The economic naturalist : in search of explanations for everyday enigmas / Robert H. Frank.

Published
  • New York : Basic Books [2007], ©2007
Physical description
xiii, 226 pages : illustrations ; 25 cm.
ISBN
  • 9780465002177
  • 046500217X
Notes
  • Includes bibliographical references and index.
Contents
  • Rectangular milk cartons and cylindrical soda cans : the economics of product design -- Free peanuts and expensive batteries : supply and demand in action -- Why equally talented workers often earn different salaries and other mysteries of the world of work -- Why some buyers pay more than others : the economics of discount pricing -- Arms races and the tragedy of the commons -- The myth of ownership -- Decoding marketplace signals -- The economic naturalist hits the road -- Psychology meets economics -- The informal market for personal relationships -- Two originals -- Parting thoughts.
Genre
  • Bibliography
  • Illustrated
  • text
Language
  • English
Internet Resources

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British Library: Lending Collection m07/.24941
British Library Table of contents only Online location
University of Edinburgh Libraries: Main Library (STANDARD LOAN) - 2nd floor HB71 Fra.
University of Manchester Library: Main Library: Blue Area Floor 2 309.73
Royal Holloway, University of London: Royal Holloway library Davison General One Week 330 FRA
Royal Holloway, University of London: Royal Holloway library Davison General Three Week 330 FRA
Trinity College Dublin Library Table of contents only Online location
Trinity College Dublin Library: Lecky Lower 330 P792

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