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  1. Perspectives on Framing

    Edited by Gideon Keren

    Series: The Society for Judgment and Decision Making Series

    Language comprises a major mark of humans compared with other primates and is the main vehicle for social interaction. A major characteristic of any natural language is that the same communication, idea, or intention can be articulated in different ways—in other words, the same message can be "...

    Published October 24th 2010 by Psychology Press

  2. The Science of Giving

    Experimental Approaches to the Study of Charity

    Edited by Daniel M. Oppenheimer, Christopher Y. Olivola

    Series: The Society for Judgment and Decision Making Series

    Americans donate over 300 billion dollars a year to charity, but the psychological factors that govern whether to give, and how much to give, are still not well understood. Our understanding of charitable giving is based primarily upon the intuitions of fundraisers or correlational data which...

    Published October 20th 2010 by Psychology Press

  3. Computable, Constructive and Behavioural Economic Dynamics

    Essays in Honour of Kumaraswamy (Vela) Velupillai

    Edited by Stefano Zambelli

    Series: Routledge Frontiers of Political Economy

    The book contains thirty original articles dealing with important aspects of theoretical as well as applied economic theory. While the principal focus is on: the computational and algorithmic nature of economic dynamics; individual as well as collective decision process and rational behavior, some...

    Published February 17th 2010 by Routledge

  4. Reciprocity, Altruism and the Civil Society

    In praise of heterogeneity

    By Luigino Bruni

    Series: Routledge Advances in Game Theory

    The main emphasis of this new book from Luigino Bruni is a praise of heterogeneity, arguing that society works when different people are able to cooperate in many different ways. The author engages in a novel approach to reciprocity looking at its different forms in society, from cautious or...

    Published November 23rd 2009 by Routledge

  5. Renaissance in Behavioral Economics

    Essays in Honour of Harvey Leibenstein

    Edited by Roger Frantz

    Series: Routledge Frontiers of Political Economy

    Economists working on behavioral economics have been awarded the Nobel Prize four times in recent years. This book explores this innovative area and in particular focuses on the work of Harvey Leibenstein, one of the pioneers of the discipline. The topics covered in the book include agency theory;...

    Published July 29th 2009 by Routledge

  6. Economics and the Mind

    By Barbara Montero, Mark D. White

    Series: Routledge INEM Advances in Economic Methodology

    Economics is often defined as the science of choice or human action. But choice and action are essentially mental phenomena, an aspect rarely mentioned in the economics discourse. Choice, while not always a conscious or rational process, is held to involve beliefs, desires, intentions and...

    Published April 29th 2009 by Routledge

  7. Experiments in Economics

    Playing fair with money

    By Ananish Chaudhuri

    Are humans fair by nature? Why do we often willingly trust strangers or cooperate with them even if those actions leave us vulnerable to exploitation? Does this natural inclination towards fairness or trust have implications in the market-place? Traditional economic theory would perhaps think not,...

    Published November 18th 2008 by Routledge

  8. Enterprise and Culture

    By Colin Gray

    Enterprise and Culture is a uniquely wide-ranging, insightful and well-informed critical evaluation of the economic and social project of creating an enterprise culture.Colin Gray argues that the failure of small enterprise policy is not just a question of economics, but is also caused by...

    Published February 27th 2007 by Routledge

  9. Social Psychology and Economics

    Edited by David De Cremer, Marcel Zeelenberg, J. Keith Murnighan

    Series: The Society for Judgment and Decision Making Series

    This book combines chapters written by leading social psychologists and economists, illuminating the developing trends in explaining and understanding economic behavior in a social world. It provides insights from both fields, communicated by eloquent scholars, and demonstrates through recent...

    Published June 20th 2006 by Psychology Press

  10. Levine's Guide to SPSS for Analysis of Variance

    2nd Edition

    By Sanford L. Braver, David P. MacKinnon, Melanie Page

    A greatly expanded and heavily revised second edition, this popular guide provides instructions and clear examples for running analyses of variance (ANOVA) and several other related statistical tests of significance with SPSS. No other guide offers the program statements required for the more...

    Published March 31st 2003 by Psychology Press