- For utilitarianism I think it would be best for a government to bailout a bank to keep them in business. The five largest banks in the United States made up for more than 50% of the economy. If one of these banks were to fail, there would be a massive tank of the US economy, affecting most if not all of the population. Even though the government is using tax-payer to pay for the banks, it is still is the populations best-interest to make sure one of the largest sources of income don’t fall out.
2. It can be very unjust to to accumulate wealth in some cases. One such case could be wanting to privatize a basic human right such as water. The only sound reason I can understand from trying to make this move would be to try and maximize profits while being horribly immoral.