"Fairness versus Welfare" poses a bold challenge to contemporary moral philosophy by showing that most moral principles conflict more sharply with welfare than is generally recognized. In particular, the authors demonstrate that all principles that are not based exclusively on welfare will sometimes favour policies under which literally everyone would be worse off.
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Harvard University Press
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Author Biography - Louis Kaplow
Louis Kaplow is Professor of Law at Harvard Law School. Steven Shavell is Samuel R. Rosenthal Professor of Law at Harvard Law School.