How You Decide: The Science of Human Decision Making

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How You Decide: The Science of Human Decision Making

2016

Scientists have spent centuries trying to discern how we make choices. This course looks at the cutting-edge research revealed via the scientific method to understand and explain the human decision making process. You'll...

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Ryan Hamilton

In This Series

Thinking Scientifically about Decisions
Episode 1
Thinking Scientifically about Decisions
The Two-System Model of Decision Making
Episode 2
The Two-System Model of Decision Making
The Role of Heuristics in Decisions
Episode 3
The Role of Heuristics in Decisions
How Habits Make Decisions Easier
Episode 4
How Habits Make Decisions Easier
Self-Regulation and Choice
Episode 5
Self-Regulation and Choice
The Value Curve and Human Decisions
Episode 6
The Value Curve and Human Decisions
Emotional Influences on Decision Making
Episode 7
Emotional Influences on Decision Making
How Goals Guide Our Decisions
Episode 8
How Goals Guide Our Decisions
Reason-Based Choice
Episode 9
Reason-Based Choice
Mental Accounting as a Factor in Decisions
Episode 10
Mental Accounting as a Factor in Decisions
The Role of Mindsets in Decision Making
Episode 11
The Role of Mindsets in Decision Making
How Consistency Drives Decisions
Episode 12
How Consistency Drives Decisions
Social Influences on Decision Making
Episode 13
Social Influences on Decision Making
Nonconscious Influences on Decision Making
Episode 14
Nonconscious Influences on Decision Making
An Evolutionary View of Decision Making
Episode 15
An Evolutionary View of Decision Making
Regulatory Focus and Human Motivation
Episode 16
Regulatory Focus and Human Motivation
Decision Rules
Episode 17
Decision Rules
How Context Influences Choice
Episode 18
How Context Influences Choice
How Framing Effects Guide Decisions
Episode 19
How Framing Effects Guide Decisions
The Role of Memory in Decisions
Episode 20
The Role of Memory in Decisions
Assortments, Variety, and Choice
Episode 21
Assortments, Variety, and Choice
How Evaluability Affects Decisions
Episode 22
How Evaluability Affects Decisions
Halo Effects and Choice
Episode 23
Halo Effects and Choice
The Four Rs of Decision Making
Episode 24
The Four Rs of Decision Making