Fabian Braesemann – The Psychology of Behavioural Economics

Behavioral economics has established the idea that the psychology of decisions is an important part of current economics. Its rise has become an interesting phenomenon of methodological change in economics that has been analyzed by historians of economic thought. However, the opinions about the origins of behavioral economics and about its influence on the main […]

Fabian Braesemann – The Turn in Economics

My master thesis Identitätswandel der VWL: Die Rolle der Verhaltensökonomie im Wandel von neoklassischer Dominanz zur pluralistischen Wissenschaft (2013) is a first attempt to analyze the development of behavioral economics with quantitative means. Its approach consists of two parts. First, hypotheses emerging from the philosophy of science about the relation of today’s economics to its […]