Undercover Economist: A sense of fair play does pay

I recently had the dubious pleasure of having to deal with someone who is successful and indeed popular, and yet a stubborn, selfish bully when he thinks nobody is looking. It moved me to speculate on an old question: do nice guys finish first, or last?

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Tim, also known as the Undercover Economist, writes about the economics of everyday life.