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Morris Altman

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RePEc Short-ID:pal46
http://www.newcastle.edu.au/profile/morris-altman
Newcastle Business School, University of Newcastle, Newcastle, Australia

Affiliation

(95%) Business School
College of Human and Social Futures
University of Newcastle

Callaghan, Australia
http://www.newcastle.edu.au/school/business/
RePEc:edi:ednwcau (more details at EDIRC)

(5%) School of Economics and Finance
Wellington School of Business and Government
Victoria University of Wellington

Wellington, New Zealand
https://www.wgtn.ac.nz/business/academic-areas/economics-and-finance
RePEc:edi:egvuwnz (more details at EDIRC)

Research output

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Working papers

  1. Altman, Morris, 2014. "Insights from behavioral economics on how labor markets work," Working Paper Series 3466, Victoria University of Wellington, School of Economics and Finance.
  2. Altman, Morris, 2014. "Cooperative organizations as an engine of equitable rural economic development," Working Paper Series 3625, Victoria University of Wellington, School of Economics and Finance.
  3. Altman, Morris, 2012. "Behavioural economics perspectives: Implications for policy and financial literacy," Working Paper Series 2195, Victoria University of Wellington, School of Economics and Finance.
  4. Morris Altman, 2011. "Co-operative Advantage," Competition & Regulation Times 373203, New Zealand Institute for the Study of Competition and Regulation.
  5. Altman, Morris, 2011. "Is There a Cooperative Advantage?," Working Paper Series 4078, Victoria University of Wellington, The New Zealand Institute for the Study of Competition and Regulation.
  6. Altman, M., 1995. "Business Cycle Volatility and Economic Growth: The Historical Record, 1870-1986," Papers 95-5, Saskatchewan - Department of Economics.
  7. Altman, M., 1992. "The Relative Prosperity of French-Canadian and Non-French Canadian Farms in Lower Canada, 1851-52: A Cross- Sectional Analysis of the 'Backwardness' Hypothesis," Papers 92-2, Saskatchewan - Department of Economics.
  8. Altman, M., 1991. "The Volatility of Canadian Business Cycles, 1870-1986," Papers 91-2, Saskatchewan - Department of Economics.

