In Part 5, I will finally talk about the really fun stuff: behavioral economics in action. In this article we’ll see how the real world applications of behavioral economics, from retirement savings to global warming, impact our daily lives and have the potential to change the world.Read More
Today I share with you a chapter from my book Community Heroes. At the end of this chapter, I’ll share a few thoughts and personal insights about it and discuss what inspired me to write this specific chapter.
People say that I don’t promote my book enough. This is very true. However, if I truly value myself and the content that I have produced over the years (including my book), it is my responsibility to share it with the world instead of waiting for people to miraculously discover it. It’s time to be proud of my work.Read More
Apparently I’ve written over 200 articles/blog posts during my lifetime. From football to dating to Quora to why my high school experience in America was terrible, I’ve written about an entertaining mix of topics. As a result, I decided to take a moment to revisit some of my favorite and most interesting content that I’ve written over the years.Read More
Those at the forefront of the behavioral economics movement were taking a huge risk by championing this new field and challenging the status quo. But who were these brave intellectual warriors? In Part 4 of the series, we meet the brave troublemakers that tried to bring this radical change to the field of economics.Read More
If you attended my book talk and signing at Main Street Books on June 21, here are the books/articles I mentioned during my talk.Read More
Change happens very slowly, then all at once. This seems to have been the case for behavioral economics as well. However, behavioral economics was far too isolated. In order to create the paradigm shift in the profession, it had to get out there and prove its worth to the world. It not only had to become respected by traditional economics, but also had to convince psychologists to join the team.Read More