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 belief of uploading insights from psychology into their box. at the present time, behavioral economics has turn into nearly mainstream. it's good represented in admired journals and most sensible economics departments, and behavioral economists, together with numerous members to this quantity, have garnered one of the most prestigious awards within the profession.

This ebook assembles crucial papers on behavioral economics released due to the fact 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 should you are looking to familiarize themselves with the recent box or hold updated with the newest advancements. it is going to not just be a middle textual content for college students, yet could be consulted broadly by way of specialist economists, in addition to psychologists and social scientists with an curiosity in how behavioral insights are being utilized in economics.

The articles, which keep on with Colin Camerer and George Loewenstein's creation, are by means of 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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