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Daniel Kahneman, recipient of the Nobel Prize in Economic Sciences for his seminal work in psychology challenging the rational model of judgment and decision making, is one of the world’s most important thinkers. His ideas have had a profound impact on many fields – including business, medicine, and politics – but until now, he has never brought together his many years of research in one book.

Behavioural economist and New York Times best-selling author gilcan Predictably Irrational Dan Ariely returns to offer a much-needed take on the irrational decisions that influence gidlan dating lives, our workplace experiences, and our general behaviour, up close and personal. This audiobook is about luck, or more precisely, how we perceive and deal with luck in life and business. It is already a landmark work, and its title has entered our vocabulary.

In its second edition, Fooled by Randomness is now a cornerstone for anyone interested in random outcomes. Everyone would benefit from seeing further gkldan the future, whether buying stocks, crafting policy, launching a new product, or simply planning the week’s meals.

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Daniel Kahneman and Amos Tversky met in war-torn s Israel. Both were gifted young psychology professors: Kahneman a rootless son of Holocaust survivors who saw the world as a problem to be solved, Tversky a voluble, instinctual blur of energy. In this breathtaking new audiobook, Michael Lewis tells the extraordinary story of a relationship that became a shared mind: Ray Dalio, one of the world’s most successful investors and entrepreneurs, shares the unconventional principles that he’s developed, refined, and used over the past 40 years to create unique results in both life and business – and which any person or organization can adopt to help achieve their goals.

Sapiens showed us where we came from. Homo Deus looked to the future.

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How can we protect ourselves from nuclear war, ecological cataclysms and technological disruptions? What can we do about the epidemic of fake news or the threat of terrorism? What should we teach our children? Most people, even those who are nonreligious, are familiar with the book of Jonah: Less familiar to most people is the second half of this biblical story – what happens after Jonah is released from the belly of the fish. Yet it is in this second half of the story that one of the most powerful and important lessons of the Bible is hidden.


Why do smart people make irrational decisions every day? The answers will surprise you. Predictably Irrational is an intriguing, witty and utterly original look at why we all make illogical decisions.

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Across the US government, the same thing happened: People don’t notice when stuff goes right. That is the stuff government does.

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You’ll learn the six universal principles, how to use them to become a skilled persuader – and how to defend yourself against them. What doesn’t kill you makes you weaker. Always trust your feelings. Life is a battle between good people and evil people. These three Great Untruths contradict basic psychological principles about well-being as well as ancient wisdom from many cultures.

And yet they have become increasingly woven into education, culminating in a stifling culture of ‘safetyism’ that began on American college campuses. In just a fraction of that time, one species among countless others has conquered it. We are the most advanced and most destructive animals ever to have lived. What makes us brilliant? What makes us deadly? What makes us sapiens? In this bold and provocative audiobook, Yuval Noah Harari explores who we are, how we got here, and where we’re going.

Astroball is the inside story of how a gang of outsiders went beyond the stats to find a new way to win. Tildan new Astros general manager Jeff Luhnow and his top analyst, the former rocket scientist Sig Mejdal, arrived in Houston inthey had already spent more than half a decade trying to understand how human instinct and expertise could be blended with hard numbers. Astroball is the story of the next wave of thinking in baseball and beyond, at once a remarkable underdog story and a fascinating look at the cutting edge of evaluating and optimizing human potential.

Our mistakes make us poorer and less healthy; we often make bad decisions involving education, personal yildan, health care, mortgages and credit cards, the family, and even the planet itself.

Thaler and Sunstein invite us to enter an alternative world, one that takes our humanness as a given. They show that by knowing how people think, we can design choice environments that make it easier for people to choose what is nnudge for themselves, their families, and their society.


Using colorful examples from the most important aspects gilldan life, Thaler and Sunstein demonstrate how thoughtful “choice architecture” can be established to nudge us in beneficial directions without restricting freedom of choice. Nudge offers a unique new take – from neither the left nor the right – on many hot-button issues, for individuals and governments alike.

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This is one of the most engaging and provocative audiobooks to come along in many years. Included in this recording are a bonus chapter and a Postscript that was added in the paperback edition. This book is an interesting insight into the way humans are influenced and nudge by people and their environment into doing certain things.

A must read for any gildxn person trying to gain an edge in the art of nudging.

Some chapters only focus on US systems The concepts of nudging makes sense and often interesting examples used to illustrate points. Academic professors find it difficult to write compelling informative books nudg a general audience.

The information is interesting but the writing style is a bit too cheesy for me.

I accidentally stumbled gilvan a group of books that support a theory I call “our little fake worldviews. This book was followed by, The Self Illusion: Both of these books are highly recommended.

The basis of the books are that people are terribly easy to manipulate.

For example, if you can prime someone by asking the question in a certain way, you can skew the answers given to the question. For example, if you ask the question, “Did Gandhi live to be years old?

Because by inserting ” years old” into the question, the majority of people start at years old and go down, having a mental image of a very old man in the process This example was actually from “Thinking, Fast and Slow,” nudgr Daniel Kahneman.

The first section of Nudge is very similar to the above books, being filled with interesting studies that show how little ggildan actually is to “us.

At some points, it seemed that entire paragraphs were interchangeable between books, as there were sections that I remember almost word for word from other books. I’m not sure who quoted, who, though, or which books even. The second section of the book is about retirement plans, investing, insurance, etc.

The connection to the first section is that, if people are “nudged” in the right direction by subtle manipulationthe public at large can be pushed in a direction that benefits both the individual and society as a whole. The authors seem to think they are taking a libertarian position while doing their nudging, but as someone who has studied a lot of libertarians philosophy, nothing really jumped out at me as being overtly libertarian in origin.

Unfortunately, the authors are very long winded. The first section of the book is admittedly really interesting. However, if you don’t actually have investments, stock, or retirement plans at work, you can just skip the second half of the book. It is tedious and boring. While I’m sure the book may be of some help to people who actually have investments, stock, retirement plans, etc.

If you are interested in this book because of its purported libertarian leanings, I would suggest something from Ron Paul instead. All in all, I am not disappointed for buying the book, but I sure wouldn’t put this at the top of my list for must reads.

I actually agree generally with the positions the authors advocate; but the book is way too long, making it very difficult to sit through in the audiobook format.