By Stavros A. Drakopoulos
The proposal of evaluating rewards with others has a protracted and protracted presence within the social sciences, and will be present in many mental, social and managerial theories. In economics, this concept could be traced again during the works of a considerable variety of eminent thinkers, from Genovesi and Hume, to Smith, Ricardo, Marx, and Mill, via to Veblen, Pigou, and Keynes.
In the final twenty years the concept of social comparisons has began to appear extra usually in monetary literature, specifically within the subfield of happiness examine. There also are symptoms that the inspiration has resurfaced in a few strands of literature corresponding to positional matters, social identification types and social capital thought. Comparisons in monetary Thought deals a uniquely accomplished account of ways social comparisons have featured within the historical past of monetary notion. This e-book presents an evaluate as to why social comparisons were brushed aside through mainstream economists and considers their present and destiny usefulness.
This quantity is acceptable when you have an interest and research background of monetary idea, financial method and background of shopper idea, in addition to Rational selection thought.
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Comparisons in Economic Thought: Economic interdependency reconsidered (Routledge Studies in the History of Economics) by Stavros A. Drakopoulos