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    • Identity Economics

    • How Our Identities Shape Our Work, Wages, and Well-Being
    • By: George Akerlof, Rachel Kranton
    • Narrated by: Sean Pratt
    • Length: 4 hrs and 35 mins
    • Unabridged
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    Identity Economics bridges a critical gap in the social sciences. It brings identity and norms to economics. People’s notions of what is proper, and what is forbidden, and for whom, are fundamental to how hard they work, and how they learn, spend, and save. Thus people’s identity—their conception of who they are, and of who they choose to be—may be the most important factor affecting their economic lives.

    • 5 out of 5 stars
    • A Fascinating and Thought Provoking Audio

    • By morton on 02-16-10

    Regular price: $24.49