Tim Harford: Mr Spock is not as logical as he’d like to think | Curio

Tim Harford: Mr Spock is not as logical as he’d like to think

6 mins | Jun 17, 2021

The problem with Trekky ideals. As the Undercover Economist explains, there are lessons we could learn from Star Trek's most beloved Vulcan. Particularly, and perhaps most interestingly, his sense of rationality may not accurately translate into real life, persistently reflecting a weakness from economists in forecasting.

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