UC Berkeley Economics Working Paper No. E02-313
46 Pages Posted: 4 May 2005
Date Written: October 2004
This essay provides a perspective on the trend towards integrating psychology into economics. Some topics are discussed, and arguments are provided for why movement towards greater psychological realism in economics will improve mainstream economics.
Keywords: behavioral economics, psychology
JEL Classification: B49
Suggested Citation: Suggested Citation
Rabin, Matthew, A Perspective on Psychology and Economics (October 2004). UC Berkeley Economics Working Paper No. E02-313. Available at SSRN: https://ssrn.com/abstract=713862 or http://dx.doi.org/10.2139/ssrn.713862