2nd Meeting: Jean Tirole's Economics for the Common Good

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We are going to discuss a recipient of Nobel Memorial Prize in Economic Sciences, Jean Tirole's Economics for the Common Good (only Introduction and Chapters 1 and 2) in the second book club meeting. 

Date: April 11, 11:30-12:30 (You can bring your lunch)

Place: TBD

In the first meeting, Laurence Ales, Sridhar Tayur, John Hooker, Taya Cohen and me discussed why the homo economicus model is still used in economics whereas other social sciences reject the model. In particular, we discussed whether assumptions of the Revelation Principle are sound.