Neo-classical (mainstream) economic theory operates under the assumption that human beings are rationally self-interested optimizers. Rational here, in its most modest form, denotes that people consistently apply an appropriate (i.e., reasonably well-suited) set of means toward the achievement of their goals. 669 more words
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… and how to use data for analytics.
That was the headline on the Royal College of General Practitioners (“RCGP” – UK family physicians) website today. 682 more words
Are we consciously aware of why we make the decisions we make?
You’re sitting in the doctors office wondering which will take longer – the wait or the actual appointment – when a new patient walks in and drops their planner right in front of you, scattering numerous papers across the floor. 761 more words