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  • The Alliance Approach to Innovation: Agro- ecological innovations, Alliance, and Agency 

    PARROT, LAURENT; KELEHER, LORI (Université de Montréal. Centre de recherche en éthique de l'UdeM., 2017-03-15)
    Agro-ecological innovations aim at promoting sustainable agricultural practices that have long term benefits. However, farmers rarely adopt beneficial innovations in agro-ecology despite expressing an understanding of the benefits and a desire to do ...
  • Avant-propos 

    CAMPAGNOLO, GILLES (Université de Montréal. Centre de recherche en éthique de l'UdeM., 2017-03-15)
  • Politique agricole et capabilités : quel degré de compatibilité ? 

    POUCH, THIERRY (Université de Montréal. Centre de recherche en éthique de l'UdeM., 2017-03-15)
    Early awareness by famine in 1948 in India, Amartya Sen has produced many works on issues of social justice and economic ethics. “Capabilities” are of this view a flagship concept of his theory. The economist believes that the difficulties encountered ...
  • Compte rendu / Book review 

    Jean-Jacques Friboulet, Jean Brot et Hubert Gérardin (sous la direction de), Dynamiques des sociétés civiles en économie ouverte. Études de cas et perspectives (Afrique de l’Ouest, Europe, Maghreb), Paris, Karthala, 266 pages.
    Unknown author (Université de Montréal. Centre de recherche en éthique de l'UdeM., 2016-10-27)
  • Mesurer la résilience des ménages ruraux sénégalais : Une approche en termes de trajectoires et seuils de moyens d’existence 

    Robert, Pierre; Lallau, Benoit (Université de Montréal. Centre de recherche en éthique de l'UdeM., 2016-10-27)
    Since the 1970s, the consequences of climatic shocks have affected people in Senegalese rural areas. However, these populations aren’t passive when facing a major event and often try to resist. This is why we question the resilience of rural households. ...
  • Ethique des affaires et RSE, même combat 

    Courcier, Jérôme (Université de Montréal. Centre de recherche en éthique de l'UdeM., 2016-10-25)
  • Institutions de microfinance et prêteurs informels de l’agriculture familiale en Côte d’ivoire : de la cohabitation à la fusion 

    Youan Bi, Trazié Bertrand Athanase (Université de Montréal. Centre de recherche en éthique de l'UdeM., 2016-10-25)
    The aim of our study was to propose a sustainable financing mechanism. It emerges that food subsistence agriculture is mainly financed by the informal lenders (suppliers of inputs and purchaser of agricultural product) due to their proximity. Anywhere, ...
  • Responsabilité Sociétale des Organisations et ISO 26000 : cas du Maroc 

    Nia, Hafida; Attouch, Hicham (Université de Montréal. Centre de recherche en éthique de l'UdeM., 2016-10-25)
    The social responsibility of organizations includes two complementary realities. For society, it is the contribution of any organization in the national sustainable development effort. For the organization, it is an expression of the search for a global ...
  • Mesurer la résilience des ménages ruraux sénégalais : Une approche en termes de trajectoires et seuils de moyens d’existence 

    Robert, Pierre; Lallau, Benoit (Université de Montréal. Centre de recherche en éthique de l'UdeM., 2016-10-25)
    Since the 1970s, the consequences of climatic shocks have affected people in Senegalese rural areas. However, these populations aren’t passive when facing a major event and often try to resist. This is why we question the resilience of rural households. ...
  • L’alerte éthique : vers une gouvernance omnicanal ? 

