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The Resource The logic of life : the rational economics of an irrational world, Tim Harford

The logic of life : the rational economics of an irrational world, Tim Harford

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The logic of life : the rational economics of an irrational world
Title
The logic of life
Title remainder
the rational economics of an irrational world
Statement of responsibility
Tim Harford
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Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
Analyzes the underlying economic logic behind seemingly irrational behavior, explaining how people are responding to future costs and benefits and how socially tragic outcomes have their roots in individually rational decisions
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Writing style
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257834
Cataloging source
DLC
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1973-
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Harford, Tim
Dewey number
339
Index
index present
LC call number
HB74.P8
LC item number
H375 2008
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
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True
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  • Economics
  • Rational expectations (Economic theory)
Target audience
adult
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the rational economics of an irrational world
Label
The logic of life : the rational economics of an irrational world, Tim Harford
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Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (p. [217]-244) and index
Contents
Introducing the logic of life -- Las Vegas -- Is divorce underrated? -- Why your boss is overpaid -- In the neighbourhood -- The dangers of rational racism -- The world is spiky -- Rational revolutions -- A million years of logic
Control code
ocn159822206
Dimensions
25 cm.
Edition
1st ed.
Extent
xiv, 255 p.
Isbn
9781400066421
Isbn Type
(alk. paper)
Lccn
2007030233
System control number
(OCoLC)159822206
Label
The logic of life : the rational economics of an irrational world, Tim Harford
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (p. [217]-244) and index
Contents
Introducing the logic of life -- Las Vegas -- Is divorce underrated? -- Why your boss is overpaid -- In the neighbourhood -- The dangers of rational racism -- The world is spiky -- Rational revolutions -- A million years of logic
Control code
ocn159822206
Dimensions
25 cm.
Edition
1st ed.
Extent
xiv, 255 p.
Isbn
9781400066421
Isbn Type
(alk. paper)
Lccn
2007030233
System control number
(OCoLC)159822206

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