1. Field Experiments

    Field Experiments

    Edited by John A. List, Anya C. Samek
    In this collection is assembled the most critical and influential articles that utilise field experimentation to answer questions of economic importance. Field experiments have gained popularity in recent years, allowing researchers to infer causal effects of different market environments, policies and interventions. The articles gathered here provide insights into market functioning and individual and group decision-making across a wide range of domains, including marketplace transactions, labor decisions, charitable giving, financial planning, and education and health-related decision-making. The collection will be an important resource for students new to the methodology and applications of field experiments and academics alike. Learn More
    2018   Hardback Price: $ 525.00   Web: $ 472.50
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  2. Biological Economics

    Biological Economics

    Edited by Andrew W. Lo, Zhang Ruixun
    This two-volume set brings together a unique collection of key publications at the intersection of biology and economics, two disciplines that share a common subject: Homo sapiens. Beginning with Thomas Malthus–whose dire predictions of mass starvation due to population growth influenced Charles Darwin–economists have routinely used biological arguments in their models and methods. This collection summarizes the most important of these developments, including articles in sociobiology, evolutionary psychology, behavioral ecology, behavioral economics and finance, neuroeconomics, and behavioral genomics. Together with an original introduction by the editors, this important research collection will appeal to economists, biologists, and practitioners looking to develop a deeper understanding of the limits of Homo Economicus. Learn More
    2018   Hardback Price: $ 875.00   Web: $ 787.50
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  3. Economic Behaviour and Taxation

    Economic Behaviour and Taxation

    Edited by James Alm, J. S. Leguizamon
    Over several decades there have been major changes to the way public economists investigate behavioural responses to taxation. This includes areas such as the supply of labour, charitable giving, savings, capital gains realisations, mobility, bequests, family structure, reported income and tax evasion. Recent research has utilised new data sets and applied new empirical methods, including laboratory experiments, natural field experiments and controlled field experiments. Other disciplines, especially psychology, are increasingly contributing to the application of behavioural (or cognitive) economics, but the lessons from this work are unevenly disseminated. This important volume brings together the most important scholarly articles on how taxes affect individual behaviour, highlighting current knowledge on behavioural responses to taxation, new thinking about the relevant issues and analysis of useful policy options. Learn More
    2016   Hardback Price: $ 548.00   Web: $ 493.20
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  4. The Economics of Philanthropy and Fundraising

    The Economics of Philanthropy and Fundraising

    Edited by James Andreoni
    What are people buying when they give money away? Is pure altruism possible? Who benefits from grants to charities and subsidies to givers? Is religious giving different? Which fundraising approaches ‘work’, and is more charity always better? Questions like these make philanthropy and fundraising among the most dynamic research areas in economics today. Including an original introduction, this two-volume collection guides both students and scholars from the time when giving was seen as ‘irrational’, to the present when economics has fully embraced the complex and fascinating challenges of understanding why self-interested people can be so unselfish. Learn More
    2015   Hardback Price: $ 769.00   Web: $ 692.10
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  5. Behavioural Macroeconomics

    Behavioural Macroeconomics

    Edited by Ian M. McDonald
    This invaluable volume brings together seminal articles with a significant behavioural content on various areas in macroeconomics. The topics covered include a historical perspective on psychology and economics, social norms and macroeconomics, the nature of unemployment, unemployment and inflation, consumption and saving, the causes of the global financial crisis, economic growth and happiness and income distribution and the underclass. Learn More
    2012   Hardback Price: $ 300.00   Web: $ 270.00
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  6. The New Behavioral Economics

    The New Behavioral Economics

    Edited by Elias L. Khalil
    This three-volume set contains over seventy valuable references written by economists, psychologists and social scientists that examine the field of new behavioural economics. The articles demonstrate how new behavioural economics and decision sciences deal with different issues with almost the same response – to include a new taste in utility function. In his original introduction Professor Khalil investigates the strengths and weaknesses of the literature and provides an essential insight into this field of study. Learn More
    2009   Hardback Price: $ 1,028.00   Web: $ 925.20
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  7. Experimental Law and Economics

    Experimental Law and Economics

    Edited by Jennifer H. Arlen, Eric L. Talley
    During the last two decades researchers in the field of experimental law and economics have made significant contributions to our knowledge of human behaviour and its interaction with legal and regulatory environments. This collection of previously published papers examines the use of laboratory experiments to test and develop these theories about how people behave, including their responses to legal rules. Learn More
    2008   Hardback Price: $ 450.00   Web: $ 405.00
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  8. New Developments in Experimental Economics

    New Developments in Experimental Economics

    Edited by Enrica Carbone, Chris Starmer
    The use of experimental approaches in economics is growing at a remarkable rate and the technique is increasingly recognised as an important research tool with wide-ranging applications. Set against the rapid pace and wide scope of experimental research, this two-volume work provides a valuable overview of advances in key research areas over the last decade. The coverage ranges from new work in traditional areas of application (choice, markets and games) to innovative applications of experiments at the interface of economics and neuroscience. The editors, both internationally renowned for their research in experimental economics, have drawn together a fascinating collection which provides broad insight into a field which is reshaping conventional understandings of what economics is, and how economies work. The collection will provide a valuable reference of interest to new students of experimental economics and to postgraduates and professional economists seeking to broaden and deepen their knowledge of new developments. Learn More
    2007   Hardback Price: $ 822.00   Web: $ 739.80
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  9. Recent Developments in Behavioral Economics

