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Economics and making decisions

Economics and making decisions

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Published by West Pub. Co. in St. Paul .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Economics.,
  • Economics -- Decision making.

  • Edition Notes

    Includes bibliographies and index.

    StatementMarilyn Kourilsky ... [et al.].
    ContributionsKourilsky, Marilyn L.
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsHB171.5 .E3353 1988
    The Physical Object
    Paginationxix, 455 p. :
    Number of Pages455
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL2399463M
    ISBN 100314652477
    LC Control Number87029514
    OCLC/WorldCa16983990

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      Richard H. Thaler is the coauthor of the best-selling book Nudge with Cass R. Sunstein, and the author of Quasi Rational Economics and The Winner’s Curse. He is a professor of behavioral science and economics at the University of Chicago Booth School of Business and, in , the president of the American Economic Association.5/5(3).   The need for evidence-based decisions that take account of both effectiveness and economics is greater now than ever. Using case studies and illustrative examples throughout the authors describe how the activities and outputs of evidence synthesis, systematic review, economic analysis and decision-making interact within and across different spheres of health .


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