James Surowiecki on Corruption - Dictionary of Arguments
Corruption/Sport/Surowiecki: in Italian football, it is often assumed that corruption is involved. Defeats are hardly ever accepted as the result of a fair debate.
The problem of collective decision: although the teams are now pursuing competing interests, they share a common goal: to ensure an entertaining and convincing match. This increases the likelihood of selling more tickets.
No one is able to change this system of his own accord, as AC Milan striker Gennaro Gattuso said in October 2003: "The system prevents you from telling the truth and being yourself." ((s) No indication of a source in Surowiecki).
Cooperation/Surowiecki: the problem of cooperation is not solved with this.
Solution/Surowiecki: a broader understanding of self-interest that creates trust in the environment._____________Explanation of symbols: Roman numerals indicate the source, arabic numerals indicate the page number. The corresponding books are indicated on the right hand side. ((s)…): Comment by the sender of the contribution. Translations: Dictionary of Arguments The note [Author1]Vs[Author2] or [Author]Vs[term] is an addition from the Dictionary of Arguments. If a German edition is specified, the page numbers refer to this edition.
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