Articles

  1. Morris Altman, 2018. "Extending the theoretical lenses of behavioral economics through the sociological prisms of Gary Becker," Journal of Behavioral Economics for Policy, Society for the Advancement of Behavioral Economics (SABE), vol. 2(1), pages 45-51, March.
  2. Morris Altman, 2017. "The importance of co-operatives to the New Zealand economy: Constructing a co-operative economy," International Journal of Social Economics, Emerald Group Publishing, vol. 44(12), pages 2086-2096, December.
  3. Morris Altman, 2017. "Policy Consequences of Multiple Equilibria and the Indeterminacy of Economic Outcomes in a Boundedly Rational World: Closing the System with Non-Economic Variables," Forum for Social Economics, Taylor & Francis Journals, vol. 46(3), pages 234-251, July.
  4. Morris Altman, 2017. "John Tomer: Integrating human capital with human development: the path to a more productive and humane economy. Palgrave advances in behavioral economics, Palgrave Macmillan, London, 2015," Journal of Bioeconomics, Springer, vol. 19(2), pages 247-251, July.
  5. Altman, Morris, 2016. "Is There A Kink In The Happiness Literature?," APSTRACT: Applied Studies in Agribusiness and Commerce, AGRIMBA, vol. 10(2-3), pages 1-10, October.
  6. Morris Altman, 2013. "Economic Freedom, Material Wellbeing, and the Good Capitalist Governance Index," Journal of Economic Issues, Taylor & Francis Journals, vol. 47(1), pages 247-268.
  7. Altman, Morris, 2012. "Implications of behavioural economics for financial literacy and public policy," Journal of Behavioral and Experimental Economics (formerly The Journal of Socio-Economics), Elsevier, vol. 41(5), pages 677-690.
  8. Morris Altman, 2012. "The Living Wage, Economic Efficiency, and Socio-Economic Wellbeing in a Competitive Market Economy," Forum for Social Economics, Taylor & Francis Journals, vol. 41(2-3), pages 166-186, July.
  9. Morris Altman, 2010. "Freedom to Choose and Choice X-inefficiencies: Human and Consumer Rights, and Positive and Normative Implications of Choice Behavior," Review of Social Economy, Taylor & Francis Journals, vol. 68(4), pages 395-411.
  10. Morris Altman, 2009. "A Behavioral-Institutional Model of Endogenous Growth and Induced Technical Change," Journal of Economic Issues, Taylor & Francis Journals, vol. 43(3), pages 685-714.
  11. Morris Altman, 2009. "The transition process from alternative theoretical prisms: A comparative analysis of Eastern European and former Soviet Block economies," International Journal of Social Economics, Emerald Group Publishing, vol. 36(7), pages 716-742, June.
  12. Morris Altman, 2008. "How much economic freedom is necessary for economic growth? Theory and evidence," Economics Bulletin, AccessEcon, vol. 15(2), pages 1-20.
  13. Morris Altman, 2007. "Economic growth, 'globalisation' and labour power," Global Business and Economics Review, Inderscience Enterprises Ltd, vol. 9(2/3), pages 297-318.
  14. Altman, Morris, 2006. "Involuntary unemployment, macroeconomic policy, and a behavioral model of the firm: Why high real wages need not cause high unemployment," Research in Economics, Elsevier, vol. 60(2), pages 97-111, June.
  15. Morris Altman, 2006. "Opening-up the objective function: choice behavior and economic and non-economic variables—core and marginal altruism," Economics Bulletin, AccessEcon, vol. 4(33), pages 1-7.
  16. Morris Altman, 2005. "Behavioral Economics, Power, Rational Inefficiencies, Fuzzy Sets, and Public Policy," Journal of Economic Issues, Taylor & Francis Journals, vol. 39(3), pages 683-706, September.
  17. Altman, Morris, 2005. "The economics of ethics revisited and importance of economics: A response to the critics," Journal of Economic Psychology, Elsevier, vol. 26(5), pages 774-778, October.
  18. Altman, Morris, 2005. "The ethical economy and competitive markets: Reconciling altruistic, moralistic, and ethical behavior with the rational economic agent and competitive markets," Journal of Economic Psychology, Elsevier, vol. 26(5), pages 732-757, October.
  19. Morris Altman, 2004. "The Nobel Prize in behavioral and experimental economics: a contextual and critical appraisal of the contributions of Daniel Kahneman and Cernon Smith," Review of Political Economy, Taylor & Francis Journals, vol. 16(1), pages 3-41.
  20. Altman, Morris, 2004. "Introduction," Journal of Behavioral and Experimental Economics (formerly The Journal of Socio-Economics), Elsevier, vol. 33(5), pages 523-525, November.
  21. Altman, Morris, 2004. "Statistical significance, path dependency, and the culture of journal publication," Journal of Behavioral and Experimental Economics (formerly The Journal of Socio-Economics), Elsevier, vol. 33(5), pages 651-663, November.
  22. Morris Altman, 2004. "Why Unemployment Insurance Might Not Only Be Good for the Soul, It Might Also Be Good for the Economy," Review of Social Economy, Taylor & Francis Journals, vol. 62(4), pages 517-541.
  23. Morris Altman & Louise Lamontagne, 2003. "On the Natural Intelligence of Women in a World of Constrained Choice: How the Feminization of Clerical Work Contributed to Gender Pay Equality in Early Twentieth Century Canada," Journal of Economic Issues, Taylor & Francis Journals, vol. 37(4), pages 1045-1074, December.
  24. Morris Altman, 2003. "Economic Growth and Income Equality: Implications of a Behavioural Model of Economic Growth for Pub lic Policy," Canadian Public Policy, University of Toronto Press, vol. 29(s1), pages 87-118, January.
  25. Morris Altman, 2003. "Staple theory and export‐led growth: constructing differential growth," Australian Economic History Review, Economic History Society of Australia and New Zealand, vol. 43(3), pages 230-255, November.
  26. Altman, Morris, 2002. "The Journal of Socio-Economics: the road to the future," Journal of Behavioral and Experimental Economics (formerly The Journal of Socio-Economics), Elsevier, vol. 31(4), pages 323-325.
