Doctoral Thesis

R. A. Povey, D.Phil Thesis : The Socially Optimal Level of Altruism

Published Articles

Punishment and the Potency of Group Selection

The Welfare Economics of Infectious Happiness

Working Papers

The Socially Optimal Level of Altruism

Punishment and the Potency of Group Selection - Extended working paper version with additional simulations

The Limits to Altruism - A Survey

The Socially Optimal Level of Altruism - Extended working paper

Socially Optimal Ideology

Evidence-Based Policy - A General Critique

Presentation given at Public Economic Theory Conference, 2011, Bloomington

Email me at: <richard.povey@st-hildas.ox.ac.uk> or <richard.povey@hertford.ox.ac.uk>

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