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The Economics of All Things: an Emotional Review of Tim Harford’s Books

  • Jorge Barrientos Marín


    (Universidad de Antioquia)

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    After reading and thinking seriously about the teachings in Tim Harford’s books, The Undercover Economist and the Logic of Life, they confirmed me that every behavior and act, not only in the market but also along life, have hidden interests and everybody is conscious about them. What do I mean by “conscious”? I mean that almost all our choices are rational. We can make mistakes once in a while, of course, but along our life we show a rational behavior

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    Paper provided by Universidad de Antioquia, Departamento de Economía in its series Grupo Microeconomía Aplicada with number 059.

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    Length: 5 pages
    Date of creation: 2011
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    Handle: RePEc:lde:grupom:059
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