Faculty Books

Robert J. Shiller
Princeton University Press | September 23, 2015 | ISBN: 0691168318 & 978-0691168319
(with George A. Akerlof)  Ever since Adam Smith, the central teaching of economics has been that free markets provide us with material well-being, as if by an invisible hand. In Phishing for Phools, Nobel Prize-winning economists George Akerlof and Robert Shiller deliver a fundamental challenge to...
John E. Roemer
Harvard University Press | June 2015 | ISBN 9780674744097
(with Humberto Llavador and Joaquim Silvestre)  Human-generated greenhouse gas emissions imperil a global resource: a biosphere capable of supporting life as we know it. What is the fair way to share this scarce resource across present and future generations, and across regions of the world? This...
Robert J. Shiller
Princeton University Press | February 2015 | ISBN: 9780691166261
In this revised, updated, and expanded edition of his New York Times bestseller, Nobel Prize–winning economist Robert Shiller, who warned of both the tech and housing bubbles, now cautions that signs of irrational exuberance among investors have only increased since the 2008–9 financial crisis....
Shyam Sunder
Routledge | February 2014 | ISBN: 9780415636100
(With Daniel Friedman, R. Mark Isaac, and Duncan James)  Seven decades ago, Von Neumann and Morgenstern proposed curved utility functions for explaining choice under risk, generalizing a suggestion two centuries earlier by Daniel Bernoulli. That proposal continues to dominate the field, as...
William D. Nordhaus
Yale University Press | October 2013 | ISBN: 030018977X & 9780300189773
Climate change is profoundly altering our world in ways that pose major risks to human societies and natural systems. We have entered the Climate Casino and are rolling the global-warming dice, warns economist William Nordhaus. But there is still time to turn around and walk back out of the casino...
Herbert E. Scarf
Palgrave Macmillan | September 2013 | ISBN: 9781137024343, 9781137024374, 9781137024404, 9781137024435
(Edited by Zaifu Yang)  Herbert Scarf is a highly esteemed distinguished American economist. He is internationally famous for his early epoch-making work on optimal inventory policies and his highly influential study with Andrew Clark on optimal policies for a multi-echelon inventory problem, which...
Martin Shubik
Yale University Press | January 2013 | ISBN: 0300188153
(with Thomas Quint)  Using simple but rigorously defined mathematical models, Thomas Quint and Martin Shubik explore monetary control in a simple exchange economy. Examining how money enters, circulates, and exits an economy, they consider the nature of trading systems and the role of government...
Xiaohong Chen
Springer | August 2012 | ISBN: 1461416523 or 978-1461416524
(Edited with Norman R. Swanson) This book is a collection of articles that present the most recent cutting edge results on specification and estimation of economic models written by a number of the world’s foremost leaders in the fields of theoretical and methodological econometrics. Recent...
Robert J. Shiller
Princeton University Press | March 2012 | ISBN: 0691154880
The reputation of the financial industry could hardly be worse than it is today in the painful aftermath of the 2008 financial crisis. New York Times best-selling economist Robert Shiller is no apologist for the sins of finance — he is probably the only person to have predicted both the stock...
Dirk Bergemann
World Scientific Publishing, Singapore | March 2012 | ISBN: 0521533740 & 978-0521533744
(with Stephen Morris)  “Equilibrium robustness in informational variables is critical, if one wants to use results from the mechanism design literature in real life applications. The papers included in the Bergemann and Morris book describe state of the art progress in this direction of research....

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