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Behavioral Economics Crash Course Economics

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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Behavioral economics helps you understand dating, partying, college loans, voter ignorance, and all the choices humans make. Here's our full series.

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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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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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Richard Thaler, Behavioral Science and Economics Professor, University of Chicago; Author, Misbehaving: The Making of Behavioral Economics; Twitter ...

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How and why the economy works… in 3 minutes. Learn More: https://www.learnliberty.org/ At some point in our distant past, a human who had food met another ...

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Rory Sutherland, Vice Chairman of Ogilvy & Mather talks to us about behavioural and economic science. Rory uses examples from travel, marriage, technology, ...

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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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Give yourself the gift of knowledge — subscribe to Big Think Edge: http://bit.ly/bigthinkedge If you're interested in licensing this or any other Big Think clip for ...

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How do companies make money? What are profits? Revenues? How are prices set? This week, Jacob and Adriene are talking business. Whether you're selling ...

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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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Richard Thaler, in conversation with Hal Varian, Google's Chief Economist Richard Thaler, co-author of Nudge, will discuss his new book, Misbehaving: The ...

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This is cut from Crash Course Economics episode one. To watch the full video go to the Crash Course Economics page. I do not own this video, just cut it in ...

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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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We talk a lot about Keynesian economics on this show, pretty much because the real world currently runs on Keynesian principles. That said, there are some ...

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So, if economics is about choices and how we use our resources, econ probably has a lot to say about the environment, right? Right! In simple terms, pollution is ...

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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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In general terms, a heuristic is a method or technique that people use to help them make a decision or solve a problem more quickly. We often use the phrase ...

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Follow along with the course eBook: https://systemsinnovation.io/books/ Take the full course: https://systemsinnovation.io/courses/ Twitter: http://bit.ly/2JuNmXX ...

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There is burgeoning demand in America for greater understanding of the field of Economics. A near-universal lack of sufficient knowledge about topics such as ...

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