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Social Class and (Un)Ethical Behavior: A Framework, With Evidence From a Large Population Sample. Richard Zeckhauser, September, 2013, Paper. "Differences in ethical behavior between members of the upper and lower classes have been at the center of civic debates in recent years. In this article, we present a framework for understanding how class affects ethical standards and behaviors. We apply the framework using data from a large Dutch population sample. The data include objective measures of class, survey responses relating to ethical behavior..." Link verified June 19, 2014