Textbooks: Economic Psychology

  • Game Theory and Exercises

    By Gisèle Umbhauer

    Experimental Game Theory is the first textbook to introduce the main concepts of game theory and to confront them with experimental evidence. This applied, real world approach will help students understand how game theory is and can be brought to bear on real world decision making. Topics are…

    Paperback – 2015-12-03 
    Routledge Advanced Texts in Economics and Finance

  • Straight Choices

    The Psychology of Decision Making, 2nd Edition

    By Ben R. Newell, David A. Lagnado, David R. Shanks

    Should I have this medical treatment or that one? Is this computer a better buy than that one? Should I invest in shares or keep my money under the bed? We all face a perplexing array of decisions every day. Thoroughly revised and updated throughout, the new edition of Straight Choices provides…

    Paperback – 2015-06-15
    Psychology Press

  • Intermediate Microeconomics

    A Tool-Building Approach

    By Samiran Banerjee

    Intermediate Microeconomics: A Tool-Building Approach is a clear and concise, calculus-based exposition of current microeconomic theory essential for students pursuing degrees in Economics or Business. This beautifully-presented and accessible text covers all the essential topics that are typically…

    Paperback – 2014-08-29

  • Behavioral Economics

    2nd Edition

    By Edward Cartwright

    Over the last few decades behavioral economics has revolutionized the discipline. It has done so by putting the human back into economics, by recognizing that people sometimes make mistakes, care about others, and are generally not as cold and calculating as economists have traditionally assumed.…

    Paperback – 2014-05-01
    Routledge Advanced Texts in Economics and Finance

  • Behavioural Economics and Finance

    By Michelle Baddeley

    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…

    Paperback – 2012-09-04
    Routledge Advanced Texts in Economics and Finance

  • Beyond Critique

    Exploring Critical Social Theories and Education

    By Bradley A. Levinson, Jacob P. K. Gross, Christopher Hanks, Julia Heimer Dadds, Kafi Kumasi, Joseph Link

    This book introduces educational practitioners, students, and scholars to the people, concepts, questions, and concerns that make up the field of critical social theory. It guides readers into a lively conversation about how education can and does contribute to reinforcing or challenging relations…

    Paperback – 2011-09-20

  • 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,…

    Paperback – 2008-11-19

  • Schooling and the Struggle for Public Life

    2nd Edition

    By Henry A. Giroux

    This book examines the relationship between democracy and schooling and argues that schools are one of the few spheres left where youth can learn the knowledge and skills necessary to become engaged, critical citizens. Not only is the legacy of democracy addressed through the work of John Dewey…

    Paperback – 2005-05-01

  • Triumph and Trauma

    By Bernhard Giesen, S. N. Eisenstadt

    This book deals with triumphant and tragic heroes, with victims and perpetrators as archetypes of the Western imagination. A major recent change in Western societies is that memories of triumphant heroism-for example, the revolutionary uprising of the people-are increasingly replaced by the public…

    Hardback – 2004-09-10

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