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Risk savvy : how to make good decisions

Author: Gerd Gigerenzer
Publisher: London, England : Allen Lane/Penguin Books, 2014.
Edition/Format:   Print book : EnglishView all editions and formats
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"Risk-taking is essential for innovation, fun, and the courage to face the uncertainties in life. Yet for many important decisions, we are often presented with statistics and probabilities that we don't really understand and we inevitably rely on experts in the relevant fields—policy makers, financial advisors, doctors—to analyse and choose for us. But what if they don't quite understand the way the information is  Read more...
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Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Gerd Gigerenzer
ISBN: 9781846144745 1846144744
OCLC Number: 868380302
Description: 322 pages : illustrations ; 24 cm
Responsibility: Gerd Gigerenzer.

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