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A blog about cognitive and behavioural economics. Building mathematical models of how psychology influences economic systems.


Book review: The Choice Factory by Richard Shotton

Sat, 10 Mar 2018 10:46:35 GMT

There are few truly universal books on behavioural science: like most of the others, this one has a particular reader in mind. Richard's reader works in advertising, and it must be a rare advertising executive who still hasn't heard of behavioural economics. Richard therefore heads straight into the meat of the book with little beating around the rational-agent bush. A couple of connected anecdotes start us off and we quickly get to the first of 25 chapters, each on a single bias, that make up...