Tagged: behavioral economics

Myths, Presumptions, and Facts about Obesity

There is a very interesting article about obesity in this week’s New England Journal of Medicine. I recommend it highly to anyone interested in the topic. Myths, Presumptions, and Facts about Obesity K. Casazza and Others | N Engl J Med 2013;368:446-454 To tempt you to look at the full article, here is the list […]

Daniel Kahneman’s “Thinking, Fast and Slow”

The book I am just finishing that is chock full of new ideas, (actually mostly old ideas, but ones that had not been systematically presented) is Daniel Kahneman’s “Thinking, Fast and Slow.” I see it has climbed to the top ten bestsellers among nonfiction. I am loving it. It will be a terrific read for […]