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2012
John Darley January, 2012 With Geoffrey Goodwin; Journal of Experimental Social Psychology, Vol. 48, Issue 1 Psychology Social and Behavioral Psychology http://www.sciencedirect.com/science/article/pii/S0022103111002198 ...
Sir Angus Deaton
2012
I use daily data on self-reported well-being (SWB) to examine how the Great Recession affected the emotional and evaluative lives of the population. In the fall of 2008 and lasting into the spring of 2009, at the bottom of the stock market, Americans ...
Emily Pronin
2012
Conflicts sometimes are characterized by a negative spiral, whereby they escalate due to the reciprocally aggressive and competitive behavior of the contending parties. This chapter proposes that people’s inclination to perceive others as biased ...
Eldar Shafir
2012
We studied the perception of wealth as a function of varying levels of assets and debt. We found that with total wealth held constant, people with positive net worth feel and are seen as wealthier when they have lower debt (despite having fewer assets). ...
2011
Sander van der Linden December, 2011 Current Psychology, 30(4), 355-374 Development Finance Microeconomics Psychology Social and Behavioral Psychology External Link ...
2011
November, 2011 With Aram Hur; 선거연구 Vol. 1, Issue 2 Elections Psychology Domestic Politics achen_civic_duty_and_voter_turnout_in_japan_and_south_korea_0.pdf http://kiss.kstudy.com/journal/thesis_name.asp?tname=kiss2002&key=2941299 ...
Roland Benabou
2011
This paper analyzes how private decisions and public policies are shaped by personal and societal preferences ("values"), material or other explicit incentives ("laws") and social sanctions or rewards ("norms"). It first ...
Daniel Kahneman
2011
In the international bestseller,  Thinking, Fast and Slow, Daniel Kahneman, the renowned psychologist and winner of the Nobel Prize in Economics, takes us on a groundbreaking tour of the mind and explains the two systems that drive the way we think. ...
Benjamin Moll
2011
We analyze a model economy with many agents, each with a different productivity level. Agents divide their time between two activities: producing goods with the production-related knowledge they already have, and interacting with others in search of new, ...
Grigore Pop-Eleches
2011
IngentaConnect Twenty years after the collapse of communism, a rough consensus in the literature on postcommunist politics is that the past matters. Many questions remain, however, about exactly how, when, and why the past matters, especially in terms of ...
Joao Biehl
2011
Joao Biehl June, 2011 Medical Anthropology Quarterly, Vol. 25, Issue 2 Microeconomics Psychology Social and Behavioral Psychology http://joaobiehl.net/wp-content/uploads/2009/07/Homo-Economicus-and-Life-Markets... ...
Roland Benabou
2011
Roland Benabou May, 2011 With Jean Tirole; Quarterly Journal of Economics, Vol. 126, Issue 2 Psychology Microeconomics Finance Economics and Finance http://qje.oxfordjournals.org/content/126/2/805.abstract?sid=047e20f3-885b-4d9b-... ...
Paul DiMaggio
2011
Paul DiMaggio May, 2011 With Filiz Garip; American Journal of Sociology, Vol. 116, Issue 6 Psychology Social and Behavioral Psychology http://www.jstor.org/stable/10.1086/659653 ...