Kolm and Jean Mercier Ythier

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Handbook of the economics of giving, altruism and reciprocity
Title
Handbook of the economics of giving, altruism and reciprocity
Statement of responsibility
edited by Serge-Christophe Kolm and Jean Mercier Ythier
Contributor
Subject
Language
eng
Summary
  • The Handbook on the Economics of Giving, Reciprocity and Altruism provides a comprehensive set of reviews of literature on the economics of nonmarket voluntary transfers. The foundations of the field are reviewed first, with a sequence of chapters that present the hard core of the theoretical and empirical analyses of giving, reciprocity and altruism in economics, examining their relations with the viewpoints of moral philosophy, psychology, sociobiology, sociology and economic anthropology. Secondly, a comprehensive set of applications are considered of all the aspects of society where nonmarket voluntary transfers are significant: family and intergenerational transfers; charity and charitable institutions; the nonprofit economy; interpersonal relations in the workplace; the Welfare State; and international aid. *Every volume contains contributions from leading researchers *Each Handbook presents an accurate, self-contained survey of a particular topic *The series provides comprehensive and accessible surveys--
  • The Handbook on the Economics of Giving, Reciprocity and Altruism provides a comprehensive set of reviews of literature on the economics of nonmarket voluntary transfers. The foundations of the field are reviewed first, with a sequence of chapters that present the hard core of the theoretical and empirical analyses of giving, reciprocity and altruism in economics, examining their relations with the viewpoints of moral philosophy, psychology, sociobiology, sociology and economic anthropology. Secondly, a comprehensive set of applications are considered of all the aspects of society where nonmarket voluntary transfers are significant: family and intergenerational transfers; charity and charitable institutions; the nonprofit economy; interpersonal relations in the workplace; the Welfare State; and international aid--
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illustrations
Index
index present
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
  • Kolm, Serge-Christophe
  • Mercier Ythier, J.
Series statement
Handbooks in economics,
Series volume
23
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Economics
  • Distributive justice
  • Charity
  • Altruism
  • Voluntarism
  • Gifts
  • Economic assistance
Label
Handbook of the economics of giving, altruism and reciprocity, edited by Serge-Christophe Kolm and Jean Mercier Ythier
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https://opac.eui.eu/client/en_GB/default/search/detailnonmodal/ent:$002f$002fSD_ILS$002f0$002fSD_ILS:396640/one
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Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and indexes
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
cr
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier.
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent.
Contents
v. 1. Foundations -- v. 2. Applications
Control code
u396640
Edition
1st ed.
Extent
1 online resource (2 volumes (xxv, 1588, 28 pages))
Governing access note
Use of this electronic resource may be governed by a license agreement which restricts use to the European University Institute community. Each user is responsible for limiting use to individual, non-commercial purposes, without systematically downloading, distributing, or retaining substantial portions of information, provided that all copyright and other proprietary notices contained on the materials are retained. The use of software, including scripts, agents, or robots, is generally prohibited and may result in the loss of access to these resources for the entire European University Institute community
Isbn
9780080478210
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unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia.
Media type code
c
Other physical details
illustrations.
System control number
(OCoLC)70909674
Label
Handbook of the economics of giving, altruism and reciprocity, edited by Serge-Christophe Kolm and Jean Mercier Ythier
Link
https://opac.eui.eu/client/en_GB/default/search/detailnonmodal/ent:$002f$002fSD_ILS$002f0$002fSD_ILS:396640/one
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and indexes
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
cr
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier.
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent.
Contents
v. 1. Foundations -- v. 2. Applications
Control code
u396640
Edition
1st ed.
Extent
1 online resource (2 volumes (xxv, 1588, 28 pages))
Governing access note
Use of this electronic resource may be governed by a license agreement which restricts use to the European University Institute community. Each user is responsible for limiting use to individual, non-commercial purposes, without systematically downloading, distributing, or retaining substantial portions of information, provided that all copyright and other proprietary notices contained on the materials are retained. The use of software, including scripts, agents, or robots, is generally prohibited and may result in the loss of access to these resources for the entire European University Institute community
Isbn
9780080478210
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia.
Media type code
c
Other physical details
illustrations.
System control number
(OCoLC)70909674

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