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Disposition Effect Or Inefficient Markets?

July 27th, 2016 · No Comments
Behavioral Econ · Finance · Videos

So I gave my students the following thought experiment: Say you owned a portfolio of stocks. Over time, some of those stocks have gained value since you bought them and others have lost value (let’s call them winners and losers, respectively). When deciding which stocks to sell and which to hold, should you: Sell the […]

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May 10th, 2016 · No Comments
Behavioral Econ · Policy · Tumblr

http://economistsdoitwithmodels.tumblr.com/post/144164774580/the-wisdom-to-know-what-inequality-can-be-changed

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January 3rd, 2016 · No Comments
Behavioral Econ · Tumblr

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November 12th, 2015 · No Comments
Behavioral Econ · Tumblr · Videos

http://economistsdoitwithmodels.tumblr.com/post/133069757650/this-one-rounds-out-the-discussion-of-the-kahneman

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Today In Stupid Consumer Tricks, Transaction Utility Edition…

November 11th, 2015 · No Comments
Behavioral Econ · Buyer Beware

So remember that time when JCPenney tried to stop BSing its customers with artificially high prices and constant sales? In case you forgot, it didn’t go so well. Now we have another attempt that appears to be about as successful: http://economistsdoitwithmodels.tumblr.com/post/132958471370/jos-a-bank-tries-and-fails-to-wean-customers-off See, it’s funny because if you ask consumers what they want, they for the […]

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November 11th, 2015 · No Comments
Behavioral Econ · Tumblr · Videos

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