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Title: Barry Schwartz - Doing the Right Thing for the Right Reason: Why Incentives Are No Substitute for Character
Author: Schwartz, Barry
Issue Date: 2012-03-01
Publicly Available in cIRcle 2012-03-13
Abstract: Webcast sponsored by the Irving K. Barber Learning Centre and funded by the Peter Wall Institute for Advanced Studies Distinguished Scholar in Residence Program, Green College, and the UBC Centre for the Study of Democratic Institution. Barry Schwartz is Dorwin Cartwright Professor of Social Theory and Social Action, Swarthmore College. Schwartz studies the link between economics and psychology, offering startling insights into modern life. Lately, working with Ken Sharpe, he's studying wisdom This talk is part of a Series on Practical Wisdom organized by Maxwell Cameron, UBC Political Science and 2011 Wall Distinguished Professor.
Affiliation: Green College
URI: http://hdl.handle.net/2429/41373
Peer Review Status: Unreviewed
Scholarly Level: Faculty

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