Maps of Bounded Rationality: Psychology for Behavioral Economics

@article{Kahneman2003MapsOB,
  title={Maps of Bounded Rationality: Psychology for Behavioral Economics},
  author={Daniel Kahneman},
  journal={The American Economic Review},
  year={2003},
  volume={93},
  pages={1449-1475}
}
  • D. Kahneman
  • Published 1 November 2003
  • Psychology, Economics
  • The American Economic Review
The work cited by the Nobel committee was done jointly with Amos Tversky (1937-1996) during a long and unusually close collaboration. Together, we explored the psychology of intuitive beliefs and choices and examined their bounded rationality. Herbert A. Simon (1955, 1979) had proposed much earlier that decision makers should be viewed as boundedly rational, and had offered a model in which utility maximization was replaced by satisficing. Our research attempted to obtain a map of bounded… 

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