Psychology: Economic Psychology

  • The Routledge Companion to Tax Avoidance Research book cover

    The Routledge Companion to Tax Avoidance Research

    Edited by Nigar Hashimzade, Yuliya Epifantseva

    An inherently interdisciplinary subject, tax avoidance has attracted growing interest of scholars in many fields. No longer limited to law and accounting, research increasingly has been conducted from other perspectives, such as anthropology, business ethics, corporate social responsibility, and…

    Hardback – 2017-10-04 
    Routledge
    Routledge Companions in Business, Management and Accounting

  • The Psychology of Investing book cover

    The Psychology of Investing

    6th Edition

    By John R. Nofsinger

    While traditional finance focuses on the tools used to optimize return and minimize risk, this book explains how psychology can affect our decisions more than financial theory. Covering the ways investors actually behave, this is the first book of its kind to delve into the ways biases influence…

    Paperback – 2017-08-21 
    Routledge

  • The Good Life Beyond Growth: New Perspectives book cover

    The Good Life Beyond Growth

    New Perspectives

    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,…

    Hardback – 2017-08-07 
    Routledge
    Routledge Studies in Ecological Economics

  • Young People's Understanding of Society (Routledge Revivals) book cover

    Young People's Understanding of Society (Routledge Revivals)

    By Adrian Furnham

    First published in 1991, this book represents the first wide-ranging review of young people’s understanding of the social world and the functioning of society. Taking a social cognitive view of adolescence, it focuses on the processes by which young people learn to understand other people’s…

    Paperback – 2017-07-23 
    Routledge

  • Gender and Risk-Taking: Economics, Evidence, and Why the Answer Matters book cover

    Gender and Risk-Taking

    Economics, Evidence, and Why the Answer Matters

    By Julie A. Nelson

    The belief that men and women have fundamentally distinct natures, resulting in divergent preferences and behaviours, is widespread. Recently, economists have also engaged in the search for gender differences, with a number claiming to find fundamental gender differences regarding risk-taking,…

    Paperback – 2017-06-23
    Routledge
    Routledge IAFFE Advances in Feminist Economics

  • Risky Curves: On the Empirical Failure of Expected Utility book cover

    Risky Curves

    On the Empirical Failure of Expected Utility

    By Daniel Friedman, R. Mark Isaac, Duncan James, Shyam Sunder

    For several decades, the orthodox economics approach to understanding choice under risk has been to assume that each individual person maximizes some sort of personal utility function defined over purchasing power. This new volume contests that even the best wisdom from the orthodox theory has not…

    Paperback – 2017-05-25
    Routledge

  • Qualitative Research Methods in Consumer Psychology: Ethnography and Culture book cover

    Qualitative Research Methods in Consumer Psychology

    Ethnography and Culture

    Edited by Paul Hackett

    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,…

    Paperback – 2017-05-18
    Psychology Press

  • Behavioral Economics and Healthy Behaviors: Key Concepts and Current Research book cover

    Behavioral Economics and Healthy Behaviors

    Key Concepts and Current Research

    Edited by Yaniv Hanoch, Andrew Barnes, Thomas Rice

    The field of behavioural economics can tell us a great deal about cognitive bias and unconscious decision-making, challenging the orthodox economic model whereby consumers make rational and informed choices. But it is in the arena of health that it perhaps offers individuals and governments the…

    Paperback – 2017-05-09
    Routledge

  • The Social Construction of Rationality: Policy Debates and the Power of Good Reasons book cover

    The Social Construction of Rationality

    Policy Debates and the Power of Good Reasons

    By Onno Bouwmeester

    There are many different forms of rationality. In current economic discourse the main focus is on instrumental rationality and optimizing, while organization scholars, behavioural economists and policy scientists focus more on bounded rationality and satisficing. The interplay with value…

    Hardback – 2017-03-15
    Routledge
    Routledge Frontiers of Political Economy

  • Organizational Justice: International perspectives and conceptual advances book cover

    Organizational Justice

    International perspectives and conceptual advances

    Edited by Carolina Moliner, Russell Cropanzano, Vicente Martínez-Tur

    Organizational justice – the perception of workplace fairness – can bring important benefits not only to the health and well-being of individual employees but also to the productivity of organizations themselves. This timely new collection, with contributions from leading researchers from around…

    Paperback – 2017-03-13
    Routledge

  • The Systemic Nature of the Economic Crisis: The perspectives of heterodox economics and psychoanalysis book cover

    The Systemic Nature of the Economic Crisis

    The perspectives of heterodox economics and psychoanalysis

    By Arturo Hermann

    The most prominent aspect of the current financial crisis is its systemic character which manifests itself in high levels of inequality, rampant unemployment, economic and social insecurity and environmental decay. This book explores the potential of a pluralistic and interdisciplinary approach for…

    Paperback – 2017-01-27
    Routledge
    Routledge Frontiers of Political Economy

  • Psychological Governance and Public Policy: Governing the mind, brain and behaviour book cover

    Psychological Governance and Public Policy

    Governing the mind, brain and behaviour

    Edited by Jessica Pykett, Rhys Jones, Mark Whitehead

    There have been significant developments in the state of psychological, neuroscientific and behavioural scientific knowledge relating to the human mind, brain, action and decision-making over the past two decades. These developments have influenced public policy making and popular culture in the UK…

    Hardback – 2016-10-28
    Routledge
    Routledge Research in Place, Space and Politics

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