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Wiley Blackwell Handbook of Judgment and Decision Making (Hardcover)

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The Wiley Blackwell Handbook of judgment and Decision Making is a comprehensive, up-to-date examination of the most important theories, concepts, methodologies, and applications in the burgeoning field of judgment and decision making (JDM). It provides accessible, essential information, complete with the latest research and references for experts and non-experts alike across two volumes.

The reference brings together a multidisciplinary group of contributors across the social sciences, including psychology, economics, marketing, finance, public policy, sociology, and philosophy. The coverage is broken into sections that address traditional and new themes in JDM, new psychological takes and old issues, applications of JDM, and ways to improve decision making. With attention to traditional topics, controversial ideas, and emerging areas of interest, scholars of JDM across the social sciences will turn to this set for the information they need for years to come.

Gideon Keren is Professor Emeritus of Psychology at the Tilburg Institute for Behavioral Economics Research (TIBER) at Tilburg University, the Netherlands. His early research focused on cognition and attention; his recent work has shifted toward the emerging field of behavioral decision making. His research interests include probabilistic reasoning and calibration of probabilities, the perception of randomness, intertemporal choice, framing effects, and the nature of trust. His work has been published in a large number of journals

George Wu is Professor of Behavioral Science at the Booth School of Business at the University of Chicago, USA. He studies the psychology of individual decision making, goal setting and cognitive biases in bargaining and negotiation. His research has been published widely in a number of journals in economics, management science, and psychology. He has served as Department Editor of Management Science and is on other numerous editorial boards,
Number of Pages: 1040
Genre: Psychology
Format: Hardcover
Publisher: John Wiley & Sons Inc
Language: English
Street Date: February 16, 2016
TCIN: 51171577
UPC: 9781118468395
Item Number (DPCI): 248-17-2129

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