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User Review  - strandbooks - LibraryThing

I finished Nudge and hit my goal of 52 books in 2017. This is the book my work book club is reading for our first meeting. I made the mistake of suggesting a book I hadn't read. Why do I break my own ... Read full review

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User Review  - Razinha - LibraryThing

Disappointing, particularly given the pedigree of the authors. Simple concept (done better by others, by the way), coined phrase ("libertarian paternalism"?), people need, even want, to have their ... Read full review

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User Review  - Parthurbook - LibraryThing

A central premise that can change the way you see - and think about - the world. The first section is insightful and well-written. Equally, the second section (about 'Money'). BUT the second half of ... Read full review

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User Review  - justindtapp - LibraryThing

Nudge by Richard H. Thaler and Cass B. Sunstein. This was one of The Economist magazine's Books of the Year in 2008. Thaler and Sunstein are behavioral economists who show several examples of how ... Read full review

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User Review  - ericadrayton - LibraryThing

I couldn't continue to subject myself to a man referring to a 'normal society' as Homer Simpsons. When he started out by explaining to the reader (me) what a footnote is he lost my respect. I can't ... Read full review

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User Review  - IanMPindar - LibraryThing

This book took me 5 years to read! Yes, five years! When I was working a mad full time job and there was no one in the house to receive deliveries during the week, it always befell me to go the Post ... Read full review

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User Review  - IanMPindar - LibraryThing

This book took me 5 years to read! Yes, five years! When I was working a mad full time job and there was no one in the house to receive deliveries during the week, it always befell me to go the Post ... Read full review

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User Review  - nbmars - LibraryThing

As you struggle with New Year's resolutions, you might want to consider consulting this book for guidance. At the time this book was published, both authors were professors at the University of ... Read full review

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User Review  - mantvius - LibraryThing

Even better than "Thinking, Fast and Slow" !!! Read full review

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User Review  - Cheryl_in_CC_NV - LibraryThing

Skimmed the last chapters. Some of the suggestions have already been implemented. I've read enough psychology & related books already. Read full review


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