Bibliographic Details

Handbook of contemporary behavioral economics : foundations and developments / edited by Morris Altman.

Imprint Armonk, N.Y. : M.E. Sharpe ; London : Eurospan [distributor], 2006.
Description 1 online resource (xxii, 762 pages : illustrations
Language English
Subject Economics -- Psychological aspects.
Économie politique -- Aspect psychologique.
BUSINESS & ECONOMICS -- Economics -- Theory.
Economics -- Psychological aspects.
Wirtschaftspsychologie
Wirtschaftliches Verhalten
Electronic books.
Electronic books.
Format E-Resource, Book
URL for this record http://pi.lib.uchicago.edu/1001/cat/bib/11190084
Other authors / contributors Altman, Morris.
ISBN 0765621487
9780765621481
9781315703879
1315703874
1280912308
9781280912306
0765613026
9780765613028
0765613026
9780765613028
Notes Title from e-book title screen (viewed Oct. 15, 2007).
Includes bibliographical references and index.
English.
Summary Offering the comprehensive articulation of behavioral economics theory, this book includes coverage of critical areas such as the Economic Agent, Context and Modeling, Decision Making, Experiments and Implications, Labor Issues, Household and Family Issues, Life and Death, Taxation, Ethical Investment and Tipping, and more.
Other form Print version: Handbook of contemporary behavioral economics. Armonk, N.Y. : M.E. Sharpe ; London : Eurospan [distributor], 2006
Standard no. 9780765613028
Table of Contents:
  • Inside economic man : behavioral economics and consumer behavior /
  • Paul Albanese
  • Physiology and behavioral economics : the new findings from evolutionary neuroscience /
  • Gerald A
  • Cory, Jr
  • Intuition in behavioral economics /
  • Roger Frantz
  • Introspective economics : broadening psychology's reach /
  • David George
  • Integrating emotions into economic theory /
  • Bruce E. Kaufman
  • On the economics of subselves : toward a metaeconomics /
  • Gary D. Lynne
  • X-efficiency and efficiency wage theories /
  • Morris Altman
  • Group selection and behavioral economics /
  • Alexander J. Field
  • Beliefs in behavioral and neo-classical economics /
  • Alan James MacFadyen
  • Reclaiming moral sentiments : behavioral economics and the ethical foundations of capitalism /
  • Shlomo Maital
  • Bounded rationality : two interpretations from psychology /
  • Jörg Rieskamp, Ralph Hertwig, Peter M. Todd
  • Behavioral vs. Neoclassical economics : paradigm shift or generalization? /
  • Kevin Sontheimer
  • Organizational capital and personal capital : the role of intangible capital formation in the economy /
  • John F. Tomer
  • How to do as well as you can : the psychology of economic behaviour and behavioural ecology /
  • Stephen E.G. Lea
  • Discounting, self-control and saving /
  • Ellen K. Nyhus and Paul Webley
  • Rational choice theory versus cultural theory-on taste and social capital /
  • Peter Lunt
  • Deliberation cost as a foundation for behavioral economics /
  • Mark Pingle
  • In-depth interviews as a means of understanding economic reasoning : decision making as explained by business leaders and business economists /
  • Hugh Schwartz
  • Classroom experiments in behavioral economics /
  • Gerrit Antonides, Fergus Bolger, and Ger Trip
  • A behavioral approach to distribution and bargaining /
  • Werner Güth and Andreas Ortmann
  • The context, or reference, dependence of economic values : further evidence and some predictable patterns /Jack L. Knetsch and Fang-Fang Tang
  • Experiments and behavioral economics /
  • Robert J. Oxoby
  • Behavioral labor economics /
  • Nathan Berg
  • Flexible labor /
  • Lonnie Golden
  • Chicks, hawks, and patriarchal institutions /
  • Nancy Folbre
  • Economic decisions in the private household /
  • Erich Kirchler and Eva Hofman
  • A prolegomenon to behavioral economic studies of suicide /Bijou Yang and David Lester
  • Rational health-compromising behavior and economic intervention /
  • Gideon Yaniv
  • Taxation and the contribution of behavioral economics /
  • Simon James
  • Ethical investing : where are we now? /
  • John Cullis, Philip Jones, and Alan Lewis
  • Tipping in restaurants and around the globe : an interdisciplinary review /
  • Michael Lynn
  • Insufficient social capital and economic underdevelopment /
  • Hamid Hosseini
  • Elements of behavioral monetary economics /
  • Tobias F. Rötheli
  • Economic development, equality, income distribution and ethics /
  • Erik Thorbecke
  • Behavioral law and economics : an introduction /
  • Thomas S. Ulen
  • Behavioral finance /
  • Tomasz Zaleskiewicz.