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Avoiding The Rose-Tinted Bias Of Your Memory

As people the sad truth is that our recollection of things is often wholly inaccurate. Whether it’s because of our subjective natures, or because we attach emotional elements or sentimental value to good memories or because we like to see the past better than it was, the present worse than it is, and the future less resolved than it will be, there’s some truth in the claim that we don’t really have great memories. 1,157 more words

Personal Thoughts

Stupidity of Anchoring - A real life example!

I have heard about Anchoring bias during Behavioral Finance lecture by Prof. Sanjay Bakshi. Since then, my mind has been thinking about the situations where i would have subjected myself to the bias. 553 more words

Behavioral Finance

What are the real 'Oppa' rules?

My friend and I were chatting today about my Bias list (currently only has 5 guys) and the possibility of my having to change it into two separate lists: 182 more words


Have You Placed God in a Box?

But Josiah refused to listen to Neco, to whom God had indeed spoken, and he would not turn back. Instead, he disguised himself and led his army into battle on the plain of Megiddo.   550 more words