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Misbehaving

the making of behavioral economics

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Published by W. W. Norton & Company .
Written in English


The Physical Object
FormatHardcover
Number of Pages432
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL26531656M
ISBN 10978-0-393-08094-0

Misbehaving is his arresting, frequently hilarious account of the struggle to bring an academic discipline back down to earth and change the way we think about economics, ourselves and our world. Traditional economics assumes rational actors. Early in his research, Thaler realized these Spock like automatons were nothing like real people. Misbehaving is his arresting, frequently hilarious account of the struggle to bring an academic discipline back down to earth―and change the way we think about economics, ourselves, and our world. Traditional economics assumes rational actors. Early in his research, Thaler realized these Spock-like automatons were nothing like real people.


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