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Nudge : improving decisions about health, wealth and happiness

Author: Richard H Thaler; Cass R Sunstein
Publisher: London : Penguin, 2009.
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This book is about choices--how we make them and how we can make better ones. Authors Thaler and Sunstein offer a new perspective on preventing the countless mistakes we make-- including ill-advised personal investments, consumption of unhealthy foods, neglect of our natural resources, and other bad decisions. Citing decades of cutting-edge behavioral science research, they demonstrate that sensible "choice  Read more...
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Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Richard H Thaler; Cass R Sunstein
ISBN: 0141040017 9780141040011
OCLC Number: 681535643
Notes: Originally published: New Haven, Conn. : Yale University Press, 2008.
Description: x, 305 p. : ill. ; 20 cm.
Responsibility: Richard H. Thaler and Cass R. Sunstein.

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Every day we make decisions: about the things that we buy or the meals we eat; about the investments we make or our children's health and education; even the causes that we champion or the planet  Read more...

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