- This Is Why Americans Vote Against Economic Self-Interest. GILL, KATHY // Moderate Voice;2/22/2011, p15
A blog on reasons which influence the U.S. citizens to vote in contrary to economic self-interest is discussed.
- Moral outrage. Ananthaswamy, Anil // New Scientist;1/12/2002, Vol. 173 Issue 2325, p11
Focuses on the self-interest binding human societies together in Great Britain. Explanations on altruistic act and punishment; Outlets for human emotions; Emotions behind punishments.
- The fairy. Perrault, Charles; Wilson, Lori Lee // Faces (07491387);May93, Vol. 9 Issue 9, p28
Presents the story `The Fairy,' by Charles Perrault, translated by Lori Lee Wilson. Children's respect for their parents; Punishment for selfish deeds.
- Self-interest and consumers. Smith, Frances B. // Consumers' Research Magazine;Apr96, Vol. 79 Issue 4, p33
Focuses on companies' self-interests which generate products of varying prices and quality. Use of self-interest to the benefit of consumers; Discussion of United States Telecard Association's action to protect member companies to the benefit of customers; Interest of legitimate businesses in...
- Deadly habits dress up as good deeds...don't be fooled. // Jackson Advocate;11/11/2010, Vol. 73 Issue 4, p6A
The article offers advices not to be self-centered by comparing oneself to others.
- To plan for future, we must look beyond ourselves. CROWE, GRETCHEN R. // Our Sunday Visitor;4/14/2013, Vol. 101 Issue 50, p2
An introduction to the journal is presented in which the editor focuses on the need for planning for the next generations and avoid practicing self-centeredness.
- egoism. // Taber's Cyclopedic Medical Dictionary (2009);2009, Issue 21, p729
A definition of the term "egoism," which pertains to an inflated estimation of one's value, is presented.
- Of self-interest, economic policy and influencing the government. McCallum, John S. // Business Quarterly;Spring90, Vol. 54 Issue 4, p54
Considers the effectiveness of public policy as a key input in managerial decisions of the government. Capacity of the self-interest principle to frustrate public policy through direct intervention in market processes; Importance in understanding their potential to produce perverse and...
- Self-Interest and Altruism in the Deterrence of Transnational Bribery. Davis, Kevin E. // American Law & Economics Review;Fall2002, Vol. 4 Issue 2, p314
This article explains why states in which bribe payers are located ("payor states") criminalize transnational bribery. It suggests that these initiatives can enable self-interested payor states to improve the terms upon which their nationals obtain the services of foreign public officials....