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Risk savvy : how to make good decisions

Author: Gerd Gigerenzer
Publisher: New York, New York : Penguin Books, 2015. ©2014
Edition/Format:   Print book : EnglishView all editions and formats
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An essential guide to the science of good decision making, showing how ordinary people can make better decisions for their money, their health, and their families--Back cover.
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Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Gerd Gigerenzer
ISBN: 0143127101 9780143127109 9780670025657 0670025658
OCLC Number: 881869859
Description: viii, 322 pages : illustrations ; 22 cm
Contents: Part 1. The psychology of risk. Are people stupid? ; Certainty is an illusion ; Defensive decision making ; Why do we fear what's unlikely to kill us? --
Part 2: Getting risk savvy. Mind your money ; Leadership and intuition ; Fun and games ; Getting to the heart of romance ; What doctors need to know ; Health care: no decision about me without me ; Banks, cows, and other dangerous things --
Part 3: Start early. Revolutionize school.
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An essential guide to the science of good decision making, showing how ordinary people can make better decisions for their money, their health, and their families--Back cover.

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