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Behavioral economics: Reunifying psychology and economics

Camerer, Colin (1999) Behavioral economics: Reunifying psychology and economics. Proceedings of the National Academy of Sciences of the United States of America, 96 (19). pp. 10575-10577. ISSN 0027-8424.

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"Behavioral economics" improves the realism of the psychological assumptions underlying economic theory, promising to reunify psychology and economics in the process. Reunification should lead to better predictions about economic behavior and better policy prescriptions.

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