Thinking, Fast and Slow, by D. Kahneman

  title={Thinking, Fast and Slow, by D. Kahneman},
  author={L. Goldberg},
  journal={Quantitative Finance},
  pages={177 - 179}
  • L. Goldberg
  • Published 2013
  • Economics
  • Quantitative Finance
  • The very same biological machinery that enables us to reason also biases our judgments and slants us toward irrational behavior, leading to predictable human errors that may be impossible to correct. These are the insights of psychologists Daniel Kahneman and Amos Tversky, who collaborated over a quarter century and influenced the theory and practice of economics, finance and political science as well as public policy. Their research earned Kahneman a Nobel Prize in Economics in 2002. Tversky… CONTINUE READING
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