Understanding Poverty: a Behavioral Economics Approach

Books cited in the webinar:

  • The 160-Character Solution: How Text Messages and Other Behavioral Strategies Can Improve Education, by Benjamin L. Castleman
  • Scarcity: The New Science of Having Less and How It Defines Our Lives, by Sendhil Mullainthan and Eldar Shafir
  • Nudge: Improving Decisions about Health, Wealth, and Happiness, by Richard H. Thaler, Cass R. Sunstein
  • Thinking, Fast and Slow, by Daniel Kahneman
  • Misbehaving: The Making of Behavioural Economics, by Richard Thaler