06 Jan Best books I read in 2020
28 Jan Best books I read in 2019
06 Nov What can we infer about someone who rejects a 50:50 bet to win $110 or lose $100? The Rabin paradox explored
09 Oct My latest article at Behavioral Scientist: Principles for the Application of Human Intelligence
05 Aug David Leiser and Yhonatan Shemesh's How We Misunderstand Economics and Why it Matters: The Psychology of Bias, Distortion and Conspiracy
03 Jan Books I read in 2018
09 Nov How likely is "likely"?
11 Oct An evolutionary projection of global fertility and population: My new paper (with Lionel Page) in Evolution & Human Behavior
04 Oct The Paradox of Trust
19 Sep Do nudges diminish autonomy?
12 Sep A New Useless Class?
18 Jul Tom Griffiths on Gigerenzer versus Kahneman and Tversky. Plus a neat explanation on why the availability heuristic can be optimal
11 Jul Opposing biases
21 Jun Wealth and genes
09 May Noise
26 Apr My blogroll
19 Apr How I focus (and live)
21 Mar Some podcast recommendations
10 Jan Benartzi (and Lehrer’s) The Smarter Screen: Surprising Ways to Influence and Improve Online Behaviour
03 Jan Best books I read in 2017
20 Nov Psychology as a knight in shining armour, and other thoughts by Paul Ormerod on Thaler's Misbehaving
16 Nov Unchanging humans
09 Oct The benefit of doing nothing
03 Oct Rats in a casino
22 Aug Cathy O'Neil's Weapons of Math Destruction: How Big Data Increases Inequality and Threatens Democracy
15 Aug Is it irrational?
13 Jul Humans vs algorithms
23 Jun Behavioral Scientist is live
13 Mar Gerd Gigerenzer, Peter Todd and the ABC Research Group's Simple Heuristics That Make Us Smart
27 Feb Pedro Domingos's The Master Algorithm: How the Quest for the Ultimate Learning Machine Will Remake Our World
20 Jan Brian Christian and Tom Griffiths's Algorithms to Live By: The Computer Science of Human Decisions
17 Jan Best books I read in 2016
30 Nov Newport's So Good They Can't Ignore You: Why Skills Trump Passion in the Quest for Work You Love