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Mark Blaug on the Normativity of Welfare Economics
Erasmus Journal For Philosophy & Economics
  • D. Wade Hands, University of Puget Sound
Document Type
Article
Publication Date
5-15-2012
Department
Economics
Abstract
This paper examines Mark Blaug's position on the normative character of Paretian welfare economics: in general, and specifically with respect to his debate with Pieter Hennipman over this question during the 1990s. The paper also clarifies some of the confusions that emerged within the context of this debate, and closes by providing some additional arguments supporting Blaug's position that he himself did not provide.
pp.
2014-01-25
ISSN
1876-9098
Citation Information
Hands, D. Wade, Mark Blaug on the Normativity of Welfare Economics (May 15, 2012).