The Resource More than you wanted to know : the failure of mandated disclosure, Omri Ben-Shahar, Carl E. Schneider

More than you wanted to know : the failure of mandated disclosure, Omri Ben-Shahar, Carl E. Schneider

Label
More than you wanted to know : the failure of mandated disclosure
Title
More than you wanted to know
Title remainder
the failure of mandated disclosure
Statement of responsibility
Omri Ben-Shahar, Carl E. Schneider
Creator
Contributor
Author
Subject
Language
eng
Summary
Perhaps no kind of regulation is more common or less useful than mandated disclosure-requiring one party to a transaction to give the other information. It is the iTunes terms you assent to, the doctor's consent form you sign, the pile of papers you get with your mortgage. Reading the terms, the form, and the papers is supposed to equip you to choose your purchase, your treatment, and your loan well. More Than You Wanted to Know surveys the evidence and finds that mandated disclosure rarely works. But how could it? Who reads these disclosures? Who understands them? Who uses them to make bette
Cataloging source
N$T
Dewey number
346.7302/1
Index
index present
LC call number
KF1609
LC item number
.B46 2014eb
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
  • dictionaries
  • bibliography
Label
More than you wanted to know : the failure of mandated disclosure, Omri Ben-Shahar, Carl E. Schneider
Publication
Antecedent source
unknown
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
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  • net
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier category code
cr
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
multicolored
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Complex decisions, complex disclosures -- The failure of mandated disclosure -- "Whatever": the psychology of mandated disclosure -- Reading disclosures -- The quantity question -- From disclosure to decision -- Make it simple? -- The politics of disclosure -- Producing disclosures -- At worst, harmless? -- Conclusion : beyond disclosurism
Control code
ocn874562947
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unknown
Extent
1 online resource
File format
unknown
Form of item
online
Isbn
9781306528740
Level of compression
unknown
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
c
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22573/ctt5b1z69
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not applicable
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.b29893707
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unknown
Sound
unknown sound
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
  • (OCoLC)874562947
  • pebcl1306528747

Library Locations

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