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Title Choice, behavioral economics, and addiction / edited by Rudy E. Vuchinich, Nick Heather.

Imprint Amsterdam ; Boston : Pergamon, c2003.


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 Axe 3rd Floor Stacks  362.29 C452 2003    ---  Available
Description xix, 438 p. : ill. ; 26 cm.
Note Proceedings of a conference entitled, "Choice, Behavioral Economics, and Addiction: Theory, Evidence, and Applications," held at the University of Alabama at Birmingham, USA, on March 15-17, 2002.
Main sponsor of the conference: National Institute on Alcohol Abuse and Alcoholism (NIAAA) in the USA, with contributions from the U.K. Society for the Study of Addiction, Elsevier Science Limited, the University of Alabama's Lister Hill Center for Health Policy and its Center for Health Promotion.
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references and index.
Subject Substance abuse -- Economic aspects.
Compulsive behavior -- Social aspects.
Choice (Psychology)
Motivation (Psychology)
Addicts -- Psychology.
Substance abuse -- Treatment -- Government policy.
Added Author Vuchinich, Rudy E. (Rudolph Eugene), 1949-
Heather, Nick.
Added Title Choice, behavioural economics, and addiction
ISBN 0080440568 (alk. paper)

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