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The Resource Nudge : improving decisions about health, wealth, and happiness, Richard H. Thaler, Cass R. Sunstein

Nudge : improving decisions about health, wealth, and happiness, Richard H. Thaler, Cass R. Sunstein

Label
Nudge : improving decisions about health, wealth, and happiness
Title
Nudge
Title remainder
improving decisions about health, wealth, and happiness
Statement of responsibility
Richard H. Thaler, Cass R. Sunstein
Creator
Contributor
Subject
Language
eng
Summary
Offering a study of the application of the science of choice, a guide that uses examples from all aspects of life demonstrates how it is possible to design environments that make it more likely for us to act in our own interests
Cataloging source
DLC
http://library.link/vocab/creatorDate
1945-
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Thaler, Richard H.
Dewey number
330.01/9
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
index present
LC call number
HB74.P8
LC item number
T53 2009
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
Sunstein, Cass R
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Economics
  • Choice (Psychology)
  • Decision making
  • Consumer behavior
Label
Nudge : improving decisions about health, wealth, and happiness, Richard H. Thaler, Cass R. Sunstein
Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (p. 281-302) and index
Contents
Biases and blunders -- Resisting temptation -- Following the herd -- When do we need a nudge? -- Choice architecture -- Save more tomorrow -- Naive investing -- Credit markets -- Privatizing social security : Smorgasboard style -- Prescription drugs : Part D for daunting -- How to increase organ donations -- Saving the planet -- Improving school choices -- Should patients be forced to buy lottery tickets? -- Privatizing marriage -- A dozen nudges -- Objections -- The real third way -- Bonus chapter : twenty more nudges -- Postscript : November 2008
Control code
ocn310424265
Dimensions
22 cm.
Edition
Rev. and expanded ed.
Extent
viii, 312 p.
Isbn
9780143115267
Isbn Type
(pbk.)
Lccn
2009417516
Other physical details
ill.
System control number
(OCoLC)310424265
Label
Nudge : improving decisions about health, wealth, and happiness, Richard H. Thaler, Cass R. Sunstein
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (p. 281-302) and index
Contents
Biases and blunders -- Resisting temptation -- Following the herd -- When do we need a nudge? -- Choice architecture -- Save more tomorrow -- Naive investing -- Credit markets -- Privatizing social security : Smorgasboard style -- Prescription drugs : Part D for daunting -- How to increase organ donations -- Saving the planet -- Improving school choices -- Should patients be forced to buy lottery tickets? -- Privatizing marriage -- A dozen nudges -- Objections -- The real third way -- Bonus chapter : twenty more nudges -- Postscript : November 2008
Control code
ocn310424265
Dimensions
22 cm.
Edition
Rev. and expanded ed.
Extent
viii, 312 p.
Isbn
9780143115267
Isbn Type
(pbk.)
Lccn
2009417516
Other physical details
ill.
System control number
(OCoLC)310424265

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