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Forthcoming Economic Psychology Books

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Forthcoming Books

  1. Addiction

    A Behavioral Economic Perspective

    By Shahram Heshmat

    Addiction: A Behavioral Economic Perspective focuses on the behavioral economics of addiction to explain why someone decides and act against her own well-being. It answers the questions of what accounts for self-defeating behavior patterns and how do we best motivate individuals to act according...

    To Be Published June 12th 2015 by Routledge

  2. Straight Choices

    The Psychology of Decision Making, 2nd Edition

    By Ben R. Newell, David A. Lagnado, David R. Shanks

    Should I have this medical treatment or that one? Is this computer a better buy than that one? Should I invest in shares or keep my money under the bed? We all face a perplexing array of decisions every day. Thoroughly revised and updated throughout, the new edition of Straight Choices provides...

    To Be Published June 23rd 2015 by Psychology Press

  3. Trust and Economics

    The Co-evolution of Trust and Exchange Systems

    By Yanlong Zhang

    Series: Routledge Advances in Heterodox Economics

    A lot of recent attention has been given to one of the central paradoxes of trust: namely how people can restrict self-interest in order to trust. Existing perspectives, theories, and models offer partial explanations, but this volume presents a novel framework that expands on the findings of...

    To Be Published July 13th 2015 by Routledge

  4. Humanitarian Work Psychology and the Global Development Agenda

    Case studies and interventions

    Edited by Ishbel McWha-Hermann, Douglas C Maynard, Mary O'Neil Berry

    In recent years, a new movement has emerged within organizational psychology, transposing the established principles of the field onto arenas of more pressing humanitarian need, including the humanitarian treatment of all workers in all work settings. Humanitarian Work Psychology (HWP) stretches...

    To Be Published August 25th 2015 by Routledge

  5. Bounded Rationality and Behavioural Economics

    By Graham Mallard

    Series: Routledge Advances in Behavioural Economics and Finance

    Economics Nobel Laureate Herbert Simon developed the concept of bounded rationality in the 1950s. This asserts that the cognitive abilities of human decision-makers are not always sufficient to find optimal solutions to complex real-life problems, leading decision-makers to find satisfactory,...

    To Be Published August 31st 2015 by Routledge

  6. Agent-Based Computational Economics

    How the idea originated and where it is going

    By Shu-Heng Chen

    Series: Routledge Advances in Experimental and Computable Economics

    This book aims to answer two questions that are fundamental to the study of agent-based economic models: what is agent-based computational economics and why do we need agent-based economic modelling of economy? This book provides a review of the development of agent-based computational economics (...

    To Be Published September 7th 2015 by Routledge

  7. Qualitative Research Methods in Consumer Psychology

    Ethnography and Culture

    Edited by Paul Hackett

    Series: Researching Social Psychology

    While consumer research is founded on traditional quantitative approaches, the insight produced through qualitative research methods within consumer settings has not gone unnoticed. The culturally situated consumer, who is in intimate dialogue with their physical, virtual and social surroundings,...

    To Be Published September 7th 2015 by Psychology Press

  8. The Routledge Companion to Consumer Behavior Analysis

    Edited by Gordon R. Foxall

    Series: Routledge Companions in Business, Management and Accounting

    The Routledge Companion to Consumer Behavior Analysis provides a unique and eclectic combination of behavioral, cognitive and environmental perspectives to illuminate the real-world complexities of consumer choice in a marketing-oriented economy. Edited by a leading authority in the field, the...

    To Be Published September 11th 2015 by Routledge

  9. Idiosyncratic Deals between Employees and Organizations

    Conceptual issues, applications, and the role of coworkers

    Edited by Matthijs Bal, Denise M Rousseau

    Series: Current Issues in Work and Organizational Psychology

    Idiosyncratic deals, or i-deals, are the individualised working arrangements negotiated by employees with the organizations for which they work. Such deals represent an emerging area of study into the effects they have on both parties, as well as co-workers and the wider working world. Do i-deals...

    To Be Published September 25th 2015 by Psychology Press

  10. Consumer Economics

    Issues and Behaviors

    By Elizabeth Goldsmith

    To Be Published November 1st 2015 by Routledge