Stanford, Calif. : Stanford Economics and Finance, Stanford University Press, 2005.
xvi, 613 pages : illustrations ; 23 cm
Formatted Contents Note
Departures from rational choice : with and without regret / Robert H. Frank Is the mind irrational or ecologically rational? / Gerd Gigerenzer Lessons from neuroeconomics for the law / Kevin McCabe, Vernon Smith, and Terrence Chorvat Treating yourself instrumentally : internalization, rationality, and the law / Robert Cooter Addition, choice, and irrationality/ Ole-Jorgen Skog Revenge and retaliation / Vincy Fon and Francesco Parisi What makes trade possible? / Elizabeth Hoffman, Kevin McCabe, and Vernon Smith Satisfaction and learning : an experimental game to measure happiness / Marco Novarese and Salvatore Rizzello The market for laughter / F.H. Buckley The jurisprudence of craziness / Stephen J. Morse On law enforcement with boundedly rational actors / Christine Jolls The biology of irrationality : crime and the contingency of deterrence / Michael E. O'Neill Analyzing illicit drug markets when dealers act with limited rationality / Jonathan Caulkins and Robert MacCoun On the psychology of punishment / Cass R. Sunstein Some well-aged wines for the "new norms" bottles : implications of social psychology for law and economics / Yuval Feldman and Robert MacCoun
Human fallibility and the forms of law : the case of traffic safety / Thomas S. Ulen The free radicals of tort / Mark F. Grady Probability errors : some positive and normative implications for tort and contract law / Eric A. Posner Threatening an irrational breach of contract / Oren Bar-Gill and Omri Ben-Shahar Regulating irrational exuberance and anxiety in securities markets / Peter H. Huang In praise of investor irrationality / Gregory LeBlanc and Jeffrey Rachlinski.
Bibliography, etc. Note
Includes bibliographical references and index.
STA K487.E3 L3875 2005
K487.E3 L3875 2005
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