Behavioral Economics Comes of Age: A Review Essay on Advances in Behavioral Economics
Pesendorfer, Wolfgang. 2006. "Behavioral Economics Comes of Age: A Review Essay on Advances in Behavioral Economics."
Journal of Economic Literature,
Advances in Behavioral Economics contains influential second-generation contributions
to behavioral economics. Building on the seminal work by Kahnemann, Strotz,
Thaler, Tversky, and others, these contributions have established behavioral economics
as an important field of study in economics. In this essay, I discuss aspects of the
research strategy and methodology of behavioral economics, as exemplified by the
contributions to Advances.
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