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Altruism as a Problem Involving Group versus Individual Selection in Economics and Biology

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  • Samuelson, Paul A

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Article provided by American Economic Association in its journal American Economic Review.

Volume (Year): 83 (1993)
Issue (Month): 2 (May)
Pages: 143-48

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  10. Onyeiwu, Steve & Jones, Robert, 2003. "An institutionalist perception of cooperative behavior," Journal of Behavioral and Experimental Economics (formerly The Journal of Socio-Economics), Elsevier, vol. 32(3), pages 233-248, July.
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  12. Khalil, Elias L., 1999. "Two kinds of order: Thoughts on the theory of the firm," Journal of Behavioral and Experimental Economics (formerly The Journal of Socio-Economics), Elsevier, vol. 28(2), pages 157-173, July.
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  18. John M. POLIMEN & Raluca-Ioana IORGULESCU, 2013. "Culture, Universal (Or Not) Preferences And Social Welfare," Internal Auditing and Risk Management, Athenaeum University of Bucharest, vol. 2(30), pages 12-20, June.
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