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Economics Goes Behavioral

Gilles Saint-Paul

in The Tyranny of Utility: Behavioral Social Science and the Rise of Paternalism

Published in print:
2011
Published Online:
October 2017
ISBN:
9780691128177
eISBN:
9781400838899
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Princeton University Press
DOI:
10.23943/princeton/9780691128177.003.0005
Subject:
Economics and Finance, History of Economic Thought

This chapter focuses on behavioral economics. Most of the recent developments in behavioral economics converge with other social sciences in that they do away with the unitary individual. To date, ... More


Animal Personality and Investment in Reproduction: Hermit Crabs and Other Crustaceans as Model Organisms

Mark Briffa

in Reproductive Biology: The Natural History of the Crustacea, Volume 6

Published in print:
2020
Published Online:
March 2021
ISBN:
9780190688554
eISBN:
9780197538272
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/oso/9780190688554.003.0018
Subject:
Biology, Animal Biology, Aquatic Biology

Animal personality has been demonstrated in a wide range of taxa, including crustaceans. This chapter defines personality as consistent variation in behavior among individuals. It describes related ... More


Self-Interest versus Group Interest and “Racialized” Social Constraint

Ismail K. White and Chryl N. Laird

in Steadfast Democrats: How Social Forces Shape Black Political Behavior

Published in print:
2020
Published Online:
September 2020
ISBN:
9780691199511
eISBN:
9780691201962
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Princeton University Press
DOI:
10.23943/princeton/9780691199511.003.0006
Subject:
Political Science, American Politics

This chapter focuses on racialized social constraint's ability to increase political action in support of the Democratic Party and its candidates. To demonstrate the existence of an in-group norm of ... More


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