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

Format
Book
Language
English
Published/​Created
Cambridge, Mass. : MIT Press, c2007.
Description
vi, 286 p. : ill. ; 24 cm.

Details

Subject(s)
EconomicsPsychological aspects [Browse]
Related name
Series
CESifo seminar series. [More in this series]
Bibliographic references
Includes bibliographical references and index.
Contents
1. Economics and psychology : developments and issues / Bruno S. Frey and Alois Stutzer -- 2. Conditional cooperation : behavioral regularities from the lab and the field and their policy implications / Simon Gachter -- 3. A survey of economic theories and field evidence on pro-social behavior / Stephan Meier -- 4. Why women and men trust others / Iris Bohnet -- 5. Neuroeconomics : illustrated by the study of ambiguity aversion / Colin F. Camerer, Meghana Bhatt and Ming Hsu -- 6. Happiness and public policy : a challenge to the profession / Richard Layard -- 7. What happiness research can tell us about self-control problems and utility misprediction / Alois Stutzer and Bruno S. Frey -- 8. The relevance of procedural utility for economics / Matthias Benz -- 9. The helping hand - a brief anatomy / Felix Oberholzer-Gee -- 10. Efficient social engineering and realistic cognitive modeling : a psychologist's thoughts / Ralph Hertwig.
ISBN
  • 9780262062633 (hardcover : alk. paper)
  • 0262062631 (hardcover : alk. paper)
LCCN
2007000956
OCLC
77716926
RCP
C - S