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Amartya Sen, Angus Deaton & Tim Besley, Economics with a Moral Compass? Welfare Economics: Past, Present, and Future, 12 Ann. Rev. of Econ. 1 (2020).

Abstract: This conversation between Nobel Laureates Amartya Sen and Angus Deaton, moderated by Annual Review of Economics Editorial Committee Member Tim Besley, focuses on bringing ethical issues into economics, and the implications that this has for the practice and teaching of economics. A video of this interview is available online at