Category: Media

New article out on the collective aggregation effect (+ a podcast)

Several years ago, Rick Larrick and I wondered about an important problem: How do you motivate people to make a contribution when that contribution would represent just a small drop in a bucket, nay, an Olympic-sized pool. Building from our previous work regarding the benefits of increasing the scale upon which fuel consumption is expressed, …

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I wrote a news article and was interviewed on radio about overconfidence

On July 1st I decided to pitch an idea to The Conversation. I have been a long time reader of the┬ánot-for-profit media outlet, which uses content sourced from the academic and research community, and thought it time to contribute. I had recently concluded a literature review on the topic of overconfidence and so thought I …

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