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The Resource Identity economics : how our identities shape our work, wages, and well-being, George A. Akerlof and Rachel E. Kranton

Identity economics : how our identities shape our work, wages, and well-being, George A. Akerlof and Rachel E. Kranton

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Identity economics : how our identities shape our work, wages, and well-being
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Identity economics
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how our identities shape our work, wages, and well-being
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George A. Akerlof and Rachel E. Kranton
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Identity Economics provides an important and compelling new way to understand human behavior, revealing how our identities--and not just economic incentives--influence our decisions. In 1995, economist Rachel Kranton wrote future Nobel Prize-winner George Akerlof a letter insisting that his most recent paper was wrong. Identity, she argued, was the missing element that would help to explain why people--facing the same economic circumstances--would make different choices. This was the beginning of a fourteen-year collaboration--and of Identity Economics. The authors explain how our conception o
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Identity economics : how our identities shape our work, wages, and well-being, George A. Akerlof and Rachel E. Kranton
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Identity economics : how our identities shape our work, wages, and well-being, George A. Akerlof and Rachel E. Kranton
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http://www.jstor.org/stable/10.2307/j.ctt7rqsp
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Includes bibliographical references and index
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Introduction -- Identity economics -- Identity and norms in utility -- Where we fit into today's economics -- Identity and the economics of organizations -- Identity and the economics of education -- Gender and work -- Race and minority poverty -- Identity economics and economic methodology -- Conclusion, and five ways identity changes economics
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