Do we have a self (ego, soul, actor, etc.) that exhibits free will?
After doing a little studying on ego and bundle theories of self, I have come up with two arguments on these topics.
The first argument is pretty simple and supports ego theory of self:
All of my actions, decisions, and desires stem from a nonphysical "experiencer" inside of me. Therefore, I must have free will and I must have a self.
The second argument supports bundle theory:
All of my actions, decisions, and desires are the form of emergent properties of my brain which are manipulated by the environment. In this case, I do not have free will (since the environment is causing my actions and making decisions on my behalf) and thus, I can not have a self.
Which of these arguments do you agree with more and why?
Could these arguments be more refined to give a better understanding of the self and free will?
What might be a more sound argument regarding this issue?