Richard H. Thaler

Booth School of Business
University of Chicago
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NBER Program Affiliations: AP
NBER Affiliation: Research Associate
Institutional Affiliation: University of Chicago

NBER Working Papers and Publications

April 2005Overconfidence vs. Market Efficiency in the National Football League
with Cade Massey: w11270
September 2003Individual Preferences, Monetary Gambles and the Equity Premium
with Nicholas Barberis, Ming Huang: w9997

Published: Barberis, N., Huang, M. and R. Thaler. “Individual Preferences, Monetary Gambles, and Stock Market Participation: A Case for Narrow Framing.” American Economic Review 96 (2006): 1069-1090.

September 2002A Survey of Behavioral Finance
with Nicholas Barberis: w9222

Published: Barberis, Nicholas & Thaler, Richard, 2003. "A survey of behavioral finance," Handbook of the Economics of Finance, in: G.M. Constantinides & M. Harris & R. M. Stulz (ed.), Handbook of the Economics of Finance, edition 1, volume 1, chapter 18, pages 1053-1128 Elsevier.

May 2001Can the Market Add and Subtract? Mispricing in Tech Stock Carve-Outs
with Owen A. Lamont: w8302

Published: Lamont, Owen A. and Richard H. Thaler. "Can The Market Add And Subtract? Mispricing In Tech Stock Carve-Outs," Journal of Political Economy, 2003, v111(2,Apr), 227-268. citation courtesy of

October 2000Behavioral Economics
with Sendhil Mullainathan: w7948

Published: International Encyclopedia of SocialSciences, Pergamon Press, 1st edition, October 1, 2001: 1094-1100.

June 1994Financial Decision-Making in Markets and Firms: A Behavioral Perspective
with Werner F. M. De Bondt: w4777

Published: Handbook in Operations Research and Management Science, Vol. 9, Finance, North Hollan 1996.

Price Reactions to Dividend Initiations and Omissions: Overreaction or Drift?
with Roni Michaely, Kent Womack: w4778

Published: Journal of Finance, June 1995. citation courtesy of

May 1993Myopic Loss Aversion and the Equity Premium Puzzle
with Shlomo Benartzi: w4369

Published: Quarterly Journal of Economics, February 1995. citation courtesy of

February 1991Window Dressing by Pension Fund Managers
with Josef Lakonishok, Andrei Shleifer, Robert Vishny: w3617

Published: American Economic Review Papers and Proceedings, May 1991. citation courtesy of

October 1990Investor Sentiment and the Closed-End Fund Puzzle
with Charles Lee, Andrei Shleifer: w3465

Published: Journal of Finance, March 1991. Reprinted in R. Thaler, ed., Quasi-Rational Econmics, Russell Sage Foudation 1991. citation courtesy of

1980Public Policy Toward Life Saving: Maximize Lives Saved vs. Consumer Sovereignty
with William Gould: w0419

Published: Gould, William and Richard H. Thaler. "Public Policy Toward Life Saving: Should Consumer Preferences Rule?" Journal of Policy Analysis and Management (1982).

October 1977An Economic Theory of Self-Control
with H. M. Shefrin: w0208

Published: Thaler, Richard H & Shefrin, H M, 1981. "An Economic Theory of Self-Control," Journal of Political Economy, University of Chicago Press, vol. 89(2), pages 392-406, April. citation courtesy of

1976The Value of Saving a Life: Evidence from the Labor Market
with Sherwin Rosen
in Household Production and Consumption, Nestor E. Terleckyj, editor
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