Escaping paternalism : rationality, behavioral economics, and public policy / Mario J. Rizzo, New York University, Glen Whitman, California State University, Northridge.
The burgeoning field of behavioral economics has produced a new set of justifications for paternalism. This book challenges behavioral paternalism on multiple levels, from the abstract and conceptual to the pragmatic and applied. Behavioral paternalism relies on a needlessly restrictive definition o...
Cambridge, United Kingdom ; New York, NY :
Cambridge University Press,
|Series:||Cambridge studies in economics, choice, and society.