The Joyless Economy: The Psychology of Human Satisfaction

by Tibor Scitovsky

Paperback, 1992

Publication

Oxford University Press (1992), Edition: Revised, 352 pages

Description

Originally published in 1976, this work attempted to establish the legitimacy of understanding economic behaviour in psychological terms. This revised edition stresses the fact that economic abundance does not necessarily lead to satisfaction, and includes new material on contemporary applications.

Language

Original language

English

Physical description

352 p.; 8 inches

ISBN

0195073479 / 9780195073478
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