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Why Empathy Matters: The Science and Psychology of Better Judgment

J. D. Trout - Psychology - 2010 - 320 pages
A road map to empathic and efficient decisions and policies, constructed from new insights in the science of human judgment Faced with another's suffering, human beings feel ...
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Cognition and Chance: The Psychology of Probabilistic Reasoning

Raymond S. Nickerson - Business & Economics - 2004 - 472 pages
Lack of ability to think probabilistically makes one prone to a variety of irrational fears and vulnerable to scams designed to exploit probabilistic naiveté, impairs decision ...
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Plight of the Fortune Tellers: Why We Need to Manage Financial Risk Differently

Riccardo Rebonato - Business & Economics - 2007 - 304 pages
Today's top financial-risk professionals have come to rely on ever-more sophisticated mathematics in their attempts to come to grips with financial risk. But this excessive ...
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What Was I Thinking?: The Subconscious and Decision-Making

Chris Gates - Psychology - 2014 - 264 pages
Description The 1990s were presidentially proclaimed the decade of the brain. Owing in large part to the work on the neuroscience and clinical applications from that initiative ...
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Using Experimental Methods in Environmental and Resource Economics

John A. List - Business & Economics - 2007 - 198 pages
This book explores frontier work at the intersection of experimental and environmental economics. It focuses on improving benefit - cost analysis, which remains the hallmark of ...
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Teamology: The Construction and Organization of Effective Teams: The ...

Douglass J. Wilde - Psychology - 2008 - 108 pages
Teamology: The Construction and Organization of Effective Teams demonstrates how psychiatrist C. G. Jung s cognition theory, a cornerstone of modern personality typology, may ...
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The Power of Thinking Differently: An Imaginative Guide to Creativity ...

Javy W. Galindo - Business & Economics - 2009 - 250 pages
The Ultimate Road Map of the Creative Process for Problem Solving, Art, Business, Invention, and Living a more Authentic Life Discover the roots of innovation and creative ...
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How Risky Is It, Really?: Why Our Fears Don't Always Match the Facts

David Ropeik - Psychology - 2010 - 288 pages
"Clear, balanced, and lively." -- Steven Pinker, bestselling author of How the Mind Works ARE YOU AFRAID OF THE "RIGHT" RISKS? Do you worry more about radiation from nuclear ...
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Making Decisions: Expert Solutions to Everyday Challenges

Harvard Business School Press - Business & Economics - 2013 - 100 pages
As a manager, you make countless decisions every day. Some are straightforward, such as assigning a team member to a project. Others are far more complex, such as determining ...
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Creative Intelligence: Harnessing the Power to Create, Connect, and Inspire

Bruce Nussbaum - Business & Economics - 2013 - 368 pages
The first book to identify and explore Creative Intelligence as a new form of cultural literacy and a method for driving innovation and sparking start-up capitalism The world ...
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