Are you intelligent — or rational? The question may sound redundant, but in recent years researchers have demonstrated just how distinct those two cognitive attributes actually are. 55 more words
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We submitted our essay to Econometrica, a journal that publishes significant theoretical articles in economics and in decision theory. The choice of venue turned out to be important; if we had published the identical paper in a psychological journal, it would likely have had little impact on economics.
How do you know what to do to improve your teaching? And if you can identify what you need to do get better, how do you know whether what you are doing to try and improve is actually making a difference where it really matters: in developing your students’ learning? 2,176 more words
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This is part six of an eight part series of responses I wrote when reading ‘Conversations on Ethics’ a compilation of ethics based conversations collected by Alex Voorhoeve – A must read for anyone with an interest in ethics – from beginner to expert (which can be found on Amazon here: …