  27. Altman, Morris, 2001. "Culture, human agency, and economic theory: culture as a determinant of material welfare," Journal of Behavioral and Experimental Economics (formerly The Journal of Socio-Economics), Elsevier, vol. 30(5), pages 379-391.
  28. Morris Altman, 2001. "A revisionist view of the economic implications of child labor regulations," Forum for Social Economics, Springer;The Association for Social Economics, vol. 30(2), pages 1-23, March.
  29. Altman, Morris, 2001. "A behavioral model of labor supply: casting some light into the black box of income-leisure choice," Journal of Behavioral and Experimental Economics (formerly The Journal of Socio-Economics), Elsevier, vol. 30(3), pages 199-219, May.
  30. Altman, Morris, 2001. "When green isn't mean: economic theory and the heuristics of the impact of environmental regulations on competitiveness and opportunity cost," Ecological Economics, Elsevier, vol. 36(1), pages 31-44, January.
  31. Altman, Morris, 2000. "A behavioral model of path dependency: the economics of profitable inefficiency and market failure," Journal of Behavioral and Experimental Economics (formerly The Journal of Socio-Economics), Elsevier, vol. 29(2), pages 127-145.
  32. Morris Altman, 1999. "NEW ESTIMATES OF HOURS OF WORK AND REAL INCOME IN CANADA FROM THE 1880s TO 1930: LONG‐RUN TRENDS AND WORKERS' PREFERENCES," Review of Income and Wealth, International Association for Research in Income and Wealth, vol. 45(3), pages 353-372, September.
  33. Morris Altman, 1999. "The Methodology of Economics and the Survival Principle Revisited and Revised: Some Welfare and Public Policy Implications of Modeling the Economic Agent," Review of Social Economy, Taylor & Francis Journals, vol. 57(4), pages 427-449.
  34. Morris Altman, 1999. "A Theory of Population Growth When Women Really Count," Kyklos, Wiley Blackwell, vol. 52(1), pages 27-43, February.
  35. Morris Altman, 1998. "A High-Wage Path to Economic Growth and Development," Challenge, Taylor & Francis Journals, vol. 41(1), pages 91-104, January.
  36. Altman, Morris, 1997. "Profits and Politics: Beaverbrook and the Gilded Age of Canadian Finance. By Gregory P. Marchildon · Toronto: University of Toronto Press, 1996. xvi + 348 pp. Figures, illustrations, bibliographical ," Business History Review, Cambridge University Press, vol. 71(1), pages 130-132, April.
  37. Altman, Morris, 1996. "Divergent Paths: How Culture and Institutions Have Shaped North American Growth. By Marc Egnal · New York/Oxford: Oxford University Press, 1996, xvi + 304 pp. Figures, illustrations, biographical ref," Business History Review, Cambridge University Press, vol. 70(4), pages 614-616, January.
  38. Altman, Morris & Lamontacne, Louise, 1996. "Gender pay inequality and occupational change in Canada, 1900-1930," Journal of Behavioral and Experimental Economics (formerly The Journal of Socio-Economics), Elsevier, vol. 25(3), pages 285-309.
  39. Morris Altman, 1995. "Business Cycle Volatility and Economic Growth: The Historical Record, 1870–1986," Journal of Post Keynesian Economics, Taylor & Francis Journals, vol. 17(4), pages 561-577, July.
  40. Altman, Morris, 1995. "Preface," Journal of Behavioral and Experimental Economics (formerly The Journal of Socio-Economics), Elsevier, vol. 24(3), pages 409-410.
  41. Morris Altman, 1995. "Labor Market Discrimination, Pay Inequality, and Effort Variability: An Alternative to the Neoclassical Model," Eastern Economic Journal, Eastern Economic Association, vol. 21(2), pages 157-169, Spring.
  42. Altman, Morris, 1993. "Human agency as a determinant of material welfare," Journal of Behavioral and Experimental Economics (formerly The Journal of Socio-Economics), Elsevier, vol. 22(3), pages 199-218.
  43. Altman, Morris, 1993. "Maritime Capital: The Shipping Industry in Atlantic Canada, 1820–1914. By Eric W. Sager with Gerald E. Panting. McGill-Queen's University Press, 1990. Pp. xviii, 289. $39.95," The Journal of Economic History, Cambridge University Press, vol. 53(3), pages 703-704, September.
  44. Morris Altman, 1992. "Business Cycle Volatility in Developed Market Economies, 1870-1986: Revisions and Conjectures," Eastern Economic Journal, Eastern Economic Association, vol. 18(3), pages 259-275, Summer.
  45. Morris Altman, 1992. "Revised Real Canadian Gnp Estimates And Canadian Economic Growth, 1870–1926," Review of Income and Wealth, International Association for Research in Income and Wealth, vol. 38(4), pages 455-474, December.
  46. Altman, Morris, 1988. "Economic development with high wages: An historical perspective," Explorations in Economic History, Elsevier, vol. 25(2), pages 198-224, April.
  47. Morris Altman, 1987. "A Revision of Canadian Economic Growth: 1870-1910 (A Challenge to the Gradualist Interpretation)," Canadian Journal of Economics, Canadian Economics Association, vol. 20(1), pages 86-113, February.
  48. Altman, Morris, 1987. "Évolutions et éclatement du monde rural : France et Québec, XIIe XXe siècles, sous la direction de JOSEPH GOY et JEAN-PIERRE WALLOT. — Éditions de l’École des Hautes Études en Sciences Sociales et Pre," L'Actualité Economique, Société Canadienne de Science Economique, vol. 63(1), pages 155-157, mars.
  49. Altman, Morris, 1987. "The Rise and Fall? of Montreal: A Case Study of Urban Growth, Regional Economic Expansion and National Development. By Benjamin Higgins. Moncton, New Brunswick: Canadian Institute for Research on Regi," The Journal of Economic History, Cambridge University Press, vol. 47(1), pages 290-291, March.
  50. Altman, Morris, 1986. "Resource Endowments and Location Theory in Economic History: A Case Study of Quebec and Ontario at the Turn of the Twentieth Century," The Journal of Economic History, Cambridge University Press, vol. 46(4), pages 999-1009, December.

