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Universities need to teach ethics

It’s the best way to ensure that elites start behaving better and to restore public trust

By Bo Rothstein & Lennart Levi  

President-elect Donald Trump looks on in the Oval Office of the White House during a meeting with U.S. President Barack Obama November 10, 2016 in Washington, DC.

The election of Donald Trump is just one example of what we are witnessing in many democracies around the world, namely a new type of popular anger against political and economic elites. Populist and xenophobic political parties and movements have been quick to exploit this feeling. In his surprisingly…

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