Behavioral surplus economics

Posted: 16 November 2011 in Uncategorized
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A quick question for behavioral economics: since “the basic insight is that how you give the money matters,” does it matter how the surplus is appropriated and distributed?

In other words, is there a difference between how capitalists (who appropriate the surplus for doing nothing) and workers (who actually produce the surplus) might decide to distribute the surplus to others?

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