Chapters

  1. Morris Altman, 2017. "Rational inefficiency: smart thinking, bounded rationality and the scientific basis for economic failure and success," Chapters, in: Morris Altman (ed.), Handbook of Behavioural Economics and Smart Decision-Making, chapter 2, pages 11-42, Edward Elgar Publishing.
  2. Morris Altman, 2017. "Introduction to smart decision-making," Chapters, in: Morris Altman (ed.), Handbook of Behavioural Economics and Smart Decision-Making, chapter 1, pages 1-8, Edward Elgar Publishing.
  3. Morris Altman, 2008. "The Social Economics of Growth and Income Inequality," Chapters, in: John B. Davis & Wilfred Dolfsma (ed.), The Elgar Companion to Social Economics, chapter 14, Edward Elgar Publishing.

Books

  1. Morris Altman (ed.), 2017. "Handbook of Behavioural Economics and Smart Decision-Making," Books, Edward Elgar Publishing, number 15532.

Editorship

  1. Journal of Behavioral and Experimental Economics (formerly The Journal of Socio-Economics), Elsevier.

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  1. NEP-HME: Heterodox Microeconomics (4) 2012-09-22 2014-08-28 2014-11-17 2015-08-25
  2. NEP-AGR: Agricultural Economics (2) 2014-11-17 2015-08-25
  3. NEP-CBE: Cognitive & Behavioural Economics (2) 2012-09-22 2014-08-28
  4. NEP-PKE: Post Keynesian Economics (2) 2012-09-22 2014-08-28
  5. NEP-EVO: Evolutionary Economics (1) 2012-09-22
  6. NEP-EXP: Experimental Economics (1) 2014-08-28
  7. NEP-HPE: History & Philosophy of Economics (1) 2012-09-22
  8. NEP-LAB: Labour Economics (1) 2014-08-28

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