Psychology: Economic Psychology

  • Urban Poverty, Inequality and Health

    Critical Perspectives

    By Darrin Hodgetts, Ottilie Stolte

    When discussing health, we talk about ailments and afflictions, the potential of modern medicine and the behaviours that affect our health. Yet although these relationships exist, they undermine a more socio-economic understanding of health. This timely book takes a critical perspective to argue…

    Hardback – 2017-05-01 
    Routledge
    Critical Approaches to Health

  • Neurobusiness

    Management in the Neural Age

    By Stephen Rhys Thomas

    The book is an exploration of recent advances in neuroscience and their implications for the conduct and management of business. This means everything from ideation to selling, and understanding its context will necessitate a tour of many ‘neuro’ disciplines relevant to business. The book's …

    Hardback – 2017-04-01 
    Routledge
    Routledge Focus on Business and Management

  • 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 – 2017-03-29 
    Routledge
    Routledge Frontiers of Political Economy

  • 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 – 2017-02-22 
    Routledge

  • 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 – 2017-01-31 
    Routledge
    Routledge Frontiers of Political Economy

  • 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

  • The Economics of Nudge

    Edited by Cass Sunstein, Lucia Reisch

    Proponents of ‘nudge theory’ argue that, because of our human susceptibility to an array of biases, we often make subprime choices and decisions that make us poorer, less healthy, and more miserable than we might otherwise be. However, using behavioural economics—and insights from other…

    Hardback – 2016-10-14
    Routledge
    Critical Concepts in Economics

  • Reflective and Impulsive Determinants of Human Behavior

    Edited by Roland Deutsch, Bertram Gawronski, Wilhelm Hofmann

    Conflicts between the "head" and the "heart" are very common in everyday life. Over the past decade, research on such self-regulatory conflicts has been strongly shaped by Strack and Deutsch’s 2004 Reflective-Impulsive Model (RIM). The award-winning theory integrates cognitive, affective, and…

    Paperback – 2016-09-06
    Psychology Press

  • 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…

    Paperback – 2016-08-04
    Routledge

  • The Influence of Values on Consumer Behaviour

    The value compass

    By Erik Kostelijk

    Substantial progress has been made in the conceptualization of values within psychology. The importance of values is also acknowledged in marketing, and companies use values to describe the core associations of their brand. Yet despite this, the values concept has received limited attention in…

    Hardback – 2016-08-03
    Routledge

  • Cognitive Illusions

    Intriguing Phenomena in Judgement, Thinking and Memory, 2nd Edition

    Edited by Rüdiger F Pohl

    Cognitive Illusions explores a wide range of fascinating psychological effects in the way we think, judge and remember in our everyday lives. Featuring contributions from leading researchers, the book defines what cognitive illusions are and discusses their theoretical status: are such illusions…

    Paperback – 2016-07-28
    Psychology Press

  • Routledge Handbook of Behavioral Economics

    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…

    Hardback – 2016-07-27
    Routledge
    Routledge International Handbooks

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