In his latest book, Give Yourself a Nudge: Helping Smart People Make Smarter Personal and Business Decisions, decision-making expert Ralph L. Keeney, PhD, Professor Emeritus at the Fuqua School of Business of Duke University, hits a home run with a practical playbook for making better personal and professional decisions immediately.
Most of what we know about our emotions (and how our brain works) is just plain wrong—and sometimes harmful! Myth: our emotions are hard-wired by evolution in our “limbic” (“reptilian”) brain and emotions are “triggered.
Causal reasoning is at the core of everything we see, do, and imagine. Causal inference is the foundation of scientific thinking and reasoning. Every explicit decision we make is the realization of causal thinking.