Moral Capital and Commercial Society
By Suri Ratnapala
Commerce coevolves with moral rules and leads not only to prosperity but also to the accumulation of moral capitalthe disposition to moral conductas Adam Smith and David Hume observed. How can societies enhance their stocks of moral capital?
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