Gallup Study Determines Income Necessary for
ThrillistGallup Study Determines Income Necessary for Happiness - ThrillistThrillistA study published by Gallup this month determines the salary Americans need to find happiness in different parts of the country.and more »
Posted on 23 May 2017 | 2:36 pm
Why AI won't replace all human data analysts
VentureBeatWhy AI won't replace all human data analystsVentureBeatIn Daniel Kahneman's Thinking, Fast and Slow, the author describes the two systems of the human brain. System 1 is automatic, and System 2 is the conscious, logical system. If the automatic system in the brain is the one producing our emotions — our ...and more »
Posted on 23 May 2017 | 12:20 pm
How Much is a Reclining Airline Seat Worth
How Much is a Reclining Airline Seat Worth to You? | TravelPulseTravelPulseTwo researchers have studied how much people would pay to recline their airline seat.and more »
Posted on 23 May 2017 | 9:02 am
Are You Losing Sales Because Prospects See
ForbesAre You Losing Sales Because Prospects See You As Too Risky?ForbesNobel prize-winning economist Daniel Kahneman explored risk aversion in his book Thinking, Fast and Slow. Risk aversion means we avoid risk; we like the sure thing. Kahneman did thought experiments over 50 years on the old saying: A bird in the hand is ...
Posted on 23 May 2017 | 6:00 am
Bloomberg Markets: The Trump Economy 5/22 -
BloombergBloomberg Markets: The Trump Economy 5/22BloombergGuests include: Daniel Kahneman, Princeton University professor emeritus of psychology and public affairs, and Jamie Dimon, JPMorgan Chase & Co.'s chief executive officer. (Source: Bloomberg) ...
Posted on 22 May 2017 | 5:22 pm
New minimum wage: 70K a year
Dan Price plans to raise the salary of even the lowest-paid clerk to a minimum of $70K, The New York Times reports.
Posted on 14 April 2015 | 8:43 am
This Firm’s Minimum Wage: $70,000 a Year
His idea bubbled into reality on Monday afternoon, when Mr. Price surprised his 120-person staff by announcing that he planned over the next three years to raise the salary of even the lowest-paid clerk, customer service representative and salesman to a minimum of $70,000.
Posted on 14 April 2015 | 7:11 am
How Poor Decision-Making Affects Your
Self-styled investment "gurus" make all kinds of predictions about interest rates, the direction of the stock market and which stocks are poised to take off or tank. According to Daniel Kahneman, a Nobel Prize-winning professor at Princeton University's Woodrow Wilson School and an authority on behavioral finance, most of the time we make decisions on autopilot, using our intuition, according to ...
Posted on 9 April 2015 | 6:23 am
TEDxUCLA Celebrates Four-Year Partnership
UCLA Extension will host its 4th Annual TEDxUCLA on Saturday, May 30 at UCLA Carnesale Commons from 10am to 3pm. This year's TEDxUCLA theme, "Beyond the Box," celebrates speakers who have made ...
Posted on 8 April 2015 | 12:30 pm
A Social Network Designed to Combat
Panoply is a crowdsourced website for improving mental health, created at MIT. The post A Social Network Designed to Combat Depression appeared first on WIRED .
Posted on 1 April 2015 | 7:26 am
Humans or Non-Human Animals; Who's More
Beyond Words joins Virginia Morell's Animal Wise: The Thoughts and Emotions of Our Fellow Creatures and other writing on animal cognition as the equivalent for non-humans to Daniel Kahneman's Thinking Fast and Slow and Daniel Ariely's Predictably ...
Posted on 27 August 2015 | 11:23 am
Extreme Markets and Decision Making
Volume 46, Number 2, February 1991.  “Thinking, Fast and Slow”, Daniel Kahneman, . Penguin Books Limited, 2011. p. 81. We look for companies with high ROIC, significant free cash flow, no debt, and trading at a deep discount to fair value.
Posted on 27 August 2015 | 6:08 am
Recent publications have provided momentum on this topic. First, Daniel Kahneman’s book Thinking Fast & Slow brought system one/system two thinking to a much wider audience. But perhaps more importantly, Byron Sharp’s thinking on the way in which ...
Posted on 26 August 2015 | 7:29 pm
14 cognitive biases that screw up your
Planning fallacy The tendency to underestimate how much time it will take to complete a task. According to psychologist Daniel Kahneman, people generally think they're more capable than they actually are and have greater power to influence the future than ...
Posted on 24 August 2015 | 10:25 pm
How Emotion Hurts Stock Returns
Mr. Thaler’s advice flows from knowing that people are loss averse. It’s an insight he owes to the Nobel Prize-winning psychologist Daniel Kahneman, who has found that a loss yields roughly twice the psychological effect of an equivalent-size gain.
Posted on 23 August 2015 | 6:00 pm
Open Question: Which book? The outliers by
Need to get a book for by bfs 21st b-day. Is there anyone out there who s read both the books?
Posted on 7 August 2016 | 1:52 pm
Open Question: Did Psychologist, Daniel
“We know that people can maintain an unshakable faith in any proposition, however absurd, when they are sustained by a community of like-minded believers.”
Posted on 18 May 2016 | 12:27 am
Resolved Question: What is system one and
Posted on 9 February 2016 | 11:07 am
Resolved Question: Are we animals at this
So,my family is making fun of me when I told them humans ARE animals.RIGHT NOW. Year 2013.AS they were forever.Is there anyone here with the knowledge who can finally explain them that we are animals right now and that we have always been?
Posted on 24 May 2013 | 11:13 pm
Resolved Question: Which of these books are
The belief instinct by Jesse Bering
Incognito by David eagleman
You are not so smart by David McRaney
The power of habit by Charles duhigg
The happiness hypothesis by Jonathan haidt
Thinking, fast and slow by Daniel kahneman
And lastly, the life of pronouns by james pennebaker
Have you read any? And if you have, what did you think? I want to know the absolute best of them.
Posted on 21 April 2013 | 9:17 am