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Economics and psychology : a promising new cross-disciplinary field / edited by Bruno S. Frey and Alois Stutzer.

Imprint Cambridge, Mass. : MIT Press, ©2007.
Description 1 online resource (vi, 286 pages) : illustrations
Language English
Series CESifo seminar series
CESifo seminar series.
Subject Economics -- Psychological aspects.
Économie politique -- Aspect psychologique -- Congrès.
BUSINESS & ECONOMICS -- Economics -- Theory.
Economics -- Psychological aspects.
Economische psychologie.
Wirtschaftspsychologie -- Aufsatzsammlung.
Electronic books.
Electronic books.
Format E-Resource, Book
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Other authors / contributors Frey, Bruno S.
Stutzer, Alois.
ISBN 9780262273190
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Notes Includes bibliographical references and index.
Restrictions unspecified
Electronic reproduction. [Place of publication not identified] : HathiTrust Digital Library, 2010.
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Summary Leading economics scholars consider the influence of psychology on economics, discussing topics including pro-social behavior, conditional trust, neuroeconomics, procedural utility, and happiness research.
Other form Print version: Economics and psychology. Cambridge, Mass. : MIT Press, ©2007 9780262062633 0262062631
Table of Contents:
  • Economics and psychology : developments and issues /
  • Bruno S. Frey, Alois Stutzer
  • Conditional cooperation : behavioral regularities from the lab and the field and their policy implications /
  • Simon Gachter
  • A survey of economic theories and field evidence on pro-social behavior /
  • Stephan Meier
  • Why women and men trust others /
  • Iris Bohnet
  • Neuroeconomics : illustrated by the study of ambiguity aversion /
  • Colin F. Camerer, Meghana Bhatt, Ming Hsu
  • Happiness and public policy : a challenge to the profession /
  • Richard Layard
  • What happiness research can tell us about self-control problems and utility misprediction /
  • Alois Stutzer, Bruno S. Frey
  • The relevance of procedural utility for economics /
  • Matthias Benz
  • The helping hand
  • a brief anatomy /
  • Felix Oberholzer-Gee
  • Efficient social engineering and realistic cognitive modeling : a psychologist's thoughts /
  • Ralph Hertwig.