Series: IMF Working Papers
Author(s): Arye Hillman
Publisher: INTERNATIONAL MONETARY FUND
Publication Date: 01 November 2000
Keywords: government, ethics, Nietzsche, political economy, political culture, income distribution, political authority, forced labor
This paper is concerned with economic consequences of unethical governance. A framework is set out, based on principles of Friedrich Nietzsche, that ties poverty and inequality to unethical behavior of the strong t...