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Rational Expectations

Applications For Unemployment Benefits Rise

Posted 09.20.2011 | Business

WASHINGTON (Lucia Mutikani) - New claims for unemployment benefits rose more than expected last week, a government report showed on Thursday, poin...

Economic Crisis Compels Economists To Reach For New Paradigm

Wall Street Journal | MARK WHITEHOUSE | Posted 05.25.2011 | Business

The pain of the financial crisis has economists striving to understand precisely why it happened and how to prevent a repeat. For that task, John Gean...

The Evolution of Economics

Dennis Whittle | Posted 05.25.2011 | Business
Dennis Whittle

Behavioral economics has been successful at exposing the fallacies of rational expectations, but it has not succeeded in creating a new framework.