Behavioral Economics

Bringing humanity back into economics: These abstracts explore the emotional, psychological, cultural and social factors that influence individuals' and organizations’ economic and financial decisions. Learn what nudges, loss aversion, framing, game theory and a host of other aspects are adding to this growing field of study.


Summaries

Abhijit V. Banerjee and Esther Duflo

Public Affairs, 2019

8
The Resurgence of Active Trading

Anish Acharya and Matthieu Hafemeister

A16Z, 2021

7
How Stories Go Viral and Drive Major Economic Events

Robert J. Shiller

Princeton UP, 2019

9
How Economics Corrupted Us

Jonathan Aldred

Allen Lane, 2019

R 8
An Experiment

Roberta De Filippis et al.

Federal Reserve Bank of New York, 2020

7

Lauren Foster and Clare Flynn Levy

CFA Institute, 2020

9

Robert J. Shiller

Princeton UP, 2005

9

Michael Kremer et al.

MIT Economics, 2019

8
Where the Mind Meets the Markets

Daniel Crosby

CFA Institute, 2019

7
A Friendship That Changed Our Minds

Michael Lewis

W.W. Norton, 2016

R 8