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Tag: Behavioral Economics

Veritasium: The Illusion of Truth

If you repeat something enough times, it comes to feel good and true. This episode was inspired by the book Thinking Fast and Slow by Daniel Kahneman, the Nobel Memorial Prize in Economics, which summarizes research that he conducted over decades, often in collaboration with Amos Tversky. It covers all three phases of his career: …

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IBM: The Future of Cognitive Computing

Published on Jan 13, 2014 World renowned experts in the fields of psychology, artificial intelligence, management and healthcare share their views on the future of cognitive computing. Featuring: Daniel Hillis, Co-Chairman, Applied Minds, LLC Thomas Malone, Director, Center for Collective Intelligence, MIT Daniel Kahneman, Nobel Laureate & Princeton Professor Emeritus Douglas Johnston, MD, Thoracic and …

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Daniel Kahneman: The riddle of experience vs. memory

Using examples from vacations to colonoscopies, Nobel laureate and founder of behavioral economics Daniel Kahneman reveals how our “experiencing selves” and our “remembering selves” perceive happiness differently. This new insight has profound implications for economics, public policy — and our own self-awareness. With Amos Tversky and others, Kahneman established a cognitive basis for common human errors which arise from heuristics …

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Conversations with History: Daniel Kahneman

Conversations host Harry Kreisler welcomes Princeton Psychology Professor Daniel Kahneman for a discussion of his Nobel prize winning research on intuition and decision making (prospect theory) People behave as if they would compute a value (utility), based on the potential outcomes and their respective probabilities, and then choose the alternative having a higher utility. A …

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