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Misbehavioral urban economics

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Applications of the framework of behavioral economics to questions arising from urban economics are discussed. Directions for future research are outlined.

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  • Berliant, Marcus, 2009. "Misbehavioral urban economics," MPRA Paper 14140, University Library of Munich, Germany.
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    Keywords

    behavioral urban economics; ambiguity aversion; loss aversion; regional art;
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    JEL classification:

    • C90 - Mathematical and Quantitative Methods - - Design of Experiments - - - General
    • R23 - Urban, Rural, Regional, Real Estate, and Transportation Economics - - Household Analysis - - - Regional Migration; Regional Labor Markets; Population

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