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Dan Ariely: Tendencies of Irrational Behavior

Posted By Barry Ritholtz On January 15, 2009 @ 12:00 pm In Psychology,Video | Comments Disabled

Dan Ariely, a professor of behavioral economics at Duke University, presents examples of cognitive illusions that help illustrate why humans make predictably irrational decisions.

Ariely is the author of Predictably Irrational: The Hidden Forces That Shape Our Decisions [1]

Monterey, CA, Dec 13th, 2008


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[1] Predictably Irrational: The Hidden Forces That Shape Our Decisions: http://www.amazon.com/exec/obidos/ASIN/006135323X/thebigpictu09-20

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