Psychology: Economic Psychology

  • Behavioural Science and Housing Decision Making: A Case Study Approach book cover

    Behavioural Science and Housing Decision Making

    A Case Study Approach, 1st Edition

    By Helen X. H. Bao

    This book takes a behavioural approach to examine six important housing questions: tenure decision making, neighbourhood decision making, housing prices, housing cycles, housing wealth effects, and housing satisfaction. Using experimental and field data, the book demonstrates the effects of six…

    Paperback – 2020-03-30 
    Routledge

  • The Evolutionary Origins of Markets: How Evolution, Psychology and Biology Have Shaped the Economy book cover

    The Evolutionary Origins of Markets

    How Evolution, Psychology and Biology Have Shaped the Economy, 1st Edition

    By Rojhat Avşar

    Our elaborate market exchange system owes its existence not to our calculating brain or insatiable self-centeredness, but rather to our sophisticated and nuanced human sociality and to the inherent rationality built into our emotions. The modern economic system is helped a lot more than hindered by…

    Paperback – 2019-11-28 
    Routledge
    Economics as Social Theory

  • Understanding Crime in Villages-in-the-City in China: A Social and Behavioral Approach book cover

    Understanding Crime in Villages-in-the-City in China

    A Social and Behavioral Approach, 1st Edition

    By Zhanguo Liu, T. Wing Lo

    Rapid urbanization of economic zones in China has resulted in a special social phenomenon: "villages-in-the-city." Underdeveloped villages are absorbed during the expansion of urban areas, while retaining their rustic characteristics. Due to the rural characteristics of these areas, social security…

    Hardback – 2019-08-22
    Routledge
    Routledge Studies in Asian Behavioural Sciences

  • Philosophical Problems of Behavioural Economics book cover

    Philosophical Problems of Behavioural Economics

    1st Edition

    By Stefan Heidl

    The goal of behavioural economics is to improve the explanatory and predictive power of economics. This can be achieved by using theoretical and methodological resources of psychology. Its fundamental idea is that the relationship between psychology and economics cannot be subsumed under standard…

    Paperback – 2019-08-08
    Routledge

  • Routledge Handbook of Behavioral Economics book cover

    Routledge Handbook of Behavioral Economics

    1st Edition

    Edited by Roger Frantz, Shu-Heng Chen, Kurt Dopfer, Floris Heukelom, Shabnam Mousavi

    There is no doubt that behavioral economics is becoming a dominant lens through which we think about economics. Behavioral economics is not a single school of thought but representative of a range of approaches, and uniquely, this volume presents an overview of them. The wide spectrum of…

    Paperback – 2019-08-08
    Routledge

  • Addiction as Consumer Choice: Exploring the Cognitive Dimension book cover

    Addiction as Consumer Choice

    Exploring the Cognitive Dimension, 1st Edition

    By Gordon Foxall

    A striking characteristic of addictive behavior is the pursuit of immediate reward at the risk of longer-term detrimental outcomes. It is typically accompanied by the expression of a strong desire to cease from or at least control consumption that has such consequences, followed by lapse, further…

    Paperback – 2019-07-17
    Routledge

  • The Dark Side of Nudges book cover

    The Dark Side of Nudges

    1st Edition

    By Maria Alejandra Madi

    The concept of "nudging" has hit news headlines in recent years following the implementation of nudge policies in many parts of the world, the establishment of behavioural policy units in some countries, and the award of the Nobel Prize in Economics to the behavioural economist Richard Thaler in…

    Hardback – 2019-06-26
    Routledge
    Routledge Frontiers of Political Economy

  • A Handbook of Process Tracing Methods: 2nd Edition book cover

    A Handbook of Process Tracing Methods

    2nd Edition, 2nd Edition

    Edited by Michael Schulte-Mecklenbeck, Anton Kuehberger, Joseph G. Johnson

    A Handbook of Process Tracing Methods demonstrates how to better understand decision outcomes by studying decision processes, through the introduction of a number of exciting techniques. Decades of research have identified numerous idiosyncrasies in human decision behavior, but some of the most…

    Paperback – 2019-06-21
    Routledge
    The Society for Judgment and Decision Making Series

  • Stress, Affluence and Sustainable Consumption book cover

    Stress, Affluence and Sustainable Consumption

    1st Edition

    By Cecilia Solér

    Why do affluent consumers almost automatically acquire new versions or variations of products already at their disposal? Even though most of us know that this novelty consumption poses a serious threat to an environmentally and socially sustainable future, we continue to do it. Why? Research shows…

    Paperback – 2019-06-10
    Routledge
    Routledge Studies in Sustainability

  • Societal Problems as Public Bads book cover

    Societal Problems as Public Bads

    1st Edition

    By Nan Dirk de Graaf, Dingeman Wiertz

    Corruption, crime, economic inequality, religious fundamentalism, financial crises, environmental degradation, population ageing, gender inequality, large-scale migration… This book tackles many of the most pressing problems facing societies today. The authors demonstrate that similar social…

    Paperback – 2019-05-20
    Routledge

  • The Good Life Beyond Growth: New Perspectives book cover

    The Good Life Beyond Growth

    New Perspectives, 1st Edition

    Edited by Hartmut Rosa, Christoph Henning

    Many countries have experienced a decline of economic growth for decades, an effect that was only aggravated by the recent global financial crisis. What if in the 21st century this is no longer an exception, but the general rule? Does an economy without growth necessarily bring hardship and crises,…

    Paperback – 2019-05-14
    Routledge

  • Neuroeconomics book cover

    Neuroeconomics

    1st Edition

    Edited by Jack J Vromen, Caterina Marchionni

    In recent years there has been an astonishing growth in scholarly work at the intersection of economics, neuroscience, and psychology. As neuroeconomics (as this domain is usually known) continues to blossom, this new title from Routledge’s Critical Concepts in the Social Sciences series provides a…

    Hardback – 2019-03-14
    Routledge
    Critical Concepts in the Social Sciences

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