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Behavioral Economics Crash Course Econ 27

Why do people buy the stuff they buy? In classical economics, most models assume that consumers behave rationally. As you've probably noticed in your real ...

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How much should you get paid for your job? Well, that depends on a lot of factors. Your skill set, the demand for the skills you have, and what other people are ...

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Would you like to play a game, Dr. Falken? Actually, this episode isn't really about games, or Matthew Broderick, or Thermonuclear War. But enough with the ...

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What is a monopoly? It turns out, it's more than just a board game. It's a terrible, terrible economic practice in which giant corporations dominate markets and hurt ...

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This is a quick overview of The Ultimatum Game. It is a super fun activity and a great way to show that people don't just look at money when they make decisions.

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They say money can't buy happiness, but who are they? Can money buy happiness? The answer is: sort of. While money may not be able to buy true happiness, ...

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BE BRIGHT: "Overcome your fear of making a mistake. Take a bold stance, an active role in big life situations. Calculate the risk, and take control!" In the spirit of ...

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This video introduces the concept of the disposition effect and discusses how it differs from related behavioral biases such as a false belief in mean reversion ...

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Audience Question: Where do you think reality falls between so-called rational economics and behavioral economics? --On the Bonus Show: Tax cuts don't lead ...

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This video introduces the rationale behind the disposition effect- the tendency to sell winning stocks and hold losing stocks- via an investing thought exercise.

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Behavioural Economics tries to mix insights from Psychology with Economics, and looks at problems through the eye of a “Human”, rather than an “Econ”. It uses ...

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Duke professor Dan Ariely has little faith in human rationality.

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Serious Science - http://serious-science.org Economist Sacha Bourgeois-Gironde on human's economic behavior, animal's behavior research, and human ...

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This video gives a brief discussion about when and why deviations from economic rationality are meaningful and worth documenting and studying, as told to my ...

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Is Immigration good or bad? Immigration is a touchy subject in the United States. The 2016 election has been filled with debate about the subject, and both ...

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This week Jacob and Adriene teach you about marginal analysis, which you're using RIGHT NOW! The video is coming from inside the house! Or something.

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Behavioural Economics and Government Policy - Video covering Behavioural Economics and Government Policy. How can behavioural economic influence and ...

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Faculty cochairs Francesca Gino and John Beshears discuss the concept of behavioral economics. Behavioral economics is a disciple that combines insights ...

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Why is health care so expensive? Once again, there are a lot of factors in play. Jacob and Adriene look at the many reasons that health care in the US is so ...

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