☀️ Recommended viewing

 

2015

Sebastian Wernicke: How to use data to make a hit TV show ☀️

Judson Brewer: A simple way to break a bad habit

2014

Dan Gilbert: The psychology of your future self

Paul Bloom: Can prejudice ever be a good thing?

Ruth Chang: How to make hard choices

Ben Ambridge: 10 myths about psychology, debunked

2013

Colin Camerer: When you’re making a deal, what’s going on in your brain? ☀️

Alex Laskey: How behavioral science can lower your energy bill ☀️

Paul Piff: Does money make you mean? ☀️

Elizabeth Loftus: How reliable is your memory?

Peter Doolittle: How your “working memory” makes sense of the world

2012

Tali Sharot: The optimism bias ☀️

Keith Chen: Could your language affect your ability to save money? ☀️

Dan Ariely: What makes us feel good about our work?

Baba Shiv: Sometimes it’s good to give up the driver’s seat

2011

Daniel Goldstein: The battle between your present and future self ☀️

Shlomo Benartzi: Saving for tomorrow, tomorrow ☀️

Sheena Iyengar: How to make choosing easier

2010

Sheena Iyengar: The art of choosing ☀️

Rory Sutherland: Sweat the small stuff

Esther Duflo: Social experiments to fight poverty

Daniel Kahneman: The riddle of experience vs. memory ☀️

Laurie Santos: A monkey economy as irrational as ours ☀️

Nic Marks: The Happy Planet Index

2009

Dan Ariely: Our buggy moral code ☀️

Sendhil Mullainathan: Solving social problems with a nudge ☀️

Rory Sutherland: Life lessons from an ad man ☀️

Dan Pink: The puzzle of motivation

Arthur Benjamin: Teach statistics before calculus!

Philip Zimbardo: The psychology of time

2008

Dan Ariely: Are we in control of our own decisions? ☀️

Philip Zimbardo: The psychology of evil

2007

Daniel Goleman: Why aren’t we more compassionate?

2006

Michael Shermer: Why people believe weird things

2005

Dan Gilbert: Why we make bad decisions

Barry Schwartz: The paradox of choice ☀️

Peter Donnelly: How juries are fooled by statistics

2004

Steven Levitt: The freakonomics of crack dealing

Malcolm Gladwell: Choice, happiness and spaghetti sauce

Dan Gilbert: The surprising science of happiness ☀️

2003

Steven Pinker: Human nature and the blank slate