(94.) See THALER & SUNSTEIN, supra note 1, at 108-09 (describing automatic enrollment as a salutary libertarian paternalist
(33) Moreover, a question of the survey published in November 2010 about the role of the state within the Romanian society confirmed that respondents highly valued the state interventionism and social protection measures of the paternalist
Whether the policies preempt decisionmaking altogether, rig the deck in favor of the paternalist
's preferred outcome, or undo the decision after the fact, the edifying decisionmaking feedback loop is broken.
movement that it has birthed, has undoubtedly influenced the
Conly comments that "the soft paternalist
merely imposes what the agent would want if informed." P.
White suggests that the "nudges" advocated by libertarian paternalists
require an unjustified presumption that policymakers, armed with data from behavioral economics, have privileged access to people's interests.
might believe that choosers have the right ends, but that
(753-4) The paternalist
world view founded on the preservation of class distinctions and the notion of "reciprocal obligations between classes" (Nash 15) is endorsed in the novel not only by Sam's siding with his master but also by his refusal to side with his fellow "insolent" servants.
They attempted to develop alternatives beyond the repressive choices of the paternalist
welfare-capitalist state or the autocratic, Leninist state.
interference with this impaired class of choices.
. The wild and childish Irishman thus becomes the empathetic
I wished I could fill it with broken concepts, like violence as a solution to anything and the cheap media spin that sells it, like paternalist
politics and religion and the helplessness and resentment they've engendered - everything standing between us and our possibilities, all that is old and useless and deserves to be junked.