Behavioral Foundations for the Keynesian Consumption Function
Fabio D'Orlando and
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Eleonora Sanfilippo: University of Cassino
No 2008-05, Working Papers from Universita' di Cassino, Dipartimento di Scienze Economiche
This paper has two main goals. The first is to show that behavioral rather than maximizing principles emerge from textual analysis as the microeconomic foundations for Keynes’s Consumption Theory; the second goal is to demonstrate that it is possible to ground a Keynesian-type aggregate Consumption function on the basis of (some of) the principles underlying contemporary behavioral models
Keywords: Keynes; Behavioral Economics; Keynesian Theory; Consumption; Hyperbolic Discounting; Mental Accounting (search for similar items in EconPapers)
JEL-codes: B22 D01 D11 D91 E12 E21 (search for similar items in EconPapers)
Pages: 15 pages
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