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A theory of individual behavior

Author: Robert Wichers
Publisher: San Diego : Academic Press, ©1996.
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A Theory of Individual Behavior dispels the notion that individuals act as rational agents and strives to capture idiosyncratic humanness through rigorous mathematics. Wichers describes a version of economic behavior that is more comprehensive and satisfying than neoclassical models yet still consistent with the usual aggregated concepts that form the basis of applied microeconomics. Written in an accessible and  Read more...
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Genre/Form: Electronic books
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Wichers, Robert.
Theory of individual behavior.
San Diego : Academic Press, ©1996
(DLC) 96026266
(OCoLC)35016644
Material Type: Document, Internet resource
Document Type: Internet Resource, Computer File
All Authors / Contributors: Robert Wichers
ISBN: 9780080525846 0080525849 9780127484501 0127484507 1281033782 9781281033789
OCLC Number: 180771856
Reproduction Notes: Electronic reproduction. [S.l.] : HathiTrust Digital Library, 2010. MiAaHDL
Description: 1 online resource (vii, 209 pages) : illustrations
Details: Master and use copy. Digital master created according to Benchmark for Faithful Digital Reproductions of Monographs and Serials, Version 1. Digital Library Federation, December 2002.
Contents: Front Cover; A Theory of Individual Behavior; Copyright Page; CONTENTS; Preface; Chapter 1. Introduction; PART I: PRELIMINARIES; Chapter 2. Mathematical Preliminaries; Chapter 3. Methodological Preliminaries; Chapter 4. Economic Preliminaries; PART II: MODEL ONE; Chapter 5. Introduction; Chapter 6. Model One; Chapter 7. The Short-Response Function; PART III: MODEL TWO; Chapter 8. Model Two; Chapter 9. The Long-Response Function; Chapter 10. A Test; Chapter 11. Afterword; Answers; Index.
Responsibility: Robert Wichers.
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