The Wisdom of Crowds and the Stupidity of Herds
Zeckhauser, Richard (2015-03-11)
Richard Zeckhauser is the Frank P. Ramsey Professor of Political Economy at Harvard University. He pioneered the field of policy analysis and currently addresses an array of policy areas where uncertainty plays a major ...
The Scarcity Mindset and Its Consequences
Shafir, Eldar (2014-09-18)
This talk will review some recent research into the psychology that emerges in contexts of scarcity, and the decisions -- occasionally commendable, often problematic -- that ensue. Some implications for thinking about ...