Daniel Kahneman Answers Your Questions

...Two weeks ago, we solicited your questions for Princeton psychology professor and Nobel laureate  Daniel Kahneman, whose new book is called Thinking, Fast and Slow. You responded by...

Daniel Kahneman, Nobel Laureate and Author of Thinking, Fast and Slow Takes Your Questions

...One of the first times I met Danny Kahneman was over dinner, just after SuperFreakonomics was published. Shortly after we were introduced, Danny said, “I enjoyed your new...

Daniel Kahneman Calls for Change

...Nobel laureate and frequent Freakonomics visitor Daniel Kahneman (author of Thinking, Fast and Slow )  has written an open letter to psychologists who work on social priming, calling for them “to...

How To Win A Nobel Prize: A New Freakonomics Radio Episode

...tells me that he was asked many years ago to write a report, he was commissioned to write a report on the work of Daniel Kahneman and Amos Tversky ,...

Blind to Our Own Blindness: Wisdom from Danny Kahneman

...I recently had the chance to read an advance copy of an outstanding book by Daniel Kahneman entitled Thinking, Fast and Slow. The book will be published this fall....

100 Ways to Fight Obesity: Full Transcript

...the Robert Wood Johnson Foundation. Mary STORY: I’m Mary Story, I’m at the School of Public Health at the University of Minnesota.   Daniel KAHNEMAN: I’m Daniel Kahneman, I’m a...

Do Boycotts Work?

...  * [MUSIC: The Hitchhikers, “ Mr. Fortune ” ] It would certainly seem as if the Montgomery Bus Boycott accomplished its goal. Or did it? DANIEL DIERMEIER: Being able...

What Makes a Rogue Trader Tick? A Q&A with FT Columnist John Gapper

...will go to the riskiest places. Q. You also spend a bit of time discussing the work of Daniel Kahneman. He’s considered a bit of a god around here. Were...

Would You Let a Coin Toss Decide Your Future? Full Transcript

...Daniel Herrington to introduce himself, tell you what he does, this is what he says: Daniel HERRINGTON: Uh, Hi, this is Daniel Herrington, and I work for ARPA-E, the Advanced...

Confessions of a Racecar Driver

...Last week we got an email from a reader named Daniel Herrington. He had just finished listening to our podcast, “The Upside of Quitting,” and wanted to tell us...