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Title: Animal Spirits: How Human Psychology Drives the Economy, and Why It Matters for Global Capitalism

In his lecture, Shiller discusses the premise of his 2009 book, coauthored with the Nobel Prize-winning economist George A. Akerlof. The book discusses how “animal spirits,” or human emotions such as more »confidence, fear, and a concern for fairness, drive financial events, including today’s global financial crisis.« less
Title: Animal Spirits: How Human Psychology Drives the Economy, and Why It Matters for Global Capitalism
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Publication Date: 2010-03-02
OSTI Identifier: 987880
DOE Contract Number: AC02-98CH10886
Other Number(s): Other: BSA2
Resource Type: Multimedia
Specific Type: Multimedia Presentation
Resource Relation: Conference: Brookhaven Science Associates' Distinguished Lecture Series, Brookhaven National Laboratory, Upton, New York (United States), presented on March 02, 2010
Research Org: BNL (Brookhaven National Laboratory (BNL), Upton, NY (United States))
Subject: 99 GENERAL AND MISCELLANEOUS ; 97 MATHEMATICS AND COMPUTING
Publisher: Brookhaven WBNL Streaming Media
Country of Publication: United States
Language: English
Run Time: 0:54:36
System Entry Date: 2016-01-27