Advances in Behavioral Economics (The Roundtable Series in Behavioral Economics)

Advances in Behavioral Economics (The Roundtable Series in Behavioral Economics)


Twenty years in the past, behavioral economics didn't exist as a box. so much economists have been deeply skeptical--even antagonistic--toward the assumption of uploading insights from psychology into their box. this day, behavioral economics has develop into almost mainstream. it really is good represented in trendy journals and most sensible economics departments, and behavioral economists, together with a number of members to this quantity, have garnered the most prestigious awards within the profession.

This publication assembles crucial papers on behavioral economics released on account that round 1990. one of the 25 articles are many who replace and expand past foundational contributions, in addition to state-of-the-art papers that holiday new theoretical and empirical ground.

Advances in Behavioral Economics will function the definitive one-volume source when you are looking to familiarize themselves with the recent box or maintain up to date with the newest advancements. it is going to not just be a middle textual content for college kids, yet might be consulted largely via expert economists, in addition to psychologists and social scientists with an curiosity in how behavioral insights are being utilized in economics.

The articles, which stick with Colin Camerer and George Loewenstein's advent, are via the editors, George A. Akerlof, Linda Babcock, Shlomo Benartzi, Vincent P. Crawford, Peter Diamond, Ernst Fehr, Robert H. Frank, Shane Frederick, Simon Gächter, David Genesove, Itzhak Gilboa, Uri Gneezy, Robert M. Hutchens, Daniel Kahneman, Jack L. Knetsch, David Laibson, Christopher Mayer, Terrance Odean, Ted O'Donoghue, Aldo Rustichini, David Schmeidler, Klaus M. Schmidt, Eldar Shafir, Hersh M. Shefrin, Chris Starmer, Richard H. Thaler, Amos Tversky, and Janet L. Yellen.

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