    Recent Developments in Behavioral Economics

    Edited by Shlomo Maital
    This book comprises, in one compact volume, cutting-edge research in behavioral economics and economic psychology, published mainly during the past five years. The judicious selection of articles examines the subject from a variety of perspectives and includes papers on the historical origins and methodologies of behavioral economics; rational choice in childhood; behavioral aspects of saving, risk and investment; effort, pay and poverty; seeking happiness; and social norms and culture. The editor has written an original introduction which illuminates and complements his choice. Learn More
    2007   Hardback Price: $ 274.00   Web: $ 246.60
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  10. Cognitive Economics

    Cognitive Economics

    Edited by Massimo Egidi, Salvatore Rizzello
    This important collection examines the subject of cognitive economics – an interdisciplinary approach to the study of human problem solving, choice, decision making and change which explains economic transactions and the nature and evolution of organisations and institutions in an environment of structural uncertainty, scarcity and incentives. Learn More
    2004   Hardback Price: $ 738.00   Web: $ 664.20
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  11. Forecasting Financial Markets

    Forecasting Financial Markets

    Edited by Terence C. Mills
    The forecasting of financial markets has engaged the attention of market professionals and academic economists and statisticians for many years, and has also attracted the interest of numerous ‘amateur’ investors. This book brings together key papers in this wide field. After considering some of the earliest attempts at forecasting, it provides an insight into the theoretical underpinnings of the subject, investigates the random walk model, and examines various financial markets, volatility and density forecasting, the forecasting of extreme events, trading rules, technical analysis and high frequency data. Learn More
    2002   Hardback Price: $ 738.00   Web: $ 664.20
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  12. The Economics of Barter and Countertrade

    The Economics of Barter and Countertrade

    Edited by Rolf Mirus, Bernard Yeung
    The Economics of Barter and Countertrade is a timely collection due to the resurgence of barter and countertrade following the Russian and Asian financial crises. It is an essential reference source for those with an interest in trade and international economic relations. Learn More
    2002   Hardback Price: $ 244.00   Web: $ 219.60
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  13. Behavioral Finance

    Behavioral Finance

    Edited by Hersh Shefrin
    Behavioral finance is the study of how psychology affects financial decision making and financial markets. A valuable resource for both academics and practitioners, this authoritative collection brings together the main works in both psychology and finance, dealing with the debate between proponents of the behavioral school and advocates of the efficient market school. The first volume contains works written by leading psychologists that underlie behavioral finance, focusing on general issues in asset pricing theory, and the studies on over-reaction and under-reaction. The second volume contains key works that develop and extend these themes. Topics include the psychology of prediction, reactions to corporate announcements, the term structure of interest rates, the equity premium, and options prices. The final volume is devoted to the psychology of decisions by individuals, both investors and corporate managers. Learn More
    2001   Hardback Price: $ 1,188.00   Web: $ 1,069.20
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  14. The Economic Theory of Auctions

    The Economic Theory of Auctions

    Edited by Paul Klemperer
    This major two volume collection presents some of the most influential theoretical and empirical papers on the economic theory of auctions. Learn More
    2000   Hardback Price: $ 808.00   Web: $ 727.20
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  15. The Economics of Price Discrimination

    The Economics of Price Discrimination

    Edited by George Norman
    This volume brings together the most significant articles which have appeared over the past three decades analyzing the application and effects of price discrimination. Learn More
    1999   Hardback Price: $ 342.00   Web: $ 307.80
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  16. Economic Forecasting

    Economic Forecasting

    Terence C. Mills
    This authoritative and wide-ranging collection presents over fifty of the most important articles on forecasting – a technique that lies at the heart of economic policy and decision-making. This comprehensive two volume set presents the major papers in macroeconomic forecasting and policy making; time series forecasting; the econometrics of forecasting; forecast evaluation; forecasting with leading indicators; forecasting in finance and economic forecasting using surveys. Learn More
    1999   Hardback Price: $ 677.00   Web: $ 609.30
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  17. Economic Anthropology

    Economic Anthropology

    Edited by Stephen Gudeman
    Economic anthropologists carry out research in all parts of the globe, producing ethnographic studies, cross-cultural comparisons and theoretical works. They explore how growing markets, new technologies and expanding capital affect marginalised people or the control of wealth between genders. The empirical studies of economic anthropologists are based on participation and observation and provide an information bank for testing formal theories. Their findings often challenge prevailing concepts of modern economics, because much of their collected information falls outside accepted paradigms or schemes. Learn More
    1999   Hardback Price: $ 342.00   Web: $ 307.80
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  18. Culture, Social Norms and Economics

    Culture, Social Norms and Economics

    Edited by Mark Casson
    Economists have often been accused of failing to take full account of culture and social norms in their explanations of human behaviour. Cultural factors are playing an increasingly important role in economic theorizing and are achieving greater recognition as determinants of economic performance. As such these volumes will be a landmark and will provide easy access to the most important articles in this expanding field. Learn More
    1997   Hardback Price: $ 700.00   Web: $ 630.00
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  19. The Economics of Uncertainty

    The Economics of Uncertainty

    Edited by John D. Hey
    This book documents the theoretical reconstruction of the theory of decision-making in the aftermath of this flood. It is divided into three parts and contains the key papers introducing and describing new theories of decision under risk, new theories of decision under uncertainty and new theories of dynamic decision-making. Learn More
    1997   Hardback Price: $ 686.00   Web: $ 617.40
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    Edited by Alan P. Hamlin
    The title provides an overview of the key structural issues at the interface of ethics and economics and collection will be welcomed by all those with an interest in economics and philosophy. Learn More
    1996   Hardback Price: $ 686.00   Web: $ 617.40
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