Integrating the insights of psychology into economics. Analysis of the ways in which individuals make decisions that systematically depart from the so-called "standard model" of homo economicus, which assumes perfect rationality, perfect selfishness, and perfect willpower. Investigating the implications of the major findings of behavioral economics for policymakers.

Prerequisite: Minimum grade of C- in ECON200 and ECON201. Restriction: Must be in Economics Bachelor of Arts program.
Credits: 3
Grading Method: Regular, Pass-Fail, Audit

Course Offerings

    Fall 2024Instructor: Erkut Ozbay
    Fall 2023Instructor: Erkut Ozbay
    Fall 2022Instructor: Erkut Ozbay
    Spring 2021Instructor: Erkut Ozbay