“Discuss How Human Behavior Differs From The Behavior Of Econs (Homo Economicus) With The Aid Of Examples:

Essay title:
“Discuss how human behavior differs from the behavior of Econs (Homo Economicus) with the aid of examples from the literature. Do you believe that this difference matters? Why?”

Specific Instructions:

  1. You should write an 800-1000 word essay with the above title (references excluded).
  2. Questions could and should be answered based on what we discussed in the lectures. However, you are also highly encouraged to add your contribution. Refer as much as possible to your own examples from the economic literature.
  3. You should make sure to properly reference any sources you cite. 4. You should be concise and to the point in your arguments.
  4. Your essay is due at 4pm on Friday, February 23 rd 2024 and is worth 35% of your final grade.