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#behavioural

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Interestingly, human irrationality is a hot topic in economics at the moment. Behavioural economics it's called, on the cusp of economics and psychology.


Evan Davis


#called #cusp #economics #hot #human

Here's a bunch of people practising a new set of behavioural norms. Apparently it didn't work because a lot of them got sick. That's the conclusion. You don't necessarily know why it happened. But you start there.


Kary Mullis


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The same stimuli in the world can be inducing very different experiences internally and it's probably based on a single change in a gene. What I am doing is pulling the gene forward and imaging and doing behavioural tests to understand what that difference is and how reality can be constructed so differently.


David Eagleman


#based #behavioural #change #constructed #difference

The tabloids are like animals, with their own behavioural patterns. There's no point in complaining about them, any more than complaining that lions might eat you.


David Mellor


#any #behavioural #complaining #eat #like

Put simply, behavioural economics argues that human beings' decision-taking is guided by the evolutionary baggage which we bring with us to the present day. Evolution has made us rational to a point, but not perfectly so. It has given us emotions, for example, which programme us to override our rational brain and act more instinctively.


Evan Davis


#baggage #behavioural #beings #brain #bring

Personally, I don't see old economics and behavioural economics as opposed. It is useful to assume people are rational as a good approximation to their long term behaviour, but it would be unwise not to think how in practice their behaviour may deviate from that simplifying assumption.


Evan Davis


#assume #assumption #behaviour #behavioural #deviate

I've had a lot of cognitive behavioural therapy, and am having a family now.


Trisha Goddard


#behavioural #cognitive #family #had #having






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