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

Daniel Kahneman

FSG, 2011

8
Book
Improving Decisions About Health, Wealth, and Happiness

Richard H. Thaler and Cass R. Sunstein

Penguin, 2009

9
Applying Behavioral Science to Boost Well-being, Engagement and Performance at Work

Eric Singler et al.

Pearson France, 2019

7
The Making of Behavioral Economics

Richard H. Thaler

W.W. Norton, 2015

9
The Hidden Forces That Shape Our Decisions

Dan Ariely

Harper, 2008

9
The Hidden Role of Chance in the Markets and in Life

Nassim Nicholas Taleb

Thomson Texere, 2001

9
How Stories Go Viral and Drive Major Economic Events

Robert J. Shiller

Princeton UP, 2019

9
A Friendship That Changed Our Minds

Michael Lewis

W.W. Norton, 2016

R 8
How to Build Optimal Portfolios for Private Clients

Michael Pompian

Wiley, 2006

8

Lauren Foster and Clare Flynn Levy

CFA Institute, 2020

9