Matt Zwolinski

University of San Diego

Assistant Professor of Philosophy

5998 Alcala Park

San Diego, CA 92110-2492

United States

http://www.sandiego.edu/~mzwolinski

University of San Diego School of Law

Affiliated Scholar

5998 Alcala Park

San Diego, CA 92110-2492

United States

SCHOLARLY PAPERS

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Scholarly Papers (28)

1.

Sweatshops, Choice, and Exploitation

Business Ethics Quarterly, Vol. 17, No. 4, pp. 689-727, October 2007
Number of pages: 40 Posted: 31 May 2006 Last Revised: 25 Jul 2010
Matt Zwolinski
University of San Diego
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Sweatshops, exploitation, choice, consent, markets, coercion, poverty, economics, philosophy

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The Ethics of Price Gouging

Business Ethics Quarterly, Vol. 18, No. 3, pp. 347-378, July 2008
Number of pages: 33 Posted: 03 Mar 2008 Last Revised: 25 Jul 2010
Matt Zwolinski
University of San Diego
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Business Ethics, Price Gouging, Exploitation, Coercion, Efficiency, Hayek

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The Ethical and Economic Case Against Sweatshop Labor: A Critical Assessment

Journal of Business Ethics, Vol. 107, No. 4 (2012), pp. 449-472
Number of pages: 24 Posted: 22 Oct 2011 Last Revised: 06 May 2012
Benjamin Powell and Matt Zwolinski
Texas Tech University - Free Market Institute and University of San Diego
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sweatshops, competition, exploitation, coercion

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The Separateness of Persons and Liberal Theory

Journal of Value Inquiry, Vol. 42, No. 2, pp. 147-165, June 2008
Number of pages: 19 Posted: 26 Feb 2008 Last Revised: 25 Jul 2010
Matt Zwolinski
University of San Diego
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Separateness of Persons, John Rawls, Robert Nozick, Liberalism, Libertarianism, Egalitarianism, Respect, Utilitarianism, Contractarianism

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Social Darwinism and Social Justice: Herbert Spencer on Our Duties to the Poor

Camilla Boisen and Matthew Murray, eds., Distributive Justice Debates in Social and Political Thought: Perspectives on Finding A Fair Share (Routledge, 2015)
Number of pages: 19 Posted: 27 Apr 2015 Last Revised: 07 May 2015
Matt Zwolinski
University of San Diego
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Classical Liberalism and the Basic Income

Basic Income Studies, Forthcoming
Number of pages: 13 Posted: 09 Sep 2010
Matt Zwolinski
University of San Diego
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libertarianism, classical liberalism, exploitation, basic income

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Libertarianism and Pollution

Benjamin Hale and Andrew Light, eds., The Routledge Companion to Environmental Ethics, 2015
Number of pages: 34 Posted: 30 May 2014
Matt Zwolinski
University of San Diego
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Environmentalism, Pollution, Libertarianism, Nozick, Rothbard, Environmental Ethics, Externalities

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Libertarianism and the Welfare State

Jason Brennan, Bas van der Vossen, and David Schmidtz, eds., The Routledge Handbook of Libertarianism (Routledge, 2016), Forthcoming
Number of pages: 22 Posted: 09 Mar 2016
Matt Zwolinski
University of San Diego
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Structural Exploitation

Social Philosophy and Policy, Vol. 29, No. 1, Winter 2012
Number of pages: 26 Posted: 04 Mar 2011 Last Revised: 15 Dec 2011
Matt Zwolinski
University of San Diego
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Exploitation, Sweatshops, Social Responsibility

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Property Rights, Coercion, and the Welfare State: The Libertarian Case for a Basic Income for All

The Independent Review, vol. 19, no. 4 (Spring 2015), pp. 515-529.
Number of pages: 15 Posted: 24 Mar 2015
Matt Zwolinski
University of San Diego
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Basic Income, Welfare State, Libertarianism, Property Rights, Coercion, Liberty, John Locke, Henry George, Lockean Proviso

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Libertarianism

The Internet Encyclopedia of Philosophy, Forthcoming
Number of pages: 25 Posted: 10 Dec 2007 Last Revised: 05 Jul 2008
Matt Zwolinski
University of San Diego
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libertarianism, Nozick, consequentialism, natural rights, political philosophy, distributive justice, political authority

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Price Gouging and Market Failure

New Essays on Philosophy, Politics & Economic: Integration and Common Research Projects, Gerald Gaus, Julian Lamont and Christi Favor, eds., Stanford University Press, May 2010
Number of pages: 34 Posted: 21 Nov 2009 Last Revised: 08 Jun 2013
Matt Zwolinski
University of San Diego
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price gouging, market failure, exploitation, price system, markets

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A Hayekian Case for Free Markets and a Basic Income

The Future of Work, Technology, and Basic Income, edited by Michael Cholbi and Michael Weber (Routledge, 2019)
Number of pages: 19 Posted: 14 Jun 2019
Matt Zwolinski
University of San Diego
Downloads 665 (56,164)

