Hayek and Behavioral Economics

  • Roger Frantz
  • Robert Leeson

Table of contents

  1. Front Matter
    Pages i-xviii
  2. Deirdre Nansen McCloskey
    Pages 35-69
  3. Peter Boettke, W. Zachary Caceres, Adam Martin
    Pages 90-110
  4. Salvatore Rizzello, Anna Spada
    Pages 301-312
  5. Gerald R. Steele, Hamid Hosseini
    Pages 313-327
  6. Back Matter
    Pages 329-349

About this book


An exploration of Friedrich Hayek's contribution to the foundation of behavioural economics, and how his work interacted with and complemented that of his contemporaries. Chapters include detailed discussions of the concept of rationality, psychology and Hayek's philosophical theories as well as the historical context in which he lived and worked.


behavioral economics bounded rationality cognition economic history economic system economic theory economics psychophysics research

Editors and affiliations

  • Roger Frantz
    • 1
  • Robert Leeson
    • 2
    • 3
  1. 1.San Diego State UniversityUSA
  2. 2.Stanford UniversityUSA
  3. 3.University of Notre Dame AustraliaAustralia

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