During the IIFET 2000 meeting, one session was set aside to discuss issues raised in an article by Richard H. Thaler entitled "From
Homo Economicus to Homo Sapiens," in a recent (2000) issue of The Journal of Economic Perspectives 14(1): 133-141. The session
began with the following summary of some of the key arguments raised by Thaler.
Rettig, R.B. From Homo Economicus to Homo Sapiens. Microbehavior and Macroresults:Proceedings of the Tenth Biennial Conference of the International Institute ofFisheries Economics and Trade, July 10-14, 2000, Corvallis, Oregon, USA.Compiled by Richard S. Johnston and Ann L. Shriver. InternationalInstitute of Fisheries Economics and Trade (IIFET), Corvallis, 2001.