2019 Essay Competition Winners: “What is the Moral Value of Economic Growth?”


We are very pleased to announce the winners of 2019 Ethics and Economics New Hampshire Student Essay Contest on the topic, “What is the moral value of economic growth?” The full prompt is available here. We had several very good entrants, but in the end only three prizes could be awarded. Number one prize winner is Molly DellaValla of Jackson […]

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Student Reactions to This Year’s Ethics and Economics Challenge

We ask students to write response paragraphs after our weekly discussions. Here are some selections from those comments on the readings for this year, organized by thinker. The text has not been changed in any way from the originals except for formatting. On Frederic Bastiat’s “Parable of the Broken Window” “In this week’s discussion we built upon the concept of […]

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