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The Resource Predictably rational? : in search of defenses for rational behavior in economics, Richard B. McKenzie, (electronic resource)

Predictably rational? : in search of defenses for rational behavior in economics, Richard B. McKenzie, (electronic resource)

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Predictably rational? : in search of defenses for rational behavior in economics
Title
Predictably rational?
Title remainder
in search of defenses for rational behavior in economics
Statement of responsibility
Richard B. McKenzie
Creator
Subject
Language
eng
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McKenzie, Richard B
Dewey number
330.019
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
index present
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
  • dictionaries
  • bibliography
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  • Economics
  • Economic man
  • Business
Label
Predictably rational? : in search of defenses for rational behavior in economics, Richard B. McKenzie, (electronic resource)
Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Color
multicolored
Contents
Economists' "irrational passion for dispassionate rationality" -- The methodological constraints on the rationality premise -- Human motivation and Adam Smith's "invisible hands" -- Rationality in economic thought: from Thomas Robert Malthus to Alfred Marshall and Philip Wicksteed -- Rationality in economic thought: Frank Knight, Ludwig von Mises, Friedrich Hayek, and James Buchanan -- Behavioral economists, and psychologists' challenges to rational behavior -- The evolutionary biology of rational behavior -- The neuroeconomics of rational decision making -- Economic defenses for rational behavior in economics -- Problems with behavioral economics -- Rationality and economic education
Control code
ocn567359172
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource (xxi, 308 p.)
Form of item
online
Isbn
9783642015861
Other physical details
ill
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
(OCoLC)567359172
Label
Predictably rational? : in search of defenses for rational behavior in economics, Richard B. McKenzie, (electronic resource)
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Color
multicolored
Contents
Economists' "irrational passion for dispassionate rationality" -- The methodological constraints on the rationality premise -- Human motivation and Adam Smith's "invisible hands" -- Rationality in economic thought: from Thomas Robert Malthus to Alfred Marshall and Philip Wicksteed -- Rationality in economic thought: Frank Knight, Ludwig von Mises, Friedrich Hayek, and James Buchanan -- Behavioral economists, and psychologists' challenges to rational behavior -- The evolutionary biology of rational behavior -- The neuroeconomics of rational decision making -- Economic defenses for rational behavior in economics -- Problems with behavioral economics -- Rationality and economic education
Control code
ocn567359172
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource (xxi, 308 p.)
Form of item
online
Isbn
9783642015861
Other physical details
ill
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
(OCoLC)567359172

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