Tag Archives: Cognitive biases

Our Adopting An Opinion

Lessons from Behavioural Economics:  Our Cognitive Biases “The human understanding when it has once adopted an opinion (either as being the received opinion or as being agreeable to itself) draws all things else to support and agree with it. And … Continue reading

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Our Knowing Little

Lessons from Behavioural Economics:  Our Cognitive Biases “It is the consistency of the information that matters for a good story, not its completeness. Indeed, you will often find that knowing little makes it easier to fit everything you know into … Continue reading

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Our Biases

Lessons from Behavioural Economics:  Our Cognitive Biases   “An investment said to have an 80% chance of success sounds far more attractive than one with a 20% chance of failure. The mind can’t easily recognize that they are the same.” … Continue reading

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Our Overconfidence

Lessons from Behavioural Economics:  Our Cognitive Biases “Political columnists and sports pundits are rewarded for being overconfident.” Daniel Kahneman     If you enjoy these postings, please feel free to subscribe to my WordPresss blog (addedval.wordpress.com). (Photo from Flickr, Creative … Continue reading

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Our Intuitive Expertise

  Lessons from Behavioural Economics:  Our Cognitive Biases. “True intuitive expertise is learned from prolonged experience with good feedback on mistakes.” Daniel Kahneman If you enjoy these postings, please feel free to subscribe to my WordPresss blog (addedval.wordpress.com). (Photo from … Continue reading

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Our Fooling Ourselves

  Learnings from Behavioural Economics: Our Cognitive Biases “Science is a way of trying not to fool yourself. The first principle is that you must not fool yourself, and you are the easiest person to fool.” Richard Feynman If you … Continue reading

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Our Superstitions

Learnings from Behavioural Economics:  Our Cognitive Biases “When even the brightest mind in our world has been trained up from childhood in a superstition of any kind, it will never be possible for that mind, in its maturity, to examine … Continue reading

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