6 edition of economics of uncertainty found in the catalog.
economics of uncertainty
C. J. McKenna
|LC Classifications||HB615 .M38 1986|
|The Physical Object|
|Pagination||xiv, 129 p. ;|
|Number of Pages||129|
|LC Control Number||86198284|
In this book the author develops a new approach to uncertainty in economics, which calls for a fundamental change in the methodology of economics. It provides a comprehensive overview and critical appraisal of the economic theory of uncertainty and shows that uncertainty was originally conceptualized both as an epistemic and an ontological problem. Instead, embracing uncertainty offers a new analytical paradigm which, in this book, is applied to standard economic topics such as institutions, money, the Lucas critique, fiscal policy and asset pricing. Through applying a concise uncertainty paradigm, the book sheds new .
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This book was awarded the 61st Nikkei Prize for Excellent Books in Economic Science by The Japan Center for Economic Research “To summarize, this book, jointly written by the two prominent economists Nishimura and Ozaki, is no doubt a monumental achievement on the economics of ambiguity and uncertainty. Unlike economics, contemporary writing in sociology tends to take uncertainty as given. Meaning and order are contested and constructed. In that context, drawing on cognitive science, narrative is an evolved human ability, fundamental to conscious thought, which facilitates constructing and communicating meaning (Roy F. Baumeister and E. J.
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Part I of the book focuses on the economics of uncertainty; Part II examines the economics of information. This revised and updated second edition places a greater focus on game theory. New topics include posted-price markets, mechanism design, common-value auctions, and the one-shot deviation principle for repeated by: Uncertainty in Economics: Readings and Exercises provides information pertinent to the fundamental aspects of the economics of uncertainty.
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The first four chapters of The Economics of Uncertainty and Information summarize the essential tools of the analysis of uncertainty and information: the theory of individual behavior under uncertainty, the measures of risk aversion and the measures of risk, and the notions of certainty equivalence and information structure.
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This book documents the theoretical reconstruction of the theory of decision-making in the aftermath of this flood. It is divided into three parts and contains the key papers introducing and describing new theories of decision under risk, new theories of decision under uncertainty and new theories of dynamic decision-making.
In 24 practical and empowering half-hour lectures, The Economics of Uncertainty takes the mystery and dread out of uncertainty, giving you the tools to deal with risk in every phase of your life. The economics of uncertainty --Economic decisions under uncertainty --The Bernoulli principle --Applications of the Bernoulli principle --Portfolio selection --The Bernoulli principle --observations and experiments --Decisions with unknown probabilities --Market equilibrium under uncertainty --The two-person zero-sum game --The general two-person game --Elements of the general game theory --The.
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