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Basic Income, Friedrich Hayek, Libertarianism, Coercion, Liberty, Republicanism

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Price Gouging, Non-Worseness, and Distributive Justice

Business Ethics Quarterly, Vol. 19, No. 2, pp. 295-306, April 2009
Number of pages: 8 Posted: 05 Feb 2009
Matt Zwolinski
University of San Diego
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price gouging, exploitation, distributive justice

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A Libertarian Case for the Moral Limits of Markets

Georgetown Journal of Law and Public Policy, Forthcoming
Number of pages: 26 Posted: 04 Jan 2015
Matt Zwolinski
University of San Diego
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Libertarianism, markets, unions, privatization, regulation, distributive justice, freedom, ideal theory

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The Libertarian Nonaggression Principle

Social Philosophy and Policy, vol. 32, no. 2 (2016), pp. 62-90
Number of pages: 29 Posted: 02 May 2016
Matt Zwolinski
University of San Diego
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Libertarianism, Aggression, Force, Coercion, Self-Ownership, Murray Rothbard

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Virtue Ethics and Repugnant Conclusions

ENVIRONMENTAL VIRTUE ETHICS, Philip Cafaro and Ronald Sandler, eds., Rowman and Littlefield, 2004
Number of pages: 17 Posted: 06 Jan 2008
Matt Zwolinski and David Schmidtz
University of San Diego and Independent
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Environmental Ethics, Environmentalism, Thomas Hill, Derek Parfit, Utilitarianism, Deontology, Repugnant Conclusion, Virtue Ethics, Virtue Theory

18.

Why Not Regulate Private Discrimination?

San Diego Law Review, Vol. 43, p. 1043, Fall 2006
Number of pages: 35 Posted: 11 Apr 2007
Matt Zwolinski
University of San Diego
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discrimination, race, racism, employment, freedom of association, morality, autonomy

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Liberty

CENTRAL ISSUES IN PHILOSOPHY, John Shand, ed., Blackwell, 2009
Number of pages: 22 Posted: 20 Feb 2009 Last Revised: 23 Feb 2009
Matt Zwolinski
University of San Diego
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liberty, libertarianism, political philosophy, Berlin, Constant, Mill, MacCallum

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Review of: The Right to Exploit by Gijs Van Donselaar

Ethics, Forthcoming
Number of pages: 7 Posted: 26 Jul 2010
Matt Zwolinski
University of San Diego
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Exploitation, Property Rights, Gauthier

21.

The States of Nature

The Journal of Value Inquiry, Forthcoming
Number of pages: 16 Posted: 11 Jul 2010 Last Revised: 22 Jul 2010
Matt Zwolinski
University of San Diego
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Hobbes, Locke, State of Nature, Political Legitimacy, Natural Rights

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A Critique of Ayn Rand's Theory of Rights

Forthcoming in Ayn Rand Society Philosophical Studies, volume 4
Number of pages: 22 Posted: 16 Jan 2016
Matt Zwolinski
University of San Diego
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Ayn Rand, rights, libertarianism, natural rights, Objectivism

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Beyond the Difference Principle: Rawlsian Justice, Business Ethics, and the Morality of the Market

Number of pages: 33 Posted: 27 Jan 2018
Matt Zwolinski
University of San Diego
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John Rawls, Liberalism, Property Rights, Property Owning Democracy, Libertarianism, Markets, Difference Principle, Pluralism, Business Ethics

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Exploitation and Consent

Peter Schaber and Andreas Müller, eds., The Routledge Handbook of the Ethics of Consent (Routledge, 2018)
Number of pages: 14 Posted: 04 Dec 2018
Matt Zwolinski
University of San Diego
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exploitation, consent

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Exploitation and Freedom

The Oxford Handbook of Freedom, David Schmidtz and Carmen Pavel, eds. (2015)
Number of pages: 23 Posted: 16 Aug 2016
Matt Zwolinski
University of San Diego
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Exploitation, Classical Liberalism, Marxism

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The Advantages of Markets

Christopher Melenovsky, ed., The Routledge Companion to Philosophy, Politics, and Economics
Number of pages: 17 Posted: 05 Oct 2021
Matt Zwolinski
University of San Diego
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Virtue, Repugnance, and Deontology

Reason, Value, and Respect: Kantian Themes from the Philosophy of Thomas E. Hill, Jr. (Oxford University Press, 2015)
Number of pages: 16 Posted: 14 May 2015
Matt Zwolinski and David Schmidtz
University of San Diego and Independent
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Equal Pay: A Floor Not a Ceiling

Anders Ortenblad, ed., Debating Equal Pay (Palgrave, 2020)
Number of pages: 15 Posted: 12 Feb 2021
Matt Zwolinski
University of San Diego
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egalitarianism, equality, inequality, markets, Hayek, Carens, Basic Income