1. Behavioral economics - Edward Cartwright 2018

    Book Required

  2. Lecture 1: Introduction/What is Behavioural Economics? 6 items
    1. Behavioural economics and finance - Michelle Baddeley 2012 (electronic resource)

      Book Recommended Read chapters 1 & 2.

    2. Microeconomics for business and marketing: lectures, cases, and worked essays - Peter E. Earl c1995

      Book Recommended Read chapters 2 & 6. High Use copy held in the Central Library.

    3. What is behavioral economics? - John F. Tomer 2007

      Article Recommended

    4. Advanced introduction to behavioral economics - John F. Tomer 2017

      Book Recommended

  3. Tutorial 1 2 items
    1. Consumer Decision Making-Fact or Fiction? - Richard W. Olshavsky, Donald H. Granbois 1979

      Article Recommended

  4. Lecture 2: Motivation 3 items
    1. The joyless economy: the psychology of human satisfaction - Tibor Scitovsky 1992 (electronic resource)

      Book Recommended

  5. Lecture 3: Problem Recognition and Search for Solutions 1 item
    1. Simple heuristics that make us smart - Gerd Gigerenzer, Peter M. Todd, ABC Research Group 1999 (electronic resource)

      Book Recommended Read part 1

  6. Lecture 4: Evaluating Options and Forming Expectations 11 items
    1. Thinking, fast and slow - Daniel Kahneman 2013

      Book Recommended

    2. Behavioural Economics and Finance - Michelle Baddeley 2012 (electronic resource)

      Book Recommended Read chapters 4 & 6

    3. Behavioural economics - Peter E. Earl 1988-

      Book Recommended Read volume 1, readings 9-12. High Use copy held in the Central Library.

    4. G. L. S. Shackle - Peter E. Earl, Bruce Littleboy, Michael Jefferson 2014 (electronic resource)

      Book Recommended Read chapters 5, 6 & 8

    5. Homo Heuristicus: Why Biased Minds Make Better Inferences - Gerd Gigerenzer, Henry Brighton 2009

      Article Recommended

    6. Heuristic Decision Making - Gerd Gigerenzer, Wolfgang Gaissmaier 2011

      Article Recommended

    7. The Origin of Predictable Behavior - Ronald A. Heiner 1983

      Article Recommended

    8. Misbehaving: the making of behavioral economics - Richard H. Thaler 2015

      Book Recommended Read parts I and II. High Use copy held in the Central Library.

  7. Tutorial 4 1 item
  8. Lecture 5: Resistance to Change 6 items
    1. The social science of Hayek's 'The sensory order' - William N. Butos 2010 (electronic resource)

      Book Recommended Read The sensory order, the economic imagination and the tacit dimension, pp.211-236.

    2. Hayek and Behavioral Economics - Roger Frantz, Robert Leeson 2013

      Book Recommended Read Chapter 12: Satisficing and Cognition: Complementarities between Simon and Hayek, pp.278-300

    3. Pages 81-88: Cognitive Dissonance - Peter E. Earl, Robert A. Wicklund 1999

      Chapter Recommended

    4. Made to stick: why some ideas survive and others die - Chip Heath, Dan Heath c2007

      Book Recommended

  9. Lecture 6: Choice in Different Contexts 7 items
    1. Microeconomics for business and marketing: lectures, cases, and worked essays - Peter E. Earl c1995

      Book Recommended Read chapters 2 & 4. High Use copy held in the Central Library.

    2. Choice, habit and evolution - Geoffrey M. Hodgson 2010

      Article Recommended

    3. Misbehaving: the making of behavioral economics - Richard H. Thaler 2015

      Book Recommended Read part 4. High Use copy held in the Central Library.

  10. Lecture 7: Rip-offs, Nudges and Boosts 9 items
    1. Nudge Versus Boost: How Coherent are Policy and Theory? - Till Grüne-Yanoff, Ralph Hertwig 2016-3

      Article Recommended

    2. Misbehaving: the making of behavioral economics - Richard H. Thaler 2015

      Book Recommended Read part VIII. High Use copy held in the Central Library.

    3. Libertarian Paternalism - Richard H. Thaler, Cass R. Sunstein 2003

      Article Recommended

    4. Review of Australia's consumer policy framework : Productivity commission inquiry report - Productivity Commission 2008

      Document Recommended Read: Volume 1 - Summary; Volume 2 Appendix B Behavioural Economics and Public Policy (pp. 373 -389).

  11. Lecture 8: The Competitive Process 11 items
    1. Microeconomics for business and marketing: lectures, cases, and worked essays - Peter E. Earl c1995

      Book Recommended Read chapters 6 and 8 and section 7.6,7.7, 7.12, 9.6. High Use copy held in the Central Library.

    2. A behavioral theory of the firm - Richard Michael Cyert, James G. March 1992

      Book Recommended

    3. Productivity and technical change - Wilfred Edmund Graham Salter 1966

      Book Recommended

  12. Lecture 9: Organizational Productivity 7 items
    1. Behavioral theory of the firm - Richard Michael Cyert, James Gardner March 1963

      Book Recommended

    2. Handbook on the economics and theory of the firm - Michael Dietrich, Jackie Krafft 2012 (electronic resource)

      Book Recommended Read chapter 10 and Part V

    3. An evolutionary theory of economic change - Richard R. Nelson, Sidney G. Winter 1982

      Book Recommended

    4. Organizations and Markets - Herbert A. Simon 1991

      Article Recommended

  13. Tutorial 9 2 items
    1. Beyond Positive Economics? 1983

      Book Recommended Read: Jefferson, M., Economic uncertainty and business decision making

  14. Lecture 10: Macroeconomics Aspects (1) 7 items
    1. Behavioural economics and finance - Michelle Baddeley 2013 (electronic resource)

      Book Recommended Read chapter 11

    2. Decision-rule cascades and the dynamics of speculative bubbles - Peter E. Earl, Ti-Ching Peng, Jason Potts June 2007

      Article Recommended

    3. Sheila Dow: The Economics of Uncertainty - The Institute for New Economic Thinking, S.C. Dow 2013

      Audio-visual document Recommended

  15. Lecture 11: Macroeconomic Aspects (2) 5 items
    1. The vision of Hyman P. Minsky - Perry Mehrling June 1999

      Article Recommended

    2. Fault lines: how hidden fractures still threaten the world economy - Raghuram G. Rajan 2010 (electronic resource)

      Book Recommended Read chapters 5 and 6

    3. The Lehman Sisters hypothesis - I. van Staveren 2014

      Article Recommended

  16. Lecture 12: Happines and Sustainability 8 items
    1. The joyless economy: the psychology of human satisfaction - Tibor Scitovsky 1992 (electronic resource)

      Book Recommended

    2. Routledge handbook of behavioral economics - Roger S. Frantz, Shu-Heng Chen, Kurt Dopfer, Floris Heukelom 2017 (electronic resource)

      Book Recommended Read chapters 2 & 10 (on the contributions of George Katona pioneer of consumer sentiment indices).

  17. Lecture 13: Overview 5 items
    1. Routledge handbook of behavioral economics - Roger S. Frantz, Shu-Heng Chen, Kurt Dopfer, Floris Heukelom 2017 (electronic resource)

      Book Recommended Read chapter 1

    2. Misbehaving: the making of behavioral economics - Richard H. Thaler 2015

      Book Recommended Read conclusion. High Use copy held in the Central Library.

  18. Past Central Exam Papers 1 item
    1. Past Central Exam Papers

      Webpage  Follow the link and search for past exam papers by course code.