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You're about to make a terrible mistake! (book recs)

Book recommendations
Decision intelligence
Behvioral economics
Decision analysis

Here are my favorite books on making better decisions (and avoiding terrible mistakes!)

Decision intelligence (Part 1)

Decision intelligence
Data science
Behvioral economics
Performance improvement

Integrating problem solving, decision quality, performance improvement, and behavioral, data, and information sciences

Never say never: Why I moved from local to state public health

CDPH

On January 4, 2021, I started as the new Director and State Health Officer at the California Department of Public Health (CDPH).

Welcome! ¡Bienvenido!

CDPH

Rebuilding population health blog.

The Book of Why: The new science of cause and effect

Book review
Causal inference
Bayesian networks
Data science

Brilliant introduction to causal inference with many public health examples.

How emotions are made: The secret life of the brain

Book review
Emotions
Neuroscience
Psychology

Most of what we know about our emotions (and how our brains work) is just plain wrong---and sometimes harmful!

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