Rubinstein’s aggregation theorem

Milgrom-Stokey’s no-trade theorem (1982)

Grossman-Stiglitz model of informed and uninformed traders (1980)

Kyle’s model of market model (1985)

Terrance Odean's research on retail trading practices

Goetzmann and Kumar on retail diversification (2005):

Chan, Covrig, and Ng on the Home Bias

von Neumann-Morgenstern Utility

Theory of Risk Aversion

Rabin and Thaler on absurd utility extrapolations (2000)

Easterlin’s Paradox (1974)

Gregg Easterbrook’s The Progress Paradox,

David Myers’s The American Paradox, and

Barry Schwartz’s The Paradox of Choice

Knight and Song on relative vs. absolute wealth and happiness (2006)

Wolfers and Stevenson’s critique of the Easterlin Paradox (2008