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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Enjoyable read and well researched with rich anecdotes. - Goodreads
found it difficult to read. - Goodreads
Fascinating insights into human thought and behaviour! - Goodreads
Nicely researched book on decision architecture. - Goodreads
I found myself frustrated by the circuitous writing. - Goodreads
Lots of great tips and examples. - Goodreads

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User Review  - unclebob53703 - LibraryThing

What it's like to be a funeral director, written by a poet. Much better than I'm making it sound Read full review

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User Review  - Richard - Goodreads

Very nice behavioural economics which can be used for public policy. Definitely recommend for anyone interested in either of the two fields. 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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