FOUR ESSAYS ON DISTRIBUTION OF OPPORTUNITIES
Author: ALCALDE UNZU JORGE
University: PÚBLICA DE NAVARRA [More theses of this university
Place of defense: DEPARTAMENTO DE ECONOMÍA.
Place of preparation: UNIVERSIDAD PÚBLICA DE NAVARRA.
Summary: In recent decades, new theories of distributive justice conducting their trials based on the opportunities that individuals have, not just in the results they have obtained. This thesis tries to provide a theoretical support to these theories through the construction of ordinations of possible distributions opportunities between members of society. In particular, the thesis provides ordinations of these distributions opportunities if decoros social whose sole objective equal individuals. Similarly, it introduces a number of families possible approaches that can be used to judge whether these distributions of decoros social goals are broader and cover more aspects that equality of individuals. The criteria are these families differ in the value of a parameter that reflects the degree of commitment of approach between the values of equality and efficiency.