Inspiring Economics: Human Motivation in Political Economy

Inspiring Economics: Human Motivation in Political Economy

by Bruno S. Frey
     
 

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ISBN-10: 184064205X

ISBN-13: 9781840642056

Pub. Date: 08/01/2001

Publisher: Elgar, Edward Publishing, Inc.

Product Details

ISBN-13:
9781840642056
Publisher:
Elgar, Edward Publishing, Inc.
Publication date:
08/01/2001
Pages:
256
Product dimensions:
6.30(w) x 9.06(h) x (d)

Table of Contents

Prefacevii
Acknowledgmentsx
Part IOn Economics
1Inspiring, dismal or boring economics?3
2From economic imperialism to social science inspiration10
Part IIIntegrating Psychology
3Economic incentives transform psychological anomalies21
4Marriage paradoxes37
5From the price to the Crowding Effect52
6The Old Lady visits your backyard: a tale of morals and markets73
7Motivation, knowledge transfer and organizational forms87
Part IIIPolitical Economy
8Identification in democratic society103
9Popular referenda and institutional reform118
10What are the sources of happiness?135
11FOCJ: competitive governments for Europe147
12The political economy of stabilization programmes in developing countries163
13Bond values and World War II events184
References217
Index233

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