    Devillier, Nathalie (Université de Montréal. Centre de recherche en éthique de l'UdeM., 2016-10-25)
    Is the creation of a whistleblowing mechanism likely to strengthen corporate governance? This will be the subject of this legal study which first seeks to identify the existing legal instruments in French law, while briefly comparing them with those ...
  • Inequality, Poverty, Two Invariance Conditions, and a Product Rule 

    Subramanian, S. (Université de Montréal. Centre de recherche en éthique de l'UdeM., 2016-10-25)
    Two axioms in the measurement of inequality and poverty which are widely perceived to be innocuous and unexceptionable - although they have both been challenged in the literature - are the Scale Invariance Axiom and the Replication Invariance Axiom. ...
  • Démocratie et justice sociale : Arrow-Harsanyi- Rawls-Sen, un quatuor dissonant 

    Adair, Philippe (Université de Montréal. Centre de recherche en éthique de l'UdeM., 2016-10-25)
    Is social justice congruent with democracy? Are utilitarianism and welfare economics compatible with political liberalism? Salient disagreements between welfare economics and political philosophy focus upon the choice of principles of justice in a ...
  • Amputations : un cycle de l’éthique médicale 

    Callens, Stéphane (Université de Montréal. Centre de recherche en éthique de l'UdeM., 2016-01-18)
    Amputation is a surgical procedure that often highlights a failure in management of infection or in the accompaniment of a disease such as diabetes. It raises a question of identity for the patient. Reconstructive surgery reduces the identity issues. ...
  • La qualité au détriment de l’équité ? Du commerce équitable à une nouvelle définition de la qualité 

    Pouchain, Delphine (Université de Montréal. Centre de recherche en éthique de l'UdeM., 2016-01-07)
    To go out of charity, fair trade increasingly focuses on the superior quality of its products. We show in this paper that this strategy carries more threats than solutions for fair trade, unless a broader definition of the quality of goods is envisaged. ...
  • Population Ethics, Social Choice Theory, and Two problems in the Measurement of Economic Poverty 

    Subramanian, Sreenivasan; Subramanian, Aparajay (Université de Montréal. Centre de recherche en éthique de l'UdeM., 2016-01-07)
    The headcount ratio and the aggregate headcount are alternative headcount measures of money-metric poverty, of which the first is by far and away the more widely employed index in the poverty measurement literature. The two indices can present conflicting ...
  • Amputations : Un cycle de l’éthique médicale 

    Callens, Stéphane (Université de Montréal. Centre de recherche en éthique de l'UdeM., 2016-01-07)
    Amputation is a surgical procedure that often highlights a failure in management of infection or in the accompaniment of a disease such as diabetes. It raises a question of identity for the patient. Reconstructive surgery reduces the identity issues. ...
  • Return and Volatility performance comparison of Ethical and Non-ethical publicly-listed financial services companies 

    Diaz, John Francis T. (Université de Montréal. Centre de recherche en éthique de l'UdeM., 2016-01-07)
    This study compares return and volatility performance of ethical and non-ethical publicly- listed financial companies through their long-memory and volatility asymmetry properties. The paper finds that the volatility of the daily stock price returns ...
  • L’agriculture biologique contribue-t-elle au bien-être ? 

    Dufeu, Ivan; Duchaine, Sibylle; Morvan, Cécile; Bernier, Gérard (Université de Montréal. Centre de recherche en éthique de l'UdeM., 2016-01-07)
    Through a case study of a producer association of organic fruit and vegetables in the Loire Valley Region of France (Loire Ocean Bio), this article proposes several approaches for understanding the potential links between organic farming and health and ...
  • L’impact des principes éthiques sur le marché d’assurance en présence de tests génétiques 

    Fall, Mouhamadou (Université de Montréal. Centre de recherche en éthique de l'UdeM., 2016-01-07)
    According to certain authors, the genetic tests entail the exclusion of agents from the insurance market. For that reason, several individuals advocate in the name of ethical principles to ban the use of genetic tests on the market. However if for the ...
  • Book review/Compte rendu 

    Peter Little, Economic and Political Reform in Africa: Anthropological Perspectives. Bloomington: Indiana University Press. By/Par Gail Presbey
    Presbey, Gail (Université de Montréal. Centre de recherche en éthique de l'UdeM., 2016-01-07)