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The Economics and Psychology of Personality Traits

Lex Borghans, Lee Duckworth Angela, James Heckman and Bas ter Weel

No 1, ROA Research Memorandum from Maastricht University, Research Centre for Education and the Labour Market (ROA)

Abstract: This paper explores the interface between personality psychology andeconomics. We examine the predictive power of personality and the stability ofpersonality traits over the life cycle. We develop simple analytical frameworksfor interpreting the evidence in personality psychology and suggest promisingavenues for future research.

Keywords: education, training and the labour market (search for similar items in EconPapers)
Date: 2008
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