Nudge: Improving Decisions about Health, Wealth, and Happiness

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Yale University Press, 2008 - Business & Economics - 293 pages
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style="MARGIN: 0in 0in 0pt">A groundbreaking discussion of how we can apply the new science of choice architecture to nudge people toward decisions that will improve their lives by making them healthier, wealthier, and more free
  

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Nudge by Richard H. Thaler and Cass B. Sunstein. This was one of The Economist magazine's Books of the Year in 2008. Thaler and Sunstein are behavioral economists who show several examples of how ... Read full review

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This book started off with a human behavioral psychology flavor, citing a number of the well-known studies in this field. While these grace just about every book loosely based on psychology, the rest ... Read full review

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Contents

Section 1
17
Section 2
18
Section 3
40
Section 4
53
Section 5
61
Section 6
72
Section 7
81
Section 8
101
Section 13
157
Section 14
159
Section 15
175
Section 16
183
Section 17
199
Section 18
207
Section 19
215
Section 20
229

Section 9
103
Section 10
118
Section 11
132
Section 12
145
Section 21
236
Section 22
252
Section 23
255
Section 24
263

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About the author (2008)

Thaler is the Henrietta Louis Johnson Professor of Economics at the Johnson Graduate School of Management at Cornell University.

Cass R. Sunstein is Felix Frankfurter Professor of Law at Harvard University.

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