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behavioral economics videos 0

10 Videos: an Introduction to Behavioral Economics

Behavioral economics‘ role is growing in explaining why we do thing the way we do and what motivates us. Gone are the days when economists could base their work on rational behavior maximizing the value to homo economicus. Marketing, sales, persuasion, and other business...

Stop Comparing Yourself to Others! 0

Stop Comparing Yourself to Others!

Do you want to be happier? Stop comparing yourself to others! Stop benchmarking yourself, your children, your income or whatever against others. Benchmarking is bullshit! It is based on partial data and external cues that do not tell the complete story. Are you keeping...

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How to Stop Procrastinating? [VIDEO]

Tim Urban knows that procrastination doesn’t make sense, but he’s never been able to shake his habit of waiting until the last minute to get things done. In this hilarious and insightful talk, Urban takes us on a journey through YouTube binges, Wikipedia rabbit...