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Our Propensity to Predict

May 3, 2012

Why is it that we are so – gullible, fascinated, obsessed – with forecasts?  Jason Zweig writes in his book, Your Money and Your Brain:  How the New Science of Neuroeconomics Can Help Make You Rich, asserts that there is a human...

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