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A Behavioural Model of Changing Pay Norms

A. B. Atkinson

in The Changing Distribution of Earnings in OECD Countries

Published in print:
2008
Published Online:
September 2008
ISBN:
9780199532438
eISBN:
9780191714559
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780199532438.003.0013
Subject:
Economics and Finance, Development, Growth, and Environmental, International

The note describes a simple version of the pay norm model, where the assumptions are chosen to bring out the essence of the argument, rather than to allow for the full richness of strategic ... More


The Imperfect Knowledge Imperative in Modern Macroeconomics and Finance Theory

Roman Frydman and Michael D. Goldberg

in Rethinking Expectations: The Way Forward for Macroeconomics

Published in print:
2013
Published Online:
October 2017
ISBN:
9780691155234
eISBN:
9781400846450
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Princeton University Press
DOI:
10.23943/princeton/9780691155234.003.0005
Subject:
Economics and Finance, Macro- and Monetary Economics

This chapter examines the imperfect knowledge imperative in modern macroeconomics and finance theory. It argues that the Rational Expectations Hypothesis (REH) has nothing to do with how even ... More


Interpreting Linear Models

David F. Hendry

in Dynamic Econometrics

Published in print:
1995
Published Online:
November 2003
ISBN:
9780198283164
eISBN:
9780191596384
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/0198283164.003.0006
Subject:
Economics and Finance, Econometrics

Regression, linear least‐squares approximation, contingent plan, and behavioural model are distinguished as four interpretations that ‘look alike’ yet have different properties. Models of ... More


Bounded Rationality and Retrospection

David M. Kreps

in Game Theory and Economic Modelling

Published in print:
1990
Published Online:
November 2003
ISBN:
9780198283812
eISBN:
9780191596568
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/0198283814.003.0006
Subject:
Economics and Finance, Microeconomics

Argues that many of the weaknesses of game theory arise from weaknesses in how economists model individual (dynamic) behaviour: with hyper‐rational and forward‐looking, farsighted individuals. ... More


Models of Treatment in Clinical Practice

Larry E. Beutler, John F. Clarkin, and Bruce Bongar

in Guidelines for the Systematic Treatment of the Depressed Patient

Published in print:
2000
Published Online:
March 2012
ISBN:
9780195105308
eISBN:
9780199848522
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780195105308.003.0013
Subject:
Psychology, Clinical Psychology

The variety of mental health treatments must be understood, at least partially, as a reflection of evolving sets of values and assumptions, ... More


Three Models of Open Governance

Orfeo Fioretos

in Creative Reconstructions: Multilateralism and European Varieties of Capitalism after 1950

Published in print:
2011
Published Online:
August 2016
ISBN:
9780801449697
eISBN:
9780801460715
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Cornell University Press
DOI:
10.7591/cornell/9780801449697.003.0003
Subject:
Political Science, Political Economy

This chapter analyzes the hypotheses of three models of firm behavior. It looks at what form business coalitions take and identifies how, under conditions of economic openness, the interaction of ... More


The Law, Economics, and Psychology of Consumer Contracts

Bar-Gill Oren

in Seduction by Contract: Law, Economics, and Psychology in Consumer Markets

Published in print:
2012
Published Online:
September 2012
ISBN:
9780199663361
eISBN:
9780191751660
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780199663361.003.0002
Subject:
Law, Company and Commercial Law

This chapter develops a general approach for analyzing consumer markets and, more specifically, consumer contracts. A behavioural-economics model was used to explain how consumer psychology interacts ... More


Some economics of museums and galleries

Alan Peacock and Ilde Rizzo

in The Heritage Game: Economics, Policy, and Practice

Published in print:
2008
Published Online:
May 2008
ISBN:
9780199213177
eISBN:
9780191707124
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780199213177.003.0005
Subject:
Economics and Finance, Public and Welfare

Economics tries not only to describe how enterprises and public institutions are run but also to explain why they act in particular ways. This is a necessary condition for being able to predict ... More


How and Why Credit Assessors “Get it Wrong” When Judging the Risk of Borrowers: Past and Present Evidence at Home and Abroad

Paul M. Vaaler and Gerry McNamara

in A Debtor World: Interdisciplinary Perspectives on Debt

Published in print:
2012
Published Online:
January 2013
ISBN:
9780199873722
eISBN:
9780199980000
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780199873722.003.0005
Subject:
Law, Company and Commercial Law

This chapter presents empirical and theoretical evidence that lending decisions are fundamentally and systematically flawed. The first part summarizes a decade of individual and joint research on ... More


Learning and Teaching in the Chinese Classroom: Responding to Individual Needs

Shane N. Phillipson and Bick-har Lam

Published in print:
2011
Published Online:
January 2012
ISBN:
9789888083428
eISBN:
9789882209848
Item type:
book
Publisher:
Hong Kong University Press
DOI:
10.5790/hongkong/9789888083428.001.0001
Subject:
Linguistics, Sociolinguistics / Anthropological Linguistics

This book provides a starting point for understanding the contexts of learning and teaching in the Chinese classroom. Drawing upon recent research in Hong Kong, Taiwan, Singapore and China, this book ... More


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