Journals Higher Education



Published: 14 October 2016

520 Pages

6-1/8 x 9-1/4 inches

ISBN: 9780199386222

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The Global Financial Crisis and Its Aftermath

Hidden Factors in the Meltdown

Edited by A.G. Malliaris, Leslie Shaw, and Hersh Shefrin

  • Offers a unique interdisciplinary approach to economic and financial crises by studying them through three lenses: economic, psychological and philosophical
  • Articulates a very bold new hypothesis that the instability of financial markets is closely related to the instability of the human mind
  • Contributions blend perspectives from economics, psychology, and ethics to form a comprehensive and multidisciplinary theory of financial crises