"Daniel Kahneman is among the most influential psychologists in history and certainly the most important psychologist alive today. * * * His work has reshaped social psychology, cognitive science, the study of reason and of happiness, and behavioral economics, a field that he and his collaborator Amos Tversky helped to launch. The appearance of Thinking, Fast and Slow is a major event. " (Steven Pinker, Harvard College Professor of Psychology)
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Earlier this year, a prominent friend of mine was tasked with coming up with a list of behavioral economics book recommendations for the military leaders of a G7 country and I was on the limited email list asking for input. Yikes. While I read a lot and I’ve offered up books to sports teams and …