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The Why Axis - a book by Gneezy, Uri

The Why Axis

Hidden Motives and the Undiscovered Economics of Everyday Life

The Why Axis( )
Author: Gneezy, Uri
List, John
Foreword by: Levitt, Steven D.
Publication Date:Oct 2013
Book Format:Hardback
List Price:USD $26.99
Book Description:

Can economics be passionate'... Can it center on people and what really matters to them day-in and day-out.... And help us understand their hidden motives for why they do what they do in everyday life? Uri Gneezy and John List are revolutionaries. Their ideas and methods for revealing what really works in addressing big social, business, and economic problems gives us new understanding of the motives underlying human behavior. We can then structure incentives that can...
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Book Details
Detailed Subjects: Business & Economics / Economics / General
Self-Help / Motivational & Inspirational
Physical Dimensions (W X L X H):6.13 x 9.25 Inches
Book Weight:1.094 Pounds
Author Biography
Gneezy, Uri (Author)
Steven D. Levitt received a B.A. from Harvard University in 1989 and a Ph.D. from M.I.T. in 1994. He is a professor of economics at the University of Chicago where he has been teaching since 1997. He was awarded the 2003 John Bates Clark Medal, an award that recognizes the most outstanding economist in America under the age of 40. He is the coauthor, with Stephen J. Dubner, of Freakonomics: A Rogue Economist Explores the Hidden Side of Everything. It won the inaugural Quill Award for best business book and a Visionary Award from the National Council on Economic Education. He also wrote SuperFreakonomics, Think Like a Freak and When to Rob a Bank:...And 131 More Warped Suggestions and Well-Intended Rants with Stephen J. Dubner.


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