The Behavioral Life-Cycle Theory Of Consumer Behavior: Survey Evidence
AbstractWe find that survey evidence on faculty pay-cycle choice strongly contradicts the neoclassical theory of consumer behavior. It is more favorable to the behavioral life-cycle theory of Shefrin and Thaler (1988).
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behavioral life-cycle theory; consumer behavior; survey evidence;
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- Graham, Fred & Isaac, Alan G., 2002. "The behavioral life-cycle theory of consumer behavior: survey evidence," Journal of Economic Behavior & Organization, Elsevier, vol. 48(4), pages 391-401, August.
- D12 - Microeconomics - - Household Behavior - - - Consumer Economics: Empirical Analysis
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