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Richard Thaler: how to change minds and influence people

7 mins | Mar 23, 2018

We are imperfect beings. We eat snack foods and go binge drinking, but for too long economists ignored this. They expected us to fit rational models. But Thaler knew better. Tim Harford, writing in the Financial Times, explores how Nobel Laureate Richard Thaler went from being a lazy student to one of the most influential economists of his generation.

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From Financial Times