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The real price of market values: Michael Sandel at TEDGlobal 2013

The real price of market values: Michael Sandel at TEDGlobal 2013

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Political philosopher Michael Sandel — the second “Michael from Harvard” this session — returns to TED in the last session of TEDGlobal, “All Together Now,” to address the marketization of our culture. These days there’s very little money can’t buy. If you ever wind up in jail in San Diego, CA, and you find your []

“What Isn’t for Sale?” New essay from Michael Sandel

“What Isn’t for Sale?” New essay from Michael Sandel

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Michael Sandel (who re-introduced TEDsters to the art of civilized debate in the talk above) makes a provocative argument in this month’s Atlantic: Without quite realizing it — without ever deciding to do so — we drifted from having a market economy to being a market society. The difference is this: A market economy is []