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Behavioral Economics—What Are We Thinking?

Lecture no. 11 from the course: Thinking like an Economist: A Guide to Rational Decision Making

Behavioral Economics—What Are We Thinking?

Taught by Professor Randall Bartlett | 31 min | Categories: The Great Courses Plus Online Economics & Finance Courses

Despite the predictive power of conventional economic presumptions about fundamental rationality, behavioral economists are showing that we sometimes do things that indeed seem irrational. Delve into several examples of this and possible means of overcoming these behaviors.


June 13, 2017