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Belief in a just world and redistributive politics

Roland Benabou

Belief in a just world and redistributive politics

by Roland Benabou

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Published by National Bureau of Economic Research in Cambridge, MA .
Written in English

    Places:
  • United States,
  • Europe,
  • United States.,
  • Europe.
    • Subjects:
    • Social justice -- United States.,
    • Social justice -- Europe.,
    • Distributive justice -- United States.,
    • Distributive justice -- Europe.,
    • Welfare economics.,
    • Poverty -- Public opinion.,
    • United States -- Social policy -- Moral and ethical aspects.,
    • Europe -- Social policy -- Moral and ethical aspects.

    • Edition Notes

      StatementRoland Benabou, Jean Tirole.
      SeriesNBER working paper series ;, working paper 11208, Working paper series (National Bureau of Economic Research : Online) ;, working paper no. 11208.
      ContributionsTirole, Jean., National Bureau of Economic Research.
      Classifications
      LC ClassificationsHB1
      The Physical Object
      FormatElectronic resource
      ID Numbers
      Open LibraryOL3477452M
      LC Control Number2005617159

      Belief in a Just World and Redistributive Politics - Princeton University feel such a need to believe in a “just world”; ii) why this need, and therefore the prevalence of the of this phenomenon for international differences in political ideology, levels of the American Dream, is but the most striking example of this. The “belief in a just world” refers to those more or less articulated assumptions which underlie the way people orient themselves to their environment. These assumptions have a functional component which is tied to the image of a manageable and predictable world. These are central to the ability to engage in long-term goal-directed by:

      Conservatism, Just World Belief, and Racism: An Experimental Investigation of the Attitudes Measured by Modern Racism Scales Riley K. Carneyy Ryan D. Enosz Abstract The study of intergroup attitudes is a central topic across the social sciences. While there is little doubt about the importance of intergroup attitudes in shaping behavior,File Size: KB. “There is, perhaps, no stronger contrast between the revolutionary times in which we live and the Catholic ages, or even the period of the Reformation, than in this: that the influence which religious motives formerly possessed is now in a great measure exercised by political opinions.

        The Paradox of the Belief in a Just World. I n this extract from The Lottery of Birth: On Inherited Social Inequalities, Namit Arora talks about parsing through the fiction that he is the sole. Belief in a just world is threatened (people encounter evidence that suggests that the world is not really just or orderly after all) Result: people need to restore that belief (people are very reluctant to give up this belief) BJW's of people are threatened spontaneously by exposure to .


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BELIEF IN A JUST WORLD AND REDISTRIBUTIVE POLITICS* ROLAND BE´ NABOU AND JEAN TIROLE International surveys reveal wide differences between the views held in different countries concerning the causes of wealth or poverty and the extent to which people are responsible for their own fate.

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Belief in Just World and Redistributive Politics. offer a sophisticated model in which this just-world belief is instrumental to overcome procrastination problems and to motivate oneself (or.

Get this from a library. Belief in a just world and redistributive politics. [Roland Bénabou; Jean Tirole; National Bureau of Economic Research.] -- "International surveys reveal wide differences between the views held in different countries concerning the causes of wealth or poverty and the extent to which people are responsible for their own.

Belief in a Just World and Redistributive Politics Roland Bénabou Princeton University Jean Tirole IDEI-Toulouse and MIT Forthcoming in the Quarterly Journal of Economics 1 1We are grateful for helpful remarks and suggestions to Samuel Bowles, Edward Glaeser, Robert Lane and George Loewenstein, as well as to seminar and conference participants at the NBER, the Institute for.

Belief in a Just World and Redistributive Politics Article (PDF Available) in Quarterly Journal of Economics (2) May with Reads How we measure 'reads'. The "belief in a just world" is an attempt to capmre in a phrase one of the ways, if not the way, that people come to terms with-make sense out of-find meaning in, their experiences.

We do not believe that things just happen in our world; there is a pattern to events which conveys not only a sense of orderli­ ness or predictability, but also Cited by: "Belief in a Just World and Redistributive Politics," The Quarterly Journal of Economics, Oxford University Press, vol.

(2), pages Benabou, Roland & Tirole, Jean, " Belief in a Just World and Redistributive Politics," Papers a, Princeton University, Research Program. Belief in a Just World and Redistributive Politics Roland Benabou, Jean Tirole.

NBER Working Paper No. Issued in March NBER Program(s):Economic Fluctuations and Growth, Public Economics, Political Economy International surveys reveal wide differences between the views held in different countries concerning the causes of wealth or poverty and the extent to which people are.

The just-world fallacy or just-world hypothesis is the cognitive bias (or assumption) that a person's actions are inherently inclined to bring morally fair and fitting consequences to that person, to the end of all noble actions being eventually rewarded and all evil actions eventually punished.

In other words, the just-world hypothesis is the tendency to attribute consequences to—or expect. Belief in a Just World and Redistributive Politics Roland Bénabou Princeton University Jean Tirole IDEI-Toulouse and MIT First version: October This version: December 1 1We are grateful for helpful remarks and suggestions to Sam Bowles, Ed Glaeser, Robert Lane andCited by: T1 - Belief in a just world and redistributive politics.

AU - Bénabou, Roland. AU - Tirole, Jean. PY - /5/1. Y1 - /5/1. N2 - International surveys reveal wide differences between the views held in different countries concerning the causes of wealth or poverty and the extent to which people are responsible for their own by: and of its implications for redistributive policies (taxes and welfare payments) and the stigma born by the poor.

At the heart of the model are general-equilibrium interactions between each individual’s psychologically-based “demand” for a belief in a just world (or similar ideology) and the degree of redistribution chosen by the polity. “Belief in a Just World (BJW)” equilibrium and λin the European “Realistic Pessimism (RP)” equilibrium, with associated tax rates τand τ.

Average effort and output are higher in the BJW equilibrium. In the no-information state, the ranking of tax rates, effort, and output across the two equilibria depend on parameters.

If π1−π0. Redistribution of income and wealth is the transfer of income and wealth (including physical property) from some individuals to others by means of a social mechanism such as taxation, charity, welfare, public services, land reform, monetary policies, confiscation, divorce or tort law.

The term typically refers to redistribution on an economy-wide basis rather than between selected individuals. BELIEF IN A JUST WORLD AND REDISTRIBUTIVE POLITICS* ROLAND BE ´ NABOU AND JEAN TIROLE International surveys reveal wide differences between the views held in different countries concerning the causes of wealth or poverty and the extent to which people are responsible for their own fate.

At the same time, social ethnographies. Understanding power in organizations; Benabou, R. and Tirole, J. () Belief in a just world and redistributive politics. Quarterly Journal of Economics,– () Do innocent victims threaten the belief in a just world.

Evidence from a modified Stroop task. Journal of Personality and Social Psychology, Cited by: I loved this book. I am a secular homeschool parent and purchased this book to begin the exploration of religion with my child. Before haters judge, I also hold state licenses in K6 Elementary Ed and K12 World Language Ed and have taught in public school for a decade/5.

Roland Bénabou, and Jean Tirole, “Belief in a Just World and Redistributive Politics”, The Quarterly Journal of Economics, vol. n. 2, Maypp. –   From the Book of Job to Pinocchio and Cinderella, this belief in what some psychologists call “immanent justice” or “The Just Word Hypothesis” seeks to explain our plight and our success.

It also hardens our attitudes about the poor, victims of crimes and those folks either buoyed or. The just-world phenomenon is the tendency to believe that the world is just and that people get what they deserve.

Because people want to believe that the world is fair, they will look for ways to explain or rationalize away injustice, often blaming the person in a situation who is actually the victim.Belief in a just world and redistributive politics.

Belief in a just world and redistributive politics. Roland Bénabou; Jean Tirole. Journal Article. Between free trade and protectionism: strategic trade policy and a theory of corporate trade demands Book Chapter.

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(). Religion and preferences for redistributive policies in an East Asian country. ().Author: Eiji Yamamura.