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Identity, Trust and Altruism: Sociological Clues to Economic Development

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  • Basu, Kaushik

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Much of economics is built on the assumption of individuals being driven by nothing but

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  • Basu, Kaushik, 2006. "Identity, Trust and Altruism: Sociological Clues to Economic Development," Working Papers 06-05, Cornell University, Center for Analytic Economics.
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