Why do most people behave Ethically?

This question has fascinated me for some time. I’ve often wondered if the reason we behave altruistically is due to some underlying selfish reasons. I have to add something to this, just because someone is aware of a high level fact such as this, doesn’t mean that any of the things that may be explained… Continue reading Why do most people behave Ethically?

The Irish Financial Crisis

Firstly, I’m Irish, and subsequently writing about this is difficult. My late Grandfather, used to warn me that the Irish debt problem was a serious one. He passed away before all this crisis happened but he would probably feel a smug satisfaction ‘I told you so’. A recent Vanity Fair piece by Michael Lewis looks… Continue reading The Irish Financial Crisis