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  1. The Psychology and Economics of Happiness

    Love, life and positive living

    By Lok Sang Ho

    Much attention has been given to the economics of everyday life, which typically applies economic principles to the analysis of the different choices that people face under different situations. Yet there are hardly any books on the economics of life—an economics that takes the finite lifespan as...

    Published November 4th 2013 by Routledge

  2. Against Utility-Based Economics

    On a Life-Based Approach

    By Anastasios S. Korkotsides

    Series: Routledge Frontiers of Political Economy

    Utility-based theory and the fallback choice-theoretic framework are shown to be biased, irremediably flawed and misleading. A radically different theory of value and of consumer behaviour is proposed based on existential interpretations of scarcity, value and self-interest. For self-conscious...

    Published June 24th 2013 by Routledge

  3. Towards a Socioanalysis of Money, Finance and Capitalism

    Beneath the Surface of the Financial Industry

    Edited by Susan Long, Burkard Sievers

    Series: Routledge International Studies in Money and Banking

    The current global financial crisis has raised awareness of the impact the world of finance has on the economy and the future of democracy. Following the crisis, this book aims at a deep understanding of the human psycho-social dynamics beneath the surface of the financial industry, its markets and...

    Published June 13th 2013 by Routledge

  4. Economic Psychology and Experimental Economics

    Edited by Simon Kemp, Gabrielle Wall

    The last ten years have seen an enormous surge of interest in issues that are common to psychology and economics. How do people make decisions about economic issues? How should they make such decisions? Does public policy or regulation succeed in its aim of helping people make these decisions? What...

    Published March 20th 2013 by Routledge

  5. Stochastic Musings

    Perspectives From the Pioneers of the Late 20th Century

    Edited by John Panaretos

    This new edited volume features contributions from many of the leading scientists in probability and statistics from the latter part of the 20th century. It is the only book to assemble the views of these leading scientists--the pioneers in their respective fields. Stochastic Musings features...

    Published January 10th 2013 by Psychology Press

  6. New Perspectives on Emotions in Finance

    The Sociology of Confidence, Fear and Betrayal

    Edited by Jocelyn Pixley

    Series: Routledge International Studies in Money and Banking

    The financial crisis that started in 2007 is a concern for the world. Some countries are in depression and governments are desperately trying to find solutions. In the absence of thorough debate on the emotions of money, bitter disputes, hatred and ‘moralizing’ can be misunderstood. New...

    Published November 28th 2012 by Routledge

  7. Psychological Foundations of Marketing

    By Allan J. Kimmel

    Choice Outstanding Academic Title for 2013 Are we influenced by ads even when we fast-forward them? Do brands extend our personalities? Why do we spend more when we pay with a credit card? Psychological Foundations of Marketing considers the impact of psychology on marketing practice and research,...

    Published October 23rd 2012 by Routledge

  8. Behavioural Economics and Finance

    By Michelle Baddeley

    Series: Routledge Advanced Texts in Economics and Finance

    Standard models in economics and finance usually assume that people are rational, self-interested maximisers, effectively co-ordinated via the invisible hand of the price mechanism. Whilst these approaches produce tractable, simple models, they cannot fully capture the uncertainties and...

    Published September 3rd 2012 by Routledge

  9. Social Judgment and Decision Making

    Edited by Joachim I. Krueger

    Series: Frontiers of Social Psychology

    This volume brings together classic key concepts and innovative theoretical ideas in the psychology of judgment and decision-making in social contexts. The chapters of the first section address the basic psychological processes underlying judgment and decision-making. The guiding question is "What...

    Published October 17th 2011 by Psychology Press

  10. Behaviour and Rationality in Corporate Governance

    By Oliver Marnet

    Series: Routledge Studies in Corporate Governance

    Corporate scandals due to bad accounting happen far too frequently for a system of corporate governance to be deemed effective. This book tells why the safeguards designed to prevent bad accounting so often fail. By studying why the auditors and members of a board of directors regularly...

    Published March 6th 2011 by Routledge