Links this week:
- Why idiots succeed.
- Rory Sutherland on social norms.
- Economics incentives versus nudge (pdf). Don’t forget that basic economic mechanisms can work.
- We’re related to our friends.
- Are there really trillion dollar bills on the sidewalk?
- A bash of the Myers-Briggs test. Personally, I’m a fan of the big five plus g. On g, the heritability of chimp IQ.
- Talent versus practice. Talent wins this one.
- Throwing away money on brain science.