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History of Political Economy (2004) 36 (4): 735–760.
Published: 01 November 2004
...: “Behavioral Macroeconomics and Macroeconomic Behavior.” www.nobel.se/economics/laureates/2001/akerlof-video.html . Allison, James. 1983 . Behavioral Economics . New York: Praeger. Altman, Morris. Forthcoming. The Novel Prize in Behavioral and Experimental Economics: A Contextual and Critical Appraisal...
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History of Political Economy (2011) 43 (4): 649–681.
Published: 01 November 2011
...Floris Heukelom To understand the relationship between experimental and behavioral economics, we need to go back to the late 1970s and early 1980s. In the 1970s, psychologists began conducting new kinds of experiments, the results of which seemed to falsify the assumption of rational individual...
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History of Political Economy (2019) 51 (5): 974–976.
Published: 01 October 2019
...Alex Rosenberg Measuring Utility: From the Marginal Revolution to Behavioral Economics . By Moscati Ivan . New York : Oxford University Press , 2019 . vii; 326 pp. $34.95 . Copyright © 2019 Duke University Press 2019 974 Book Reviews Measuring Utility: From the Marginal...
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History of Political Economy (2016) 48 (suppl_1): 316–331.
Published: 01 December 2016
... – 323 . Wilkinson N. Klaes M. A. 2012 . Introduction to Behavioural Economics . 2nd ed. Basingstoke, U.K. : Palgrave Macmillan . Theoretical Behaviorism, Economic Theory, and Choice John Staddon Psychology is not a single science. There are—alas—many psychologies...
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History of Political Economy (2018) 50 (S1): 303–322.
Published: 01 December 2018
...Allison Demeritt; Karla Hoff A core insight of behavioral economics is that we are “fast thinkers”; very little human thinking resembles the rational, deliberate type that charac-terizes homo economicus . What is less well recognized is that our innate reliance on cognitive shortcuts means...
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History of Political Economy (2016) 48 (suppl_1): 270–294.
Published: 01 December 2016
...Andrej Svorenčík Over two days in February 1988, several key experimental economists and cognitive psychologists met to explore the possibilities of joint research promoted by the Sloan and Russell Sage Foundations under the rubric behavioral economics. The original vision that the meeting could...
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History of Political Economy (2010) 42 (Suppl_1): 199–233.
Published: 01 December 2010
...Jefferson Pooley; Mark Solovey American economics largely ignored the behavioral sciences movement in the decade after World War II. The social scientists who adopted the “behavioral sciences” moniker were self-consciously nomothetic, fond of mathematics and statistical analysis, and eager to stand...
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History of Political Economy (2016) 48 (suppl_1): 170–197.
Published: 01 December 2016
...José Edwards There is a misunderstanding about the meaning of behaviorism in recent discussions on the history of economics and psychology. This essay explores that “behaviorist myth” by highlighting the role of “control” as defined by behaviorists and contrasting their views against those...
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History of Political Economy (2015) 47 (2): 307–333.
Published: 01 June 2015
... . London : Routledge . Hosseini Hamid . 2003 . “ The Arrival of Behavioral Economics .” Journal of Socio-Economics 32 : 391 – 409 . Kaminitz Shiri Cohen . 2013 . “ Economics and Ethics Meet under the Same Umbrella: Edgeworth’s ‘Exact Utilitarianism’ (1877-81) .” Utilitas 25 ( 4...
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History of Political Economy (2006) 38 (1): 189–190.
Published: 01 March 2006
... Book Reviews 189 Theory of Games and Economic Behavior. By John von Neumann and Oskar Morgenstern. Sixtieth anniversary edition, with an introduction by Harold W. Kuhn and an afterword by Ariel Rubinstein. Princeton: Princeton University Press, 2004. xxxii; 741 pp. $50.00. With 2004 marking...
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History of Political Economy (2007) 39 (1): 1–46.
Published: 01 March 2007
..., Christopher M. 1972 . Disasters and Charity: Some Aspects of Cooperative Economic Behavior. American Economic Review 62.4 : 580 -90. Edgeworth, Francis Y. [1881] 1967 . Mathematical Psychics: An Essay on the Application of Mathematics to the Moral Sciences . New York: Augustus M. Kelley...
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History of Political Economy (1991) 23 (2): 279–299.
Published: 01 June 1991
... 0 1991 by Duke University Press CCC 00 18-270219 1 /$1.50 Menger, Wieser, Bohm-Bawerk, and the Analysis of Economizing Behavior A. M. Endres 1. Introduction According to received historiography Lionel Robbins’s Essay...
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History of Political Economy (2012) 44 (2): 195–233.
Published: 01 June 2012
..., within the discipline itself, to the public policy implications of seemingly unselfish behavior. Then I shall argue that the various efforts to go beyond the self-interest model in economics and political science failed to build a coherent alternative model and produced equally ambiguous policy...
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History of Political Economy (1992) 24 (Supplement): 77–93.
Published: 01 December 1992
... of Behavior in a Dynamic Universe: Mélanges en l'Honneur d'Henri Guiton . Paris: Dalloz. Niehans , J. 1990 . A History of Economic Theory: Classic Contributions, 1972–1980 . Baltimore: Johns Hopkins University Press. Rellstab , U. (forthcoming). Der Beitrag Oskar Morgensterns zur “Theory...
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History of Political Economy (2006) 38 (Suppl_1): 322–342.
Published: 01 December 2006
... Volatility. Review of Financial Studies 7.4 : 653 -85. Jamal, Karim, and Shyam Sunder. 1996 . Bayesian Equilibrium in Double Auctions Populated by Biased Heuristic Traders. Journal of Economic Behavior and Organization 31.2 : 273 -91. ____. 2001 . Why Do Biased Heuristics Approximate Bayes...
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History of Political Economy (2011) 43 (2): 389–411.
Published: 01 June 2011
... and their views of the nature of economic analysis to try to see some of the power of Taylor's distinction. The essay concludes by looking at recent work in behavioral economics as evidence that economists can consider broader criteria than utility maximization in examining economic behavior. Only if economics...
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History of Political Economy (2016) 48 (suppl_1): 1–15.
Published: 01 December 2016
... and psychology, though recently there has been a steady rise in the numbers of both psychologists and economists interested in behavioral economics. From both disciplines have come behavioral challenges to the strong version of rational choice thinking. And, along with them, have come challenges...
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History of Political Economy (2012) 44 (suppl_1): 137–159.
Published: 01 December 2012
... of the topics he worked on, including the study of aggregate consumption and the development of behavioral economics. This essay argues that such an absence is partly explained by the theoretical underpinnings of Katona’s project, which were incompatible with the economic views of consumer behavior...
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History of Political Economy (2018) 50 (S1): 269–285.
Published: 01 December 2018
... that structural adjustment programs were not the only determinant of policy shifts in developing countries. An epilogue reflects on the influence of behavioral economics and randomized control trials on the future of economic development. Correspondence may be addressed to John Toye, john.toye@phonecoop.coop...
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History of Political Economy (2013) 45 (1): 1–38.
Published: 01 March 2013
...Antonella Rancan This article reconstructs Franco Modigliani’s and Herbert Simon’s close collaboration over the 1950s on implementation of a decision theory under uncertainty that partly contributed to the genesis of behavioral economics and rational expectations theory. Their collaboration reveals...