Human beings aren’t as rational as they like to think they are. We have evolved many intellectual “shortcuts” that don’t equip us well for making complex decisions. But the more we understand how we think, the better able we are to make informed decisions that will be good for us. People’s lives can be changed for the better, almost without them knowing it. Watch Macat’s short video for a great introduction to Richard H. Thaler and Cass R. Sunstein’s Nudge, one of the most important psychology books ever written.
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