Module 4: “Social Capital”

Part 1: Social forces

  • Becker, G. S., & Murphy, K. M. (2009). Social economics: Market behavior in a social environment. Chapter 1.

Part 2: Are choice rational when social capital is important?

  • Becker, G. S., & Murphy, K. M. (2009). Social economics: Market behavior in a social environment. Chapter 2.

Part 3: The formation of social capital

  • Becker, G. S., & Murphy, K. M. (2009). Social economics: Market behavior in a social environment. Chapter 3.

Part 4: Trust me

  • Listen the podcast Trust me (lenght: 27:42) at freakonomics.com.

Exercise: